Something the Lord Made

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Plot Summary
Although Vivien Thomas (Mos Def), a black man in the 1930s, is originally hired as a janitor, he proves himself adept at assisting the "Blue Baby doctor," Alfred Blalock (Alan Rickman), with his medical research. When Blalock insists that Thomas follow him to Johns Hopkins University, they must find a way to skirt a racist system to continue their study of infant heart disease. Thomas is indispensable to Blalock's progress, but Blalock is the only one who is allowed to receive the acclaim.

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Genres: Docudrama

Something the Lord Made (2004)

Release Date: February 27th, 2005|1 hr. 57 min.

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  • June 02, 2015 marciabee1
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    This is not only a Fabulous movie but very moving as well. I saw it a long time ago and still remember it as one of the best movies I've ever seen.

  • July 20, 2011 Tony T.
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    A must see movie, one of the best pictures I\'ve see in years.

  • December 27, 2008 KeithAKershaw
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    An excellent movie!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! A must see.

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