Here a 8 Must-Know Facts About The Color Purple Movie

1. The story began as a Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Alice Walker. 

2. Steven Spielberg's 1985 film was a critical success, garnering 11 Oscar nominations. 

3. The Broadway adaptation won a Tony for Best Revival of a Musical in 2016. 

4. The latest movie features a stellar cast, including Fantasia Barrino and Taraji P. Henson. 

5. Director Blitz Bazawule brings a fresh perspective to the movie's 2023 adaptation. 

6. The new film incorporates vibrant musical numbers, bringing the story to life. 

7. 'The Color Purple' is celebrated for its cultural impact on African American storytelling. 

8. This adaptation continues the legacy, inspiring new generations with its timeless message.