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A Huey P. Newton Story (2001)

The story of how the radical Huey P. Newton developed the Blank Panther Party based on his 10-point program for social reform.

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The story of how the radical Huey P. Newton developed the Blank Panther Party based on his 10-point program for social reform.

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Written by Ralph Macdonald and William Salter
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Prepare for a ride!
24 October 2004 | by (PA, USA) – See all my reviews

Roger G. Smith and Spike Lee again brilliantly collaborate for this one man show that brings to life the charismatic Huey P. Newton and gives a unique glimpse into this complex individual. Smith gives a high energy, high impact performance with his mannerisms and speech to pull the viewer into the mind of Newton, whom Smith eerily resembles.

This role is certainly a breakout. Smith captures the audience and never lets go, inviting his audience to participate in sing-a-longs and prompting response with successions of "huh?".

One wonders where Smith has been hiding his talent. I for one hope to see more performances from the spotlight from Smith.


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