RT Video/DVD DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 191685049 LA Closed-captioned. T1 The great debaters A1 Black, Todd., Forte, Kate., Roth, Joe,, Washington, Denzel,, Winfrey, Oprah., Eisele, Robert,, Porro, Jeffrey., Parker, Nate,, Smollett, Jurnee,, Whitaker, Denzel,, Williams, Jermaine,, Whitaker, Forest., Ravera, Gina., Heard, John,, Elise, Kimberly,, Tyler, Devyn., Boyd, Trenton McClain., Rousselot, Philippe,, Golub, Peter., Howard, James Newton., Crockett, David., Weinstein, Bob,, Weinstein, Harvey,, Weinstein Company., Harpo Films., PB Weinstein Co. PP [New York] 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.