The Color Purple

The Color Purple came out in February (1986) but when will it come to Netflix?

Here is everything you need to know about The Color Purple release date on Netflix (USA). Details include the date it was added to Netflix, the ratings, cast, the plot, and more. Scroll down for more information.

The Color Purple is a drama movie directed by Steven Spielberg. The film was initially released on February 7, 1986, and has a 7.7 rating on IMDb.

The Color Purple is coming out on Netflix on October 1, 2022. Let’s look at the cast, movie plot, reviews, and what’s new on Netflix. โฌ‡๏ธ

Movie Name
The Color Purple
Release Year
1986 (US)
2 hours 34 minutes
IMDd Rating
Steven Spielberg
Original Release Date
February 7, 1986
How to Watch
IMDb Website
June 2024

๐Ÿ“… All release dates

The Color Purple is came out coming out on Netflix on Saturday, October 1, 2022. We use publicly available data such as NetflixSchedule and NetflixDates to ensure that our release date information is accurate. Some Netflix titles are considered original in one country but not in another and may not be available in your region. Moreover, dates may change, so check back often as we update this page.

๐Ÿ“ฝ๏ธ Theater Release Date
February 7, 1986 (US)
๐Ÿ“€ Netflix DVD Release Date
๐Ÿ“บ Netflix Streaming
October 1, 2022

You can start watching The Color Purple at 3:01 AM ET (Eastern) on the east coast and 12:01 AM PT (Pacific) if you’re on the west coast. And, 2:01 AM CT (Central), 1:01 AM MST (Mountain).

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๐ŸŽž๏ธ Plot

A black Southern woman struggles to find her identity after suffering abuse from her father and others over four decades.

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘งโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ Cast

The Color Purple is starring Danny Glover, Whoopi Goldberg, Oprah Winfrey.

โญ Reviews

IMDb: The Color Purple has an IMDb rating of 7.7/10 based on 86,746 user votes.

Rotten Tomatoes: Rotten Tomatoes gave The Color Purple a 88% score.

Please note, these reviews are only accurate at the time of writing. The Color Purple reviews will be updated regularly.

๐Ÿง Rated

The Color Purple is rated: PG-13. A PG-13 rating is a caution by the Rating Board to parents as some content needs to be examined or inquired into by parents before they let their children under 13 attend. PG-13 - Parents strongly cautioned.

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โ‰๏ธ FAQ

Who is the director of The Color Purple?
The Color Purple was produced by Amblin Entertainment, Warner Bros. Pictures, and The Guber-Peters Company, with a budget of $15 million and was initially released on February 7, 1986.

Where you can stream The Color Purple?
You can stream The Color Purple on Amazon Video or Netflix. Visit The Color Purple official website for more details.

Is The Color Purple a Netflix Original?
The Color Purple is a movie released in 1986.

When did The Color Purple come out?
The Color Purple was originally released on Friday, February 7, 1986. The film has been released approximately 38 years, 3 months, and 26 days ago.

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