The Question: What Alice Walker novel was made into a Steven Spielberg film?
Saving Private Ryan
The Color Purple
The Color Purple is a 1985 American epic coming-of-age period drama film directed by Steven Spielberg, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning 1982 novel of the same name by Alice Walker. The film stars Whoopi Goldberg in her breakthrough role, along with Danny Glover and Oprah Winfrey. The Color Purple movingly depicts the growing up and self-realization of a young African-American girl named Celie Harris (Whoopi Goldberg), who overcomes oppression and abuse to find fulfillment and independence. The film was nominated for 11 Academy Awards but failed to win any of them, tying the record for the most Oscar nominations without a single win.
The Answer: The correct answer is The Color Purple.