PG | | Biography, Drama, History
The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.
When Taraji P. Henson signed on for the lead role, she met with the real-life Katherine Johnson, who was 98 years old, to discuss the character she was about to portray. Henson learned that Johnson had graduated from high school at age 14 and from college at age 18, and was still ... ...
Separate and equal are two different things. Just 'cause it's the way, doesn't make it right, understand?
In Al Harrison's office, there are two model aircraft on the shelves behind his desk. The one on the left appears to be a C-130, which was in production at the time but did not have the light-gray paint scheme depicted. The one on the right appears to be an unpainted wooden model of a C-5 Galaxy, which was not designed by Lockheed until 1964.
$22,800,057 (USA) (6 January 2017)