An American Girl Story - Melody 1963: Love Has to Win (2016) - Rotten Tomatoes

An American Girl Story - Melody 1963: Love Has to Win (2016)

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Set in Detroit during the Civil Rights Movement, "An American Girl Story - Melody 1963: Love Has to Win examines the joyful life and troubled times of an irrepressible 10-year-old African-American girl whose vivid imagination and creativity reinforce her optimism. When shocking national events threaten her sense of security, Melody must find inner strength to restore her hope for a better world.

Cast

Marsai Martin
as Melody Ellison
Idara Victor
as Frances Ellison
Frances Fisher
as Miss Abbot
Frankie Faison
as Frank Ellison
Dara Iruka
as Lorraine
Matthew Foster
as Principal Davis
Briana Lane
as Val, Sales Clerk
Chuck McCollum
as Store Manager
Rocky McMurray
as Mr. Schuler
Libby Ewing
as Mother in Store
Joelle Better
as Daughter in Store
Isabel Myers
as Mary Beth
Daija Bickham
as Neighborhood Girl
Skyelar Wesley
as Neighborhood Girl
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Critic Reviews for An American Girl Story - Melody 1963: Love Has to Win

All Critics (2)

This movie gives kids a lot of credit in terms of storytelling and content.

December 20, 2017 | Full Review…

Indomitable girl speaks up for civil rights in sweet story.

October 25, 2016 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

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