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Drama Comedy Rated: 18+ (R)19701h 40mOn: Free Services Prime Video The Criterion Channel Country: America

Jeff Gerber, a racist insurance agent and fitness freak, lives in a typical suburban neighborhood. But Jeff's bigoted world of taunting and harassing black people on and off the job is turned upside down when his skin inexplicably turns dark overnight. As Jeff tries to come to terms with this unexplained phenomenon that has befallen him, he soon becomes the victim himself, when all of his friends and neighbors suddenly shun and harass him.Watermelon Man featuring Godfrey Cambridge and Estelle Parsons is streaming with subscription on Prime Video, streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, free on PlutoTV, and 6 others. It's a comedy and drama movie with an average IMDb audience rating of 6.6 (1,816 votes).

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Available to watch free online (PlutoTV).

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & The Criterion Channel).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 3 others).

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Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

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#18,947 Ranked Movie

#937 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#2546 Ranked in Movies on Prime Video

#6637 Ranked in Comedy Movies

Watermelon Man has an average IMDb audience rating of 6.6 (1,816 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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