This photo released by Paramount Pictures shows David Oyelowo, center, as Martin Luther King, Jr. and Carmen Ejogo, right, as Coretta Scott King in the film, “Selma,” from Paramount Pictures and Pathé. The civil rights march drama is up for eight NAACP Image Awards, but its historical accuracy is up for debate.
This photo released by Paramount Pictures shows David Oyelowo, center, as Martin Luther King, Jr. and Carmen Ejogo, right, as Coretta Scott King in the film, “Selma,” from Paramount Pictures and Pathé. The civil rights march drama is up for eight NAACP Image Awards, but its historical accuracy is up for debate. Atsushi Nishijima The Associated Press
This photo released by Paramount Pictures shows David Oyelowo, center, as Martin Luther King, Jr. and Carmen Ejogo, right, as Coretta Scott King in the film, “Selma,” from Paramount Pictures and Pathé. The civil rights march drama is up for eight NAACP Image Awards, but its historical accuracy is up for debate. Atsushi Nishijima The Associated Press

Joseph A. Californo Jr.: ‘Selma’ plays too loosely with the facts about the civil rights era and LBJ

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