• ‘Sidney' celebrates the legendary Poitier

    6 days ago - By Bésame

    MOVIE REVIEW
    ‘SIDNEY'
    Rated PG-13. On Apple TV+.
    Grade A-
    He was the first Black male Academy Award winner. He was the first Black male movie star. For many white people, children included, he was the first Black male actor they loved. It is at first surprising to see Sidney Poitier talk about himself in an existing interview in Reginald Hudlin's deeply insightful and loving tribute “Sidney,” a biographical documentary about arguably the most important American actor of the 20th century. So many of us are still stinging from his loss.
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