Just finished watching “The Great Debaters,” and man! what a movie. Denzel Washington both directed and acted in the movie. He is simply great. I saw a number of his earlier movies but this time he is rocking. Movie is about racial bias around 1930’s time frame. It is a real life story of few men that stood against majority.
All actors, specially the team members that participates in debates are awesome. Scenes where negro team competes with white students is overwhelming. I am sure this movie will be voted for Oscars. This movie is a must watch for everyone out there. Gandhi’s non co-operation movement is also mentioned in the debate that occurs in Harvard. In simple words: