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  • An earnest drama about the search for self-esteem and sense of responsibility among young black people that successfully relies on its fine actors. show more

  • Mr. Washington is splendid, as always. So is Forest Whitaker as James Farmer, Sr. show more

  • A triumph. Unapologetically old-school, in both the literal and metaphorical meanings of the term, Debaters overlays the story of social underdogs onto the familiar template of the stand-and-deliver saga, the staple of sports inspirationals like "Rocky," "Invincible" and "The Karate Kid." show more

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