The Best of Enemies

Genre:  Drama
Running Time:  133 min.
Release Date: April 12, 2019 - Toronto, Vancouver, Montréal
DVD: July 2, 2019
Blu-ray: July 2, 2019

Current rating: Rating: 4.73
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Cast: Taraji P. Henson, Sam Rockwell, Babou Ceesay, Anne Heche, Wes Bentley, Nick Searcy, John Gallagher Jr., Bruce McGill


During the racially-charged summer of 1971 in Durham, North Carolina, an outspoken civil rights activist (Taraji P. Henson) and a local Ku Klux Klan leader (Sam Rockwell) reluctantly co-chair a community summit to fight against the desegregation of schools.

Based on a true story and the book by Osha Gray Davidson.

Director: Robin Bissell
Studio: Elevation Pictures
Producer(s): Danny Strong, Matt Berenson, Tobey Maguire, Matthew Plouffe, Robin Bissell, Fred Bernstein, Dominique Telson
Screenplay: Robin Bissell
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  • 5 stars "At first I was really upset about the discrimination. But I loved it in the end. Great movie to watch. It is what we need in the world today. Love and acceptance from everyone equally. All people are the same."
  • 5 stars "Amazing acting. A must see for everyone."
  • 5 stars "Excellent movie! I would go again. It did make me cry happy tears."