The Color Purple on Netflix: Release Date & Details


The Color Purple is a drama movie directed by Steven Spielberg. This movie was released on Saturday, October 1, 2022, and currently has a 7.7 rating on IMDb.

Is The Color Purple on Netflix?

Yes, The Color Purple is out now on Netflix. You can stream The Color Purple starting Saturday, October 1, 2022, at 12 AM PT / 3 AM ET. Discover all new series and films released on October 1st and check out what’s new on Netflix in October 2022.

Below you can view The Color Purple plot, streaming info, reviews, and more about the movie.

Release date Saturday, October 1, 2022
Time 3:00 AM ET / 12:00 AM PT
Stream Netflix
Starring Danny Glover, Whoopi Goldberg, Oprah Winfrey
Genre Drama
Rating PG-13

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Movie summary

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

The Color Purple is a movie released in 1986. You can view the official website and The Color Purple on Netflix for more information.


The Color Purple is a drama movie with a 73% score on Rotten Tomatoes and IMDb audience rating of 7.7 (96,860 votes).

IMDb 7.7
RottenTomatoes 73%
MetaCritic 78

Age Rating

Here is what parents should to know – The Color Purple parental rating is PG-13. A PG-13 content rating means parents should be strongly cautioned, as some material may be inappropriate for children under 13.

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