The mission of The Department of Afro-American Research Arts and Culture to identify the global significance of the creative contributions pioneered by an international diaspora of Blackness
The Department of Afro American Research, Arts, and Culture's Archive is a subdivision of DAARAC that digitally preserves Afro American films. On this website, you may browse our archive that consists of film posters, screenshots, and movie synopsis. All information provided here is for research and reference purposes. We do not host full-length films on this website.

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Saturday, January 19, 2013

The Great White Hype (1996)


When interest in boxing wanes, Reverend Fred Sultan (Samuel L. Jackson), an outrageous, unscrupulous boxing promoter, brings back the only man (Peter Berg) ever to beat the current heavyweight champ (Damon Waynes) as an amateur. Hyped to the hilt, the Reverend sets up the impending battle as the fight of the century.