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George Lucas’ New Film About the Tuskegee Airmen: Red Tails

posted by Nell Minow

Here’s a glimpse of next year’s upcoming film co-written by George Lucas about the Tuskegee Airmen, “Red Tails.”  It stars Terrence Howard, Nate Parker, Byran Cranston, and Brandon T. Jackson.

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It looks great.  Everyone should learn about these great heroes, the first African-American military airmen.  There is a very good HBO film with Laurence Fishburne, Andre Braugher, and Cuba Gooding, Jr., and a documentary, Freedom Flyers: The Tuskegee Airmen of World War II (Oxford Oral History Series).

 



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