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Hidden Figures Movie Poster

Hidden Figures

Three brilliant African-American women at NASA -- Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle...

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2016)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
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Moonlight

A young man deals with his dysfunctional home life and comes of age in Miami during the "War on Drugs" era. The story of his struggle to find...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2016)
Nominated
Supporting Actor
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Movie Poster

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

Born under unusual circumstances, Benjamin Button (Brad Pitt) springs into being as an elderly man in a New Orleans nursing home and ages in...

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2008)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture

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Mahershala Ali Blames a Chair for His Awful 'Game of Thrones' Audition
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'Hidden Figures' Trailer Reveals the Pioneering Black Women of NASA
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Mahershala Ali: You'll Be 'Inspired, Educated' by 'Free State of Jones'
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'Hunger Games: Mockingjay' Casts Boggs, Homes, and More
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