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Invictus (2009): Nelson Mandela (played by Morgan Freeman) struggles to bring peace to South Africa after racial segregation is dissolved. How do you start with such a massive task? Apparently, getting people of all colors to root for their home rugby team, the Springboks, is a start.
Misty-eyed moment: In the Rugby World Cup final, black South Africans sing the Ndebele call and response song, "Shosholoza," to cheer for the Springboks as Francois Pienaar (Matt Damon) directs his team in the huddle.