Selma

Martin Luther King, Lyndon Baines Johnson and the civil rights marches that changed America.

"Selma," as in Alabama, the place where segregation in the South was at its worst, leading to a march that ended in violence, forcing a famous statement by President Lyndon B. Johnson that ultimately led to the signing of the Civil Rights Act.

Rotten Tomatoes Score:

99%

Genre:

Drama, History

Directors:

Ava DuVernay, Paul Webb

Leads:

David Oyelowo, Tom Wilkinson, Carmen Ejogo, Andre Holland, Omar J. Dorsey, Alessandro Nivola, Giovanni Ribisi, Colman Domingo, Oprah Winfrey, Tim Roth

Length:

127 minutes

Year:

2014

Country:

United Kingdom, United States of America

Language:

English

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