PG-13 | | Biography, Drama, History
A chronicle of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s campaign to secure equal voting rights via an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, in 1965.
The only Best Picture Oscar nominee that year not to be nominated in any of the writing categories.
Martin Luther King Jr.:
God was the first to cry.
Martin Luther King replaces a transparent plastic trash bag. In 1965, home garbage cans were lined with a paper shopping bag, if at all.
Martin Sheen is not listed in the credits.
$11,307,394 (USA) (3 February 2015)