Released Date
October 8, 1998
Distributor
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
Genre
Drama
Rating
R
Budget
$80,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$22,852,487 + $0 = $22,852,487
68

Oprah Winfrey

as Sethe

76

Danny Glover

as Paul D.

49

Thandie Newton

as Beloved

43

Wes Bentley

as Schoolteacher's Nephew

56

Hill Harper

as Halle

55

Kimberly Elise

as Denver

87

Irma P. Hall

as Ella

1922-2000

Jason Robards Jr.

as Mr. Bodwin

58

Lisa Gay Hamilton

as Younger Sethe

74

Jude Ciccolella

as Schoolteacher

1920-2000

Beah Richards

as Baby Suggs

81

Harry Northup

as Sheriff

About Beloved

Based on the book by Toni Morrison, in which a slave is visited by the spirit of a mysterious young woman

About

A former slave of the Civil War is haunted by a poltergeist and visited by a reincarnation of her daughter. Jonathan Demme directed the movie.

Trivia

The film was a box office bomb, earningĀ $22.9 million on an $80 million budget. It did, however, receive an Oscar nomination for Best Costume Design.