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4 MOVIES 1 DVD: THE RIVER NIGER – 1976 – BLOODTIDE – 1982 - DEADLY DRIFTER – 1982 - RESTING PLACE – 1986

4 MOVIES 1 DVD: THE RIVER NIGER – 1976 – BLOODTIDE – 1982 - DEADLY DRIFTER – 1982 - RESTING PLACE – 1986
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- THE RIVER NIGER – 1976

Director: Krishna Shah

Stars: Cicely Tyson, James Earl Jones, Louis Gossett Jr.

An intimate look at life in the ghetto: Johnny Williams is a house painter who moonlights as a poet, struggling to financially and emotionally support his cancer-ridden wife Mattie. But times are tough and the poverty-troubled streets are even tougher, and it takes every ounce of Johnny's love and courage for the couple to make it through their strife, finding redemption in the River Niger.



- BLOODTIDE – 1982

Director: Richard Jefferies

Stars: James Earl Jones, Jos้ Ferrer, Lila Kedrova

An adventurer hunting for treasure in Greece accidentally frees a monster that forces local villagers to sacrifice virgins.



- DEADLY DRIFTER – 1982

Actors: Peter Coyote, Jim Haynie, Scott Beach, Danny Glover

Directors: Eli Hollander

Rooted in a novel written by Ronald Sukenick, Deadly Drifter is an atypical, covertly satirical film that archives the life of a nomadic philosopher who contemplates American culture and strives to discover himself.



- RESTING PLACE – 1986

Director: John Korty

Stars: John Lithgow, Richard Bradford, Morgan Freeman

The mysterious death of an army officer comes under investigation by Major Kendall Laird as the young soldier's parents seek an honorable burial place, out of respect for their son. The parents are assisted by their neighbor, Mrs. McAlister, in their patriotic and racially divided community.