Contemporary:  1946 to Present

A Raisin in the Sun

by Lorraine Hansberry

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A Raisin in the Sun (1961- Starring Sidney Poitier)

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Below, see the trailer for A Raisin in the Sun  (2008- Starring Sean Combs)