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TV Picks: 'Brooklyn Castle,' 'Ali,' 'Paradise,' 'Enter Laughing'
TV Picks: 'Brooklyn Castle,' 'Ali,' 'Paradise,' 'Enter Laughing'

"Brooklyn Castle" (PBS, Monday). "I think that this is a good thing for kids to be exposed to," coach Elizabeth Vicary says in Katie Dellamaggiore's 2012 film about a fearsome and lovable inner-city middle-school chess team, "the idea that truth isn’t quite so simple as right and wrong and they’re studying on a level where the answers aren’t really clear to anybody -- or unclear to me, and I’m very good at it." Getting a broadcast premiere this week as part of the PBS documentary series "P.O.V.," "Brooklyn Castle" is funny and moving and full of vivid characters; a pitch for the importance of after-school...

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