Pour: Danny Glover
Willard E Pugh
Director: Steven Spielberg
Release date: December 18, 1985
An epic story spanning forty years in the life of Celie, a Southern African American woman who survives incredible abuse and bigotry. After Celie’s abusive father marries her off to the equally degrading ‘Mister’ Albert Johnson, things only get worse and Celie has to keep company wherever she goes. She perseveres and holds onto her dream of one day being reunited with her sister in Africa.
The Color Purple isn’t currently on Netflix. Movies and series come and go on the streaming service quite often, unless they’re Netflix Originals. A Netflix account starts at $9.99 and gives you full access to their library with ad-free viewing.
You’re not on Hulu either! But pricing for this streaming service currently starts at $6.99 per month, or $69.99 for the year. It’s $12.99 per month for the ad-free version, $64.99 per month for Hulu + Live TV, or $70.99 for the ad-free Hulu + Live TV.
At the time of writing, The Color Purple is not on Disney+. Disney+ focuses primarily on Disney’s own animated films and other Disney-owned and Disney-distributed works. The current monthly price for those interested in the streaming platform is $7.99.
Yes! The Color Purple can be viewed on HBO Max. There is plenty of content from HBO Max for $14.99 per month, such a subscription is ad-free and gives you access to all the titles in HBO Max’s library. The streaming platform announced an ad-supported version priced at $9 $.99 per month costs a lot less.
As of now, The Color Purple is not available to watch for free on Amazon Prime Video. You can still buy or rent other movies through their service.
The Color Purple is not available to watch on Peacock at the time of writing. Peacock offers a subscription that costs $4.99 per month or $49.99 per year for a premium account. Like its namesake, the streaming platform is free, but content is limited.
The color purple isn’t on Paramount Plus either. Paramount Plus has two subscription options: the basic version of the ad-supported service Paramount+ Essential costs $4.99 per month and an ad-free premium plan costs $9.99 per month.
No dice. The Color Purple is not currently streaming on the Apple TV+ library. You can watch many other top-notch shows and movies like Mythic Quest, Teddy Lasso, and Wolfwalkers from the Apple TV Plus library for a monthly fee of $4.99.
No luck. The Color Purple cannot be viewed on Direct TV. If you’re interested in other movies and shows, Direct TV has plenty of other options that might intrigue you.