The Great Debaters

About

Directed by and starring Denzel Washington, the film follows professor Melvin B. Tolson who in 1935 challenged his Wiley College Texas students to start their own debate team which later went up against Harvard in the national championship.

Trivia

The film is based on a true story. Oprah Winfrey was a producer for the film. 

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Released
December 25, 2007
Genre
Drama
Rating
PG-13
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