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Percy Julian: Forgotten Genius: Nova

2007 Rated NR 1hr 52m

Born at the turn of the 20th century, Percy Julian overcame racial prejudice to become a world-class chemist, a self-made millionaire and an inspiration for future African-American scientists -- all while making research breakthroughs that paved the way for numerous medicines and other products. This "Nova" docudrama includes archival footage, interviews with those who knew him best and reenactments featuring Tony-winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 1.85:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.