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Selma (2014)

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Martin Luther King, Lyndon Baines Johnson and the civil rights marches that changed America.

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Martin Luther King, Lyndon Baines Johnson and the civil rights marches that changed America.

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Lee Daniels was originally set to direct. The cast for his film included Hugh Jackman as Sheriff Jim Clark, Liam Neeson portraying Lyndon Johnson, Robert De Niro attached to star as racist governor George Wallace, Cedric the Entertainer as minister and activist Ralph Abernathy while Lenny Kravitz was also on board as activist Andrew Young. David Oyelowo was attached to star as Martin Luther King Jr. and was the only actor the previous selections that Ava DuVernay' kept in the film when she took over as director. See more »

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