THE LAST BRICKMAKER IN AMERICA DVD85 minutes Henry Cobb (Sidney Poitier) has worked his family brickyard for 57 years, proudly pouring his blood and sweat into creating red clay bricks. But now, in a time when automation rules America and following the recent passing of his beloved wife, Cobb`s passion for his work is gone. When 13-year-old Danny Potter (Cody Newton) enters his life in search of a refuge from his troubled home, Henry becomes his mentor, giving the boy a sense of purpose and the role model he so desperately needs. In turn, Danny rejuvenates Henry`s passion for life. Add to your cart or wish list above.