The Great Debaters

The Great Debaters

When the nation was in need, he inspired them to give us hope. Dec. 27, 2007 USA 126 Min. PG-13
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Denzel Washington isMelvin B. Tolson
Melvin B. Tolson
Nate Parker isHenry Lowe
Henry Lowe
Forest Whitaker isDr. James Farmer Sr.
Dr. James Farmer Sr.
Denzel Whitaker isJames Farmer Jr.
James Farmer Jr.
Kimberly Elise isPearl Farmer
Pearl Farmer
Jermaine Williams isHamilton Burgess
Hamilton Burgess
Gina Ravera isRuth Tolson
Ruth Tolson
John Heard isSheriff Dozier
Sheriff Dozier
Devyn A. Tyler isHelen Farmer
Helen Farmer
Trenton McClain Boyd isNathaniel Farmer
Nathaniel Farmer

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.

Original title The Great Debaters
IMDb Rating 7.5 54,404 votes
TMDb Rating 7.2 321 votes

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