RT Video/DVD DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 191685049 LA English with dubbed French ; subtitles in English (for deaf and hard of hearing) and Spanish. T1 The great debaters A1 Washington, Denzel,, Black, Todd,, Forte, Kate,, Roth, Joe,, Winfrey, Oprah,, Eisele, Robert,, Porro, Jeffrey,, Parker, Nate,, Smollett-Bell, Jurnee,, Whitaker, Denzel,, Williams, Jermaine,, Whitaker, Forest,, Ravera, Gina,, Heard, John,, Elise, Kimberly,, Tyler, Devyn,, Boyd, Trenton McClain,, Rousselot, Philippe,, Winborne, Hughes,, Breinholt, John, Golub, Peter,, Howard, James Newton,, Crockett, David,, Weinstein, Bob,, Weinstein, Harvey,, Weinstein Company., Harpo Films., YR 2008 SN 1594450277 9781594450273 AB Melvin B. Tolson is a professor at Wiley College in Texas. Wiley is a small African-American college. In 1935, Tolson inspired students to form the school's first debate team. Tolson turns a group of underdog students into a historically elite debate team which goes on to challenge Harvard in the national championship. Inspired by a true story.