Uncle Tom’s Fairy Tales (1969)

Missing Trailer

Director: Penelope Spheeris

Writer(s): Unknown

Starring: Richard Pryor, Franklyn Ajaye

Synopsis: A comedy about a white man going on trial for raping a black woman.

Release Date: Unreleased | Length: Unknown | Genre: Comedy, Drama | Certificate: Unknown

Note: Original title “Uncle Tom’s Fairy Tales: The Movie For Homosexuals”. According to ScreenRant: Pryor’s role in the film was unknown and it is unclear how much of the film was finished, though a copy of the negatives presumably exists, implying that most of principal photography was finished. Penelope Spheeris supposedly stole the only copy of the negatives, which Pryor had accused his wife of destroying due to her jealousy of his time spent on the project.

 

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