Fidel Castro, the aging leader of communist Cuba, has always been something of an enigma to the American public.

For some, he is a brutal dictator standing in the way of freedom for his people. To others, he is a great opposition leader against the demonic forces of global imperialism. To the majority, however, he is simply that bearded weirdo who, for some reason, we’re not supposed to like.

Moments with Fidel offers great stock footage of Castro in his trademark army threads playing sports, but viewers seeking a comprehensive picture of him and his place in world politics may be sorely disappointed.

Grade: C

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