Separate But Equal
Separate But Equal (1991)

Based on the ground-breaking Brown vs. the Board of Education case, the made-for-television Separate But Equal follows a young Thurgood Marshall (Sidney Poitier) as a lawyer who argues the racially-charged lawsuit before the Supreme Court.… More

Rated: PG
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: April 7, 1991
DVD Release Date: May 6, 2014
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Jamie Gillies
Apollo Guide

A Hollywood big screen version would have cut out too many details, so the miniseries format is ideal in letting this piece of history unfold.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Traces the events leading up to the landmark 1954 Supreme Court decision in Brown v. Board of Education

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