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When watching a movie like Glory I tend to treat it like every other movie that is made for public consumption.Yes, there may be some historically accurate parts to the individual film, but that doesn't remove the fact that it was created to earn a profit. This means that not everything will be one hundred percent factual, or that certain characters will be portrayed in a manner befitting how they truely were. The most prevelant case of this occuring in the film was the portrayal of the black soldiers that were in the 54th Regiment. These soldiers were not only given false names in this film, but they were also portrayed in a way that promoted inacurate stereotypes. One of the stereotypes that was presented in the film was a scene in which

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