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The Great White Hope

Adapted by Howard Sackler from his own Broadway hit, this excellent period drama is a thinly veiled depiction of the life of the first black heavyweight champion of the world, Jack Johnson. By winning the title Johnson (James Earl Jones, who played the ro… (more)

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