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To Sir, With Love (1967)
Starring Sidney Poitier
This film is rather similar to Blackboard Jungle (1955) which also has Poitier. It’s about an idealistic teacher who comes across unruly white teenagers from the slums of London’s East-End. 102 more words
Name: Sidney Poitier
Basics: A native of Miami, Poitier moved to New York after a short stint in the Army to pursue acting. Upon arriving in New York he made a deal with the American Negro Theatre to get acting lessons in exchange for being a janitor there. 143 more words
Malcolm X & Sidney Poitier's birth (& death) days reveal clashing ideals in Hollywood, among blacks.
Black History Month can symbolize the heritages of black Americans in about as many ways as there are blacks. Unfortunately, the events often celebrate an exclusive group of historical icons, which includes Messrs… 328 more words