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wikipedia - 12 Nov 2016
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner is a 1967 American comedy-drama film produced and directed by Stanley Kramer, and written by William Rose. It stars Spencer Tracy, Sidney Poitier, Katharine Hepburn and featuring Hepburn's niece Katharine Houghton. The film contains a (then rare) positive representation of the controversial subject of interracial marriage, which historically had been illegal in most states of the United States, and still was illegal in 17 states—mostly Southern states—until 12 June 1967,
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Guess who's coming to Gill's big dinner - 11 Jun 2018
While all the coaches will be at the MCG for the Freeze MND event, some will be unable to attend the dinner because of other commitments. There are growing concerns about congestion around the ball, with all 36 players in a match often at or near the ...
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The summer of 1968 in photos, a volatile time in US history - 20 Jun 2018
Popular movies included "The Graduate," "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner," "Bonnie and Clyde," "Valley of the Dolls," "The Odd Couple," "Planet of the Apes" and "Rosemary's Baby." Popular musicians included the Rolling Stones, the Supremes, The Beatles, ...
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Why Donald Sutherland?

CBS News - 17 Jun 2018
For example, Sydney Poitier's Guess Who's Coming to Dinner and To Sir, with Love were banned completely. But there was a loophole in the law that allowed citizens to participate in film clubs, where they could screen films at home. As long as they didn ...
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Movies I Have Not Seen and What I Assume Happens in Them

The New Yorker (satire) - 01 Jun 2018
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner”. A daughter brings an unexpected guest home for supper and—surprise! It's Sidney Poitier. Her parents freak out because they are huge fans. “Indecent Proposal”. A man had a proposal for another man: if you get me a ...
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Letter: We need not tolerate intolerant actions

Brattleboro Reformer - 28 May 2018
I cannot help but think of the lessons of "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner," a movie I saw for the first time on campus at Marlboro. While I find intolerance in my conservative brothers and sisters a little disappointing, it certainly doesn't surprise me ...
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Joyner Lucas has a heavy-handed message, but makes it look good

Washington Post - 06 Jun 2018
Given his affinity for videos, it's no surprise that the first appearance by Joyner Lucas at Union Stage on Tuesday night was on a screen. A video showed the Massachusetts-born rapper sweating through an awkward, “Guess Who's Coming to Dinner”-esque ...
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Chadwick Boseman Is Telling America's Greatest Stories - 31 May 2018
Lucas was aware that if he developed the love interest between Han and Leia, an interracial romance could cause problems.” As Lucas himself acknowledged to Pollock, “I didn't want to make Guess Who's Coming to Dinner at that point, so I sort of backed off.
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Reel Dad: Hereditary showcases Toni Collette but misses mark

Bridgeport News - 22 Jun 2018
Rose is white and Chris is black, so the whole thing is very Guess Who's Coming to Dinner. Rose assures Chris that her parents are open-minded liberals, and at the outset, everything seems normal. Missy (Being John Malkovich's Catherine Keener, always ...
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1968: Our Lady of Mercy Hospital caps 35 candy stripers

Alexandria Echo Press - 31 May 2018
Just for fun 1968 — 50 years ago: Now showing at the Andria: "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner" with Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn and Sidney Poitier, and introducing Katharine Houghton. The movie is the winner of two Academy Awards. Adults: $1.50 ...
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'Guess Who's Coming to Dinner' has racial complexity on the menu

Chicago Tribune - 26 Mar 2018
Just 17 days after the filming ended for Stanley Kramer's beloved 1967 movie, “Guess Who's Coming to Dinner,” its star, Spencer Tracy, died of cancer. Tracy's mortality is very evident in the film, of course, both in the pain you can see throughout on ...
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Is a porn star the best they've got?

Arutz Sheva - 26 May 2018
You'd never take her to the Prom. At this rate Guess Who's Coming to Dinner will soon be Guess Who's Coming (as keynote speaker) to the Democratic National Convention. Oh no? Oh yes. Look how far we've come. Or should I say look how low we've sunk.
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Après Noir supper club postpones its lavish dinner with Drake

Toronto Star - 30 May 2018
Guess who's coming late for dinner? The much-anticipated June 7 kickoff of Vaughan supper club Après Noir — featuring a performance by hip-hop superstar Drake and tickets starting at a jaw-dropping $1,250 — has been postponed to Nov. 29. Comedian ...

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