Mister Johnson

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Mister Johnson
Mister Johnson.jpg
Directed by Bruce Beresford
Produced by Michael Fitzgerald
Written by Joyce Cary, William Boyd
Music by Georges Delerue
Cinematography Peter James
Edited by Humphrey Dixon
Distributed by 20th Century Fox
Release date
1990 (UK)
March 22, 1991 (USA)
Running time
97 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Box office $1,464,242

Mister Johnson is a 1990 American drama film based on the 1939 novel by Joyce Cary. The film was entered into the 41st Berlin International Film Festival, where Maynard Eziashi won the Silver Bear for Best Actor.[1]

The film was shot in Toro, Nigeria. In addition to the film, there was a 1956 stage version starring, among others, Robert Earl Jones.



  1. ^ "Berlinale: 1991 Prize Winners". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2011-03-26. 

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