The incredible untold story of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson - brilliant African-American women working at NASA, who served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit, a stunning achievement that restored the nation's confidence, turned around the Space Race, and galvanized the world. The visionary trio crossed all gender and race lines to inspire generations to dream big.
ActorsStarring: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae, Kevin Costner, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Parsons, Mahershala Ali, Aldis Hodge, Glen Powell, Kimberly Quinn, Olek Krupa, Kurt Krause, Donna Biscoe, Ariana Neal, Corey Mendell Parker, Karan Kendrick, Jaiden Kaine, Gregory Alan Williams, Maria Howell, Dane Davenport, Travis Smith, Scott Michael Morgan, Robert McKay, Gary Weeks, Ken Strunk, Lidya Jewett, Saniyya Sidney, Zani Jones Mbayise, Tre Stokes, Selah Kimbro Jones, Ashton Tyler, Alkoya Brunson, Arnell Powell, Crystal Lee Brown, Tequilla Whitfield, Evan Holtzman, Joe Hardy Jr., Addison Rose Melfi
(2016) Hidden Figures Storyline
According to the history of a true story, no general affirmative film’s dull, absolute political correctness, correct views. Tells the story of a group of “hidden characters”, a neglected group, the struggle of African American women scientists in the United States NASA.
Racial discrimination is an insult to human dignity, gender discrimination is derogatory to women, three black women in the movie, they are a genius, they eventually rise above the common herd awe around those who wear tainted glasses.
Because of the special nature of the work, Katherine G. Johnson has been “hidden characters”, her specific achievements were not known, including relatives, on 2015, in recognition of Catherine Aerospace contribution, former US President Obama personally awarded her the Presidential Medal of freedom, which is the highest honor in this country, the story of the aerospace legend is known to the world.
Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)
Rated PG for thematic elements and some language
The film tells the story of the 60s African American women in the NASA how to use their wisdom and ability to win the respect and status of people’s recognition. Although related to the double discrimination of race and gender, but the tone of the film is positive, the three women broke out with great achievements were obtained after their most deeply inspired the hearts of the audience. This story teaches us that no matter how difficult the situation around, don’t give up myself, to give up the cause, only insist, in order to usher in a happy ending.