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'The Amistad Rebellion' delves into slavery and historical impact

...present a few surprises in his new book The Amistad Rebellion. It should've been a routine trip for Ramon Ferrer, captain of the Amistad. He was hired to accept cargo, sail...moonless night of July 2, 1839, the Amistad Africans, as Rediker calls them, had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2013-02-05/amistad-rebellion-delves-sla
'Amistad' lacks power of 'Schindler's List'

...facts contained in Steven Spielberg's Amistad is that seven of the nine U.S. Supreme...mutineers. The film opens on the ship Amistad, where Cinque Djimon Hounsou is able...eloquently for the freedom of the men. Amistad, like Spielberg's Schindler's List...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/12/26/ent_219625.shtml
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`Amistad' arrives in area

Amistad was just another movie that looked really...all. There was no conspiracy that kept Amistad from opening in this area. The movie was...calls a day from people wanting to know why Amistad wasn't showing. "So far, the crowd's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/12/26/met_219612.shtml
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Ship teaches legacy of freedom

...Middle School honor pupils who boarded the Amistad replica ship Tuesday had never given much...But once aboard the Freedom Schooner Amistad, they were able to learn more about their...Spanish enslavers were carrying aboard La Amistad on the way to Cuban plantations. Many...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/24/met_329229.shtml
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`Scream 2' has biggest December opening ever

...with $39.2 million in ticket sales. "Amistad" and Woody Allen's "Deconstructing...Home Alone 3" with $5.1 million. "Amistad," Steven Spielberg's slave ship drama...Home Alone 3," $5.1 million. 5. "Amistad," $4.6 million. 6. "John Grisham's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/12/15/ent_219071.shtml
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'Titanic' captures 8 Golden Globe nominations

...Confidential" collected five nominations, and "Amistad" and "Good Will Hunting" each received...the dramatic movie nominees were "Amistad," "The Boxer," "Good Will Hunting...Ulee's Gold" and Djimon Hounsou in "Amistad." The best dramatic actress picks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/12/19/liv_219278.shtml
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Video watch

...Dog, The Replacement Killers, Police Story, Half Baked and Amistad. TUESDAY: The Boxer and Good Will Hunting. JULY 14: Sphere...the president's troubles and cast him in a heroic light. AMISTAD (***, R) Steven Spielberg's epic begins on board a slave...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/03/ent_232411.shtml
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Ask us: Actor on to movie business

...filmmaker Ed Chigliak in the acclaimed series Northern Exposure, most recently appeared as Lt. Meade in Steven Spielberg's Amistad. His next project, The HiLo Country, is a drama about post-World War II hardships. It also stars Woody Harrelson and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/15/met_230936.shtml
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Video watch: Several videos just released

...Control; Welcome to Sarajevo; Mr. Magoo; and Caught Up. JUNE 30: The Replacement Killers, Police Story, Half Baked and Amistad. JULY 7: The Boxer and Good Will Hunting. JULY 14: Swept From the Sea, Chairman of the Board and Phantoms. Video reviews...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/19/ent_231225.shtml
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Future for tree brighter

...replica of the infamous slave ship Amistad, being built in Mystic, Conn. But the tree is a laurel oak, and the Amistad replica needs white or live oak, Dr...down, intending to use it for the Amistad. The issue is on the school board's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/30/met_227083.shtml
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