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    The Hurricane (1999)

    AGGREGATED SCORE: Directed By: Norman Jewison Written By: Armyan Bernstein, Dan Gordon Synopsis: The film tells the story of middleweight boxer Rubin Carter, who was convicted of committing a triple murder in a bar in Paterson, New Jersey. His sentence was set aside after he had spent nearly 20 years in prison. The film concentrates […] More

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    The Great Debaters (2007)

    AGGREGATED SCORE: Directed By: Denzel Washington Written By: Robert Eisele Synopsis: The true story of a brilliant but politically radical debate team coach who uses the power of words to transform a group of underdog African-American college students into a historical powerhouse that took on the Harvard elite. Denzel Washington Nate Parker Jurnee Smollett-Bell Denzel Whitaker […] More

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    Remember The Titans (2000)

    AGGREGATED SCORE: Directed By: Boaz Yakin Written By: Gregory Allen Howard Synopsis: After leading his football team to 15 winning seasons, coach Bill Yoast is demoted and replaced by Herman Boone – tough, opinionated and as different from the beloved Yoast as he could be. The two men learn to overcome their differences and turn […] More

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    Cry Freedom (1987)

    AGGREGATED SCORE: Directed By: Richard Attenborough Written By: John Briley Synopsis: A dramatic story, based on actual events, about the friendship between two men struggling against apartheid in South Africa in the 1970s. Donald Woods is a white liberal journalist in South Africa who begins to follow the activities of Stephen Biko, a courageous and […] More

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    Flight (2012)

    AGGREGATED SCORE: Directed By: Robert Zemeckis Written By: John Gatins Synopsis: Commercial airline pilot Captain William “Whip” Whitaker Sr. who is fighting trauma and a substance abuse problem, manages to avert certain disaster by making a daring crash-landing when his plane malfunctions. However, his heroic actions are later brought into question when an investigation into […] More

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    Glory (1989)

    AGGREGATED SCORE: Directed By: Edward Zwick Written By: Kevin Jarre, Lincoln Kirstein Starring: Matthew Broderick Denzel Washington Cary Elwes Morgan Freeman Andre Braugher John Finn Donovan Leitch Jr. During the American Civil War, Captain (armed forces) Robert Gould Shaw, injured at Battle of Antietam, is sent home to Boston on medical leave. Shaw accepts a […] More

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    The Hurricane (1999)

    AGGREGATED SCORE: Directed By: Norman Jewison Written By: Armyan Bernstein Main Cast: Denzel Washington   (Rubin Carter)Vicellous Shannon   (Lesra)Deborah Kara Unger   (Lisa)Liev Schreiber   (Sam)John Hannah   (Terry)Dan Hedaya   (Della Pesca)Debbi Morgan   (Mae Thelma)Rod Steiger   (Judge Sarokin) The film tells the story of middleweight boxer Rubin Carter, who was convicted of committing a triple murder in a bar […] More

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    The Life and Myths of Stanley Kubrick

    His grand project completed. A masterpiece long in the making. 20 years after optioning the rights to the book Traumnovelle, Stanley Kubrick handed over his adaptation and final cut of the film Eyes Wide Shut to his movie bosses at Warner Brothers. In the Guinness Book of Records under longest consecutive shoot at over 400 […] More