Archive for July 5th, 2006

Biography Of Jackie Robinson

Wednesday, July 5th, 2006

, a movie download service, has posted the 1950 movie at Google Video. plays himself in this biopic of his life and his career as a star to his historic role as the first black man to play for a team. The movie was made a mere three years after Robinson broke the color barrier, so the civil rights issues that make his role in baseball’s integration historic and the virulent prejudice he faced are given short shrift in the film.

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