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Sidney Poitier, age 27, in a publicity photo for the film <i>Blackboard Jungle</i>. The film was an international success. Poitier's portrayal of a troubled high school student was a turning point in his career.
Sidney Poitier, age 27, in a publicity photo for the film Blackboard Jungle. The film was an international success. Poitier's portrayal of a troubled high school student was a turning point in his career.


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