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In the beginning of the film, Carter is angry and aggressive. He holds a grudge against white people as he believes they are the reason he was imprisoned. “Everything I lost, I lost at the hand of white folks.” To some extent this is very true. Carter is still furious at being falsely imprisoned for “three times life” for a murder he didn’t even commit and believes solely in his innocence, so much in fact that he trained himself to not follow and conform to prison routine. Carter’s former glory of being the “welter-weight champion of the wo…