Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Movies
Drama
The Great Debaters
True story of professor Melvin B. Tolson who formed a debate team at a small, African American college in the 1930s. The team went on to beat Harvard in the national debate championships. Rated PG-13 for depiction of strong thematic material including violence and disturbing images, and for language and brief sexuality.
Cast: Forest Whitaker, Denzel Washington, Kimberly Elise, Gina Ravera, Jurnee Smollett
Produced by: Oprah Winfrey, Todd Black, Denzel Washington, Kate Forte, Joe Roth
Directed by: Denzel Washington
Written by: Suzan-Lori Parks, Robert Eisele
Running time: 2hr 3min
Opens: Dec 25, 2007 Nationwide
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