Release Date: October 13th, 2017
DVD Release Date: January 9th, 2018
PG-13 |1 hr 58 minPlot Summary
Young Thurgood Marshall faces one of his greatest challenges while working as a lawyer for the NAACP. Marshall travels to conservative Connecticut when wealthy socialite Eleanor Strubing accuses black chauffeur Joseph Spell of sexual assault and attempted murder. He soon teams up with Sam Friedman, a local Jewish lawyer who's never handled a criminal case. Together, the two men build a defense while contending with racist and anti-Semitic views from those who deem Spell to be guilty.
Director: Reginald Hudlin
Production Co: Hudlin Entertainment, Chestnut Ridge
Distributors: Open Road
Keywords: 1940s , Rivalry , Pursuit , Underdog , Fall , Emotional ,