Hidden Figures

Mild themes and coarse language

movie details

Director:
Theodore Melfi
Cast:

Taraji P. HensonOctavia SpencerJanelle Monáe

Release:
16/02/2017
Length:
127 Mins
Genre:
Drama
Distributor:
Twentieth Century Fox

synopsis

As the United States raced against Russia to put a man in space, NASA found untapped talent in a group of African-American female mathematicians that served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in U.S. history. Based on the unbelievably true life stories of three of these women, known as "human computers", we follow these women as they quickly rose the ranks of NASA alongside many of history's greatest minds specifically tasked with calculating the momentous launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit, and guaranteeing his safe ...