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.
Before presenting the award for Best Documentary Feature at The Oscars (2017), the film's stars, Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monáe, introduced Henson's real life counterpart, 98 year old Katherine Johnson, to the stage, where she received a standing ovation from the audience.
How can you be possibly ogling these white men?
Mary Jackson: It's equal rights. I have the right to see fine in every color
John Glenn is shown walking down a long windowed corridor to reach the spacecraft, The Atlas service structure had one elevator that opened only feet from the entry hatch.
$22,800,057 (USA) (6 January 2017)