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A Raisin in the Sun Blu Ray review

 Chauffeur Walter Younger (Sidney Poitier) and his maid wife Ruth (Ruby Dee), their son Travis live in a poor tenement. Alongside them are just retired Walter's mother Lena (Claudia McNeil) and training to be a... Read More...

The Defiant Ones Blu Ray Review

Racial separation wasn't only contentious in the 1950's. It was explosive. So forcing one white and one black prisoner together and having them flee for their lives, was bound to stir up a response. Even today ... Read More...

No Way Out Blu Ray review

Sidney Poitier's first starring role in a film is a this flammable piece. Its labelled as a film noir but that's like calling cricket a team sport. This is a social commentary piece that seems indebted to films... Read More...

To Sir With Love Blu Ray

Mark Thackeray (Sidney Poitier) has a degree in engineering, a knack for being nice and an inability to find work in his field. To make do, he becomes a teacher in an East End school that is populated with a ... Read More...

Paris Blues DVD Review

Two friends work at a Paris jazz club and night spot. One is Ram Bowen (Paul Newman), a headliner, white and known for being moody and brilliant. The other is Eddie Cook (Sidney Poitier), a skilled musical geni... Read More...