Homer Smith (Sidney Poitier), an itinerant handyman, is driving through the Arizona desert when he meets five impoverished nuns. Stopping to fix their (more…)
Sidney Poitier ("Guess Who's Coming to Dinner," "Sneakers") directs and stars with the legendary Bill Cosby and Richard Pryor and an all-star cast in (more…)
01:59 — Cry, The Beloved Country
02:38 — Guess Who's Coming To Dinner
02:43 — In The Heat Of The Night
01:17 — We got Sidney Poitier who was the first black actor to win an Oscar but our camera guy didn’t ask him anything about the controversy around the Oscars (more…)
00:30 — Early humorous look at an inter-racial romance and its effect on the young couple's families. Nominated for every major Academy Award, with Hepburn wi (more…)
02:46 — In Paris Blues, Ram Bowen (Paul Newman) and Eddie Cook (Sidney Poitier) are two expatriate jazz musicians living in Paris where, unlike America at the (more…)
02:23 — Wonderfully archived, and told with a remarkable sense of intimacy, visual style, and musical panache, Susanne Rostocks inspiring biographical documen (more…)
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.
02:53 — Dr. Matt Younger (Poitier) and his daughter (Curtis) arrive for a month- long visit to London for dirt-bike racing and unexpectedly, a new romance for (more…)
02:16 — Need a job? Charlie Malik can find a spot for you in the dockside railyards. All he asks is that you show up on time, work hard -- and kick back part (more…)
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.
00:34 — Early humorous look at an inter-racial romance and its effect on the young couple's families. Nominated for every major Academy Award, with Hepburn wi (more…)
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…)
- Birth Name: Sir Sidney Poitier
- Birth Place: Miami, Florida, United States
- Profession: Actor, Director