Skip to main content
Loading... Playback error. Retrying...Error loading Video. Please try again later. Buffering...Now Playing: The Summer of Ben TylerPaused: The Summer of Ben Tyler
Report Issue
Switch to the legacy player
Poster Image
Rated: 6.6 out of 10 with 167 votes.
Set early during World War II, the film has a lot to say about love, honor, relationships, commitment and power. Keeping their promise to their dying black housekeeper, a white family takes in her teenage mentally-slow son. The movie details the joys and conflicts the family faces as a result of their decision.
Show More
Show Less
6.6N/AUnited StatesEnglishIMDbTrailer
Main Actors:
Temple Rayburn
Celia Rayburn
Spencer Maitland
Nell Rayburn
Junius Maitland
Chief Sam Thompkins
Rosetta Tyler
Suellen
Title:The Summer of Ben Tyler
Release Date:
Directed by:Arthur Allan Seidelman
Genres:Drama
Keywords:Racial-SegregationRacism
You may also like these Movies:
Full Metal Jacket
1987
8.9
Full Metal Jacket
Full Metal Jacket
1987
Drama, War
Freedom Writers
2007
8.2
Freedom Writers
Freedom Writers
2007
Crime, Drama
Crash
2005
8.3
Crash
Crash
2005
Drama
Bound by Honor
1993
8.6
Bound by Honor
Bound by Honor
1993
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Running Scared
2006
8.0
Running Scared
Running Scared
2006
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
The Dukes of Hazzard: The Beginning
2007
5.5
The Dukes of Hazzard: The Beginning
The Dukes of Hazzard: The Beginning
2007
Action, Adventure, Comedy, TV-Movie
Ip Man
2008
7.2
Ip Man
Ip Man
2008
Drama, Action, History
District 9
2009
8.5
District 9
District 9
2009
Science-Fiction
Don\'t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood
1996
7.3
Don\'t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood
Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood
1996
Comedy
Remember the Titans
2000
8.4
Remember the Titans
Remember the Titans
2000
Drama
The Help
2011
8.6
The Help
The Help
2011
Drama
Django Unchained
2012
9.0
Django Unchained
Django Unchained
2012
Drama, Western