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In this March 23, 2013 photo, Harrison Ford. left, and Chadwick Boseman, cast members in the film "42," pose together for a portrait, in Los Angeles. In the new movie by writer-director, Brian Helgeland, Boseman plays Jackie Robinson and Ford plays Brooklyn Dodgers president and general manager Branch Rickey. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) Copyright 2013, The Associated Press

'42' shows why Jackie Robinson still matters

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — There's a scene in "42" in which Jackie Robinson, the first black player in Major League Baseball, endures intolerably cruel racial slurs from the Philadelphia Phillies' manager.

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