Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson
Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson (2004)

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 11, 2005
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Jason Gorber
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Burns brings forth many impressive historical details, all contextualized within the overarching story of Race in America. Hours later, you are left with what feels like a genuine sense of what made the guy tick, and the world that he inhabited. Yet anoth

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Nick Schager
Slant Magazine

Proves that, no matter what punches were thrown at him, no one ever wiped that triumphant smile off of Jack Johnson's face.

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Donald J. Levit
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The subject is admirably served here.

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Frank Ochieng
TheWorldJournal.com

Unforgivable Blackness will stand as an absorbing microscope in reference to resilient black manhood in all its vulnerability and vitality.