00:25 — An Ohio highschool dance group journeys to New York City to compete in a national dance contest.
02:21 — An American former GI teaches English to a group of French nuns while helping them build a church. Poitier's Oscar winner!
02:19 — Controversial tale of a young blind white woman who falls in love with the kindly black man who befriends her.
00:46 — Controversial tale of a young blind white woman who falls in love with the kindly black man who befriends her.
02:06 — A pair of con men are obliged to help a social worker set some kids on the right track.
01:04 — Biography of Hollywood legend Sidney Poitier.
Barack Obama awards the Medal of Freedom to Sidney Poitier, the NRA recognizes Sarah Palin for gun collecting, and Joe Jonas steals Stephen's idea at (more…)
The United Arab Emirates emirs were supposed to be the Sidney Poitiers of the Arab people.
David Niven accepts the Best Actor Oscar for his performance in 'Separate Tables' at the 31st Academy Awards in 1959, beating out Spencer Tracy, Sidne (more…)
This Black History Month video is dedicated to famous firsts by African Americans. This video focuses on Sidney Poitier and Halle Berry, the first Afr (more…)
Watch video and learn about his famous movie roles--from 'Lillies of the Field' to 'Guess Who's Coming to Dinner.'
- Birth Name: Sir Sidney Poitier
- Birth Place: Miami, Florida, United States
- Profession: Actor, Director