Posted: January 20, 2017 | Author: Donald | Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: Allison Schroeder, Hidden Figures, Janelle Monae, Jim Parsons, Kevin Costner, Margot Lee Shetterly, Octavia Spencer, Taraji P. Henson, Theodore Melfi | Leave a comment »
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Hidden Figures, the inspired by true events film written by Allison Schroeder and Theodore Melfi, who also directed, based on a book by Margot Lee Shetterly, is about a group of black female mathematicians who played a large role in the US space program, especially getting John Glenn into space and around the earth a few times.
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Posted: July 11, 2014 | Author: Donald | Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: Chris Evans, Ed Harris, Jamie Bell, John Hurt, Joon-ho Bong, Kelly Masterson, Octavia Spencer, Snowpiercer, Tilda Swinton, Vladimir Ivanov | 3 Comments »