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A Look Back at Nelson Mandela in Film

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(Weinstein Company | Warner Bros. | Showtime)Filmmakers have been captivated by the story of Nelson Mandela's fight against apartheid since before he was released from prison in 1990. And as the eventual leader of South Africa his story has only become more interesting since then. On Thursday the beloved world leader died, leaving behind a world inspired by his acts of forgiveness and unity. Playing such an inspirational figure is obviously a daunting task for actors, but here's a look back...Read Full Story

Sidney Poitier Age: Still Impressive at 84

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Sidney Poitier showed up at the Golden Globe Awards on Sunday to present Morgan Freeman with a Lifetime Achievement Award. Despite being 84, Poitier still knows how to command the attention of a room.Upon receiving his award, Freeman told Poitier "getting this award makes it clear to me although they call this the Ceci B. DeMille Award, but to me it's the Sidney Poitier Award." Poitier is best remembered for movies such as Lillies of the Field and Guess Who's Coming to Dinner.The 69th Annual...Read Full Story
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