First film by a Black female director selected by the Venice Film Festival.
Say man, do you have any regrets, you know, hitchin' your cart to the Muslim train?
Jamaal: Yeah, yes I think you could say I do.
Jim Brown: Really.
Jamaal: I regret that I didn't join when I was younger. This kid named Rollis used to chase me on the way home every damned day. ...
Eli Goree's (Cassius Clay) bathrobe switches from closed to the left to closed to right many times between shots after he gets out of the pool.