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  1. Disability-focused movies are nothing new, but where are the actors with disabilities?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2014 | Easter Seals Autism

    ... (1957) Deborah Kerr's romantic rendezvous with Cary Grant is nearly derailed by a paralyzing accident. In A Patch of Blue (1965) Elizabeth Hartman is a blind white woman who falls in love with a black man played by Sidney Poitier. In Butterflies Are ...


  2. 'Violet' at ArtsWest: a feel-good, feel-bad fairy taleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Seattle Times

    ... scenario arc struck me as trite, and dated. (See: the Sidney Poitier film, "A Patch of Blue.") : 206-464-2383 or [email protected] . Misha Berson is the theater critic for the Seattle Times, and the author of "Something's Coming, Something ...


  3. Dating Film Happy Endings Have Evolved from Marriage to One (or Two) Night StandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Huntington News

    ... 60s a fairy tale happy ending was nothing but a walk down the aisle. Interracial dating boundaries broke in "A Patch of Blue" (1965) where Sidney Poitier falls for a blind white woman (Elizabeth Hartman) , eventually leading to free love expression ...


  4. Golden Globes recap, the results are in, the winners are...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... the winners, and the nominees, are (were)... Rex Harrison - The Agony and the Ecstasy Sidney Poitier - A Patch of Blue Rod Steiger - The Pawnbroker Oskar Werner - Ship of Fools Jack Lemmon - The Great Race Jerry Lewis - Boeing Boeing Jason Robards - ...