The Great Debaters Trailer

The Great Debaters Trailer (2007)

"When the nation was in need, he inspired them to give us hope." 27 December 2007 Drama, Family 126 mins

Inspired by a true story, Washington shines as a brilliant but politically radical debate team coach who uses the power of words to transform a group of underdog African American college students into an historical powerhouse that took on the Harvard elite.

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Denzel Washington

as Melvin B. Tolson

Nate Parker

as Henry Lowe

Forest Whitaker

as Dr. James Farmer Sr.

Denzel Whitaker

as James Farmer Jr.

Kimberly Elise

as Pearl Farmer

Jermaine Williams

as Hamilton Burgess

Gina Ravera

as Ruth Tolson

Jurnee Smollett-Bell

as Samantha Booke (as Jurnee Smollett)

John Heard

as Sheriff Dozier

Devyn A. Tyler

as Helen Farmer (as Devyn Tyler)

Trenton McClain Boyd

as Nathaniel Farmer

Jackson Walker

as Pig Owner

Tim Parati

as Pig Farmer

Robert X. Golphin

as Dunbar Reed

Justice Leak

as Harland Osbourne


Molly Allen

Molly Allen Co-Producer

Todd Black

Todd Black Producer

David Crockett

David Crockett Executive Producer

Kate Forte

Kate Forte Producer

Melody Fowler

Melody Fowler Associate Producer

Joe Roth

Joe Roth Producer

Valeria Scoon

Valeria Scoon Associate Producer

Bob Weinstein

Bob Weinstein Executive Producer

Harvey Weinstein

Harvey Weinstein Executive Producer

Philippe Rousselot

Philippe Rousselot Cinematography

International Titles

O Grande Desafio Trailer

伟大辩手 Trailer

Большие спорщики Trailer

International Releases Dates

Greece 15 March 2008

United States 27 December 2007

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