History Film / AntwoneFisher

28th Feb '17 8:01:43 PM Mdumas43073
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Creator/DenzelWashington's directorial debut, ''Antwone Fisher'' is a 2002 drama based on U.S. Navy officer Antwone Fisher's autobiography ''Finding Fish'', about his experiences coming to terms with his abusive childhood.

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Creator/DenzelWashington's directorial debut, ''Antwone Fisher'' is a 2002 drama based on U.S. Navy officer Antwone Fisher's autobiography memoir ''Finding Fish'', about his experiences coming to terms with his abusive childhood.
28th Feb '17 8:01:13 PM Mdumas43073
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Creator/DenzelWashington's directorial debut, ''Antwone Fisher'' is a 2002 drama film based on U.S. Navy officer Antwone Fisher's autobiography ''Finding Fish'', about his experiences coming to terms with his abusive childhood.

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Creator/DenzelWashington's directorial debut, ''Antwone Fisher'' is a 2002 drama film based on U.S. Navy officer Antwone Fisher's autobiography ''Finding Fish'', about his experiences coming to terms with his abusive childhood.
28th Feb '17 8:00:59 PM Mdumas43073
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''Antwone Fisher'' is a 2002 drama film and DenzelWashington's directorial debut. It's based on the autobiography ''Finding Fish'' about naval officer Antwone Fisher's experiences coming to terms with his abusive childhood.

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Creator/DenzelWashington's directorial debut, ''Antwone Fisher'' is a 2002 drama film and DenzelWashington's directorial debut. It's based on the U.S. Navy officer Antwone Fisher's autobiography ''Finding Fish'' Fish'', about naval officer Antwone Fisher's his experiences coming to terms with his abusive childhood.
28th Feb '17 7:58:20 PM Mdumas43073
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->''"Who will cry for the little boy, lost and all alone?

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28th Feb '17 7:58:05 PM Mdumas43073
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->''Who will cry for the little boy? He walked the burning sand.''
->''Who will cry for the little boy? The boy inside the man.''
->''Who will cry for the little boy? Who knows well hurt and pain.''
->''Who will cry for the little boy? He died and died again.''
->''Who will cry for the little boy? A good boy he tried to be.''
->''Who will cry for the little boy, who cries inside of me?''

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Antwone (played by Derek Luke) is a violent, troubled naval cadet who begins sessions with psychiatrist Dr. Jerome Davenport (Denzel Washington). During the sessions, Antwone narrates details of his childhood experiences, which included beatings, sexual abuse and seeing his best friend shot before his eyes. The two men become friends and help each other deal with their own relationship conflicts.

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Antwone (played by Derek (Derek Luke) is a violent, troubled naval cadet who begins sessions with psychiatrist Dr. Jerome Davenport (Denzel Washington). During the sessions, Antwone narrates details of his childhood experiences, which included beatings, sexual abuse and seeing his best friend shot before his eyes. The two men become friends and help each other deal with their own relationship conflicts.


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22nd Jan '17 1:34:48 PM creader
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* [[CallingTheOldManOut Calling The Old Woman Out]]: As explained above, Antwone pulls this on Mrs. Tate for her treatment of him in childhood.

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* [[CallingTheOldManOut Calling The Old Woman Out]]: CallingTheOldWomanOut: As explained above, Antwone pulls this on Mrs. Tate for her treatment of him in childhood.
22nd Jun '12 7:28:46 AM JusticeReaper
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Antwone (played by Derek Luke) is a violent, troubled naval cadet who begins sessions with psychiatrist Dr. jerome Davenport (Denzel Washington). During the sessions, Antwone narrates details of his childhood experiences, which included beatings, sexual abuse and seeing his best friend shot before his eyes. The two men become friends and help each other deal with their own relationship conflicts.

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Antwone (played by Derek Luke) is a violent, troubled naval cadet who begins sessions with psychiatrist Dr. jerome Jerome Davenport (Denzel Washington). During the sessions, Antwone narrates details of his childhood experiences, which included beatings, sexual abuse and seeing his best friend shot before his eyes. The two men become friends and help each other deal with their own relationship conflicts.



* AbusiveParents: Mrs. Tate, Antwone's foster mother, beat him and his foster brothers regularly while they were growing up. Much later, Antwone gets to [[CallingTheOldManOut take her to task]] for it.

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* AbusiveParents: Mrs. Tate, Antwone's foster mother, beat him and his foster brothers regularly while they were growing up.up, and also threatened to burn Antwone with fire and once stole money from him that he'd earned running errands for neighbors. Much later, Antwone gets to [[CallingTheOldManOut take her to task]] for it.



* CharacterDevelopment: Antwone gets several much-needed doses of this throughout the movie, from his sessions with Davenport and his interactions with fellow naval officer Cheryl. At the end of the movie, Davenport acknowledges his own development as a soldier and as a man due to his time spent with Antwone.



* HairTriggerTemper: For roughly the first half of the movie, Antwone has ''serious'' anger management issues. His sessions with Davenport to deal with this begin as part of his punishment for starting a fight with another sailor.

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* HairTriggerTemper: For roughly the first half of the movie, Antwone has ''serious'' anger management issues. His sessions with Davenport to deal with this begin as part of his punishment for starting a fight with another sailor.sailor who delivered a joke that Antwone interpreted as a racial slur.



* TheirFirstTime: Antwone and Cheryl get intimate late into the movie, while searching for his biological relatives.

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* TheirFirstTime: Antwone and his love interest Cheryl get intimate late into the movie, while searching for his biological relatives.
21st Jun '12 3:33:06 PM JusticeReaper
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* {{Workaholic}}: Davenport, by his own admission. [[spoiler:It was his way of coping with his relationship with his wife being strained by their inability to have children]].

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* {{Workaholic}}: Davenport, by his own admission. [[spoiler:It was his way of coping with the fact that his relationship with his wife being was strained by their inability to have children]].
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