Buck and the Preacher
Sidney Poitier made his directorial debut with this 1972 action-comedy about odd couple Buck (Poitier) and an ex-con preacher (Harry Belafonte) who battle bounty hunters while leading a group of former slaves to Western settlements. Poitier and Belafonte click, Ruby Dee and Cameron Mitchell co-star, and jazz great Benny Carter charted the film's distinctive score.
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- Sidney Poitier
PGAdult content, brief nudity, graphic violence.
Widescreen 1.85:1, Full Screen 1.33:1, Unmatted 1.33:1Subtitles
Chinese Simplified, English, Korean, Spanish (Neutral)Closed captioned
YesLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital Mono, Portuguese: Dolby Digital MonoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access; talent files; theatrical poster still; theatrical trailers for Buck and the Preacher, A Raisin in the Sun, To Sir, With Love, and Brother John.
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Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it