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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Henry Fitzherbert
Daily Express (UK)

Well, I know which film I'll be rooting for come Oscar night.

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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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Simran Hans
Observer (UK)

This splashy, feelgood period piece is every bit as enjoyable as a best picture Oscar-nominated blockbuster could hope to be.

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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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Paul Byrnes
Sydney Morning Herald

Almost every one of the fudges makes the film more entertaining and less truthful.

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Flixster Audience Score: 94% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalh„es
In times when an escapist musical such as La La Land is being widely lauded as the film "we all need right now," Hidden Figures is essential viewing.… More
KJ Proulx
It seems like now, more than ever, cinema is producing the most films based on true racial stories of the past. Hidden Figures does this as well, but in a way… More
Film Crazy
A highly enjoyable and feelgood movie, but it's overly obvious Hollywood feel devalues the African American struggle as well as female struggle of the… More
Nate Zoebl
After the end of 2012's Red Tails, I said to myself that those men of history deserved a better movie. By the end of Hidden Figures I was thinking the same… More
Kevin M. Williams
Overtly preachy w/o a single dollop of subtlety I actually felt sorry for the white actors playing "the bad guys", which I'm sure was the… More
Glenn Gaylord
SPACE RACISM - My Review of HIDDEN FIGURES (3 Stars) Good intentions do not always make for a great movie, and HIDDEN FIGURES has a true tale well worth… More