That Grape Juice Interviews Octavia Spencer

Published: Monday 15th Jul 2013 by TGJ

With social tensions sky-high in light of a certain verdict, the spotlight is shining especially bright on new movie ‘Fruitvale Station’.

The emotional narrative relays the true-life story of Oscar Grant, a young Black man who was killed by BART police officer in Oakland, California.

Upon premiering at the Sundance Film Festival, the feature-length film has been showered with praise for its potent storytelling, incredible cast, and their career-best performances.

That Grape Juice’s Patrick sat down with Michael B. Jordan (Grant) and Octavia Spencer (who plays mother Wanda) to discuss the story and why it’s so important that it’s told.

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‘Fruitvale Station’ is in theaters now.

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  1. JOHNVIDAL July 15, 2013

    The film is getting rave reviews. And from mainstream media and critics. Not just the black comunity or something.

  2. JOHNVIDAL July 15, 2013

    The film is getting rave reviews. And from mainstream media and critics. Not just the black comunity or something.

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