From Harlem preacher to New York congressman, the controversial life of Adam Clayton Powell is the focus of this superb biodrama. Examined are Clayton's struggle to spearhead the burgeoning civil rights movement, his reputation as a notorious ladies' man and the conspiracy that had him thrown out of Congress on misconduct charges. Harry Lennix, Vanessa L. Williams, Russell Hornsby star. 106 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.