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.
In the scene where Mary Jackson exit the courthouse, there is a store on the background. Its sign is partially obscured but based on the font and color it seems to be that of "F.W Woolworth Co.," Their segregated lunch counter was a site of a sit-in, first in 1960 at Greensboro, North Carolina, which became a focal point in the civil rights movement. This led to additional peaceful protests and the eventual desegregation of lunch counters across the country.
Despite what you may think, I have nothing against y'all.
Dorothy Vaughan: I know, I know you probably believe that.
When character Mary Jackson goes to engineering class, the writing on the chalkboard contains only information about Schrödinger equation, waveform solutions and other equations which only relate to quantum mechanics, not engineering.
$22,800,057 (USA) (6 January 2017)
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