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Antwone Fisher (2002)

Director, Denzel Washington. Cast:Derek Luke, Joy Bryant, Denzel Washington,Salli Richardson, Earl Billings, KevinConnolly, Viola Davis, Rainoldo Gooding.Guided by a determined Navy psychiatrist, atroubled sailor embarks on a personal,emotionally inspiring journey to confronthis past and connect with the family henever knew. Inspired by the true lifeexperiences of Antwone Fisher. Specialfeatures: Commentary by director DenzelWashington and producer Todd Black;"Meeting Antwone Fisher" featurette; "TheMaking of Antwone Fisher" behind-the-scenesfeaturette; "Hollywood and the Navy"featurette. 120 min.Credits and other information from the InternetMovie Database
Reviews and articles:
Leonard, David J."Antwone Fisher" In: Screensfade to black : contemporaryAfrican American cinemaWestport, Conn. : PraegerPublishers, 2006. (MAIN:PN1995.9.N4 L46 2006)
Wilderson, Frank B."Fishing for Antwone." In: Red,white & black : cinema and thestructure of U.S. antagonisms /Frank B. Wilderson III. Durham [NC]: Duke University Press, 2010.(Main (Gardner) Stacks PN1995.9.M56W55 2010)