Hidden Figures
Hidden Figures (2017)

HIDDEN FIGURES is the incredible untold story of Katherine G. Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle MonŠe)-brilliant African-American women working at NASA, who served as the brains behind… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: January 6, 2017
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Critic Score: 92% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: In heartwarming, crowd-pleasing fashion, Hidden Figures celebrates overlooked -- and crucial -- contributions from a pivotal moment in American history.

Lenika Cruz
The Atlantic

Hidden Figures doesn't try to push many artistic boundaries, but it tells its story so well that it doesn't really have to.

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Peter Rainer
Christian Science Monitor

The story that Hidden Figures tells is so irresistible that you can almost forgive the fact that the movie itself is resistibly unoriginal.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

The story is a good one, and the movie never feels too heavy or preachy.

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Jake Coyle
Associated Press

Of the formidable threesome, it's Monae who most stands out.

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Adam Graham
Detroit News

Johnson, Vaughan and Jackson were trailblazers whose fight deserves to be heard, and "Hidden Figures" honors them by turning their story into an audience-pleaser.

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Mikel Zorrilla
Blog de cine

It's not intended to be the definitive film about what it addresses, but it's a fairly close approach and anyone can enjoy it. [Full review in Spanish]

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Katie Walsh
Tribune News Service

An assertion of humanity and civil rights that is pure cinematic nourishment for soul.

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Joe Morgenstern
Wall Street Journal

The film hews closely to the facts in important respects, and evokes the outrages of the Jim Crow era, as well as the feverish competition of the space race, through the fascinating work of its extraordinary heroines.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

The true story of three patient and patriotic African-American women who make an invaluable contribution to the success of the early space program.

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