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Soul Man (1986)


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Title: Soul Man (1986)

Tagline: A comedy with heart and soul

Genre: Comedy

Director: Steve Miner

Cast: C. Thomas Howell, Rae Dawn Chong, Arye Gross, James Earl Jones, Melora Hardin, Leslie Nielsen, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, David Reynolds, Amy Stoch, Ron Reagan, Jeff Altman, Jerry Pavlon

Release: 1986-10-24

Runtime: 104

Plot: A caucasian prospective grad student's affluent family won't pay his way through law school, so he takes tanning pills to darken his skin in order to qualify for an African-American scholarship at Harvard. He soon gets more than he bargained for, as he begins to learn what life is really like for blacks in America.
Soul Man (1986)