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Thread #170836   Message #4131410
Posted By: Bill D
07-Jan-22 - 12:15 PM
Thread Name: Obit: The most marvelous Sidney Poitier(1927-2022)
Subject: RE: Obit: The most marvelous Sidney Poiter
Mr. Tibbs SIR!

I really enjoyed the 4-5 of his films I've seen. He managed to portray his characters as not merely black men succeed in a white man's world, but also as human beings confronting life AS humans.

If only skin color could be just a bit of data instead of something to pre-judge.