The true story of a brilliant but politically radical debate team coach who uses the power of words to transform a group of underdog African American college students into an historical powerhouse that took on the Harvard elite.
Tagline: When the nation was in need, he inspired them to give us hope.
Cast: Ahmad Powell, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Bonnie Johnson, Brad Watkins, Brian Smiar, Charissa Allen, Damien Leake, Denzel Washington, Denzel Whitaker, Devyn A. Tyler, Dom Flemons, Donny Boaz, Fahnlohnee R. Harris, Forest Whitaker, Frank Ridley, Gary Mathis, Gary Mattis, Georges Wilson, Gina Ravera, Glen Powell, Gordon Danniels, Harold Evans, J.D. Evermore, Jack Radosta, Jackson Walker, Jeff Braun, Jeremiah Kissel, Jermaine Williams, John Heard, Jurnee Smollett, Justice Leak, Justin Robinson, Kelvin Payton, Kimberly Elise, Marcus Lyle Brown, Michael Beasley, Michael Mattison, Milton R. Gipson, Nate Parker, Rhiannon Giddens, Ritchie Montgomery, Robert X. Golphin, Samuel Elliott Whisnant, Sharon Jones, Southey Blanton, Stephen Rider, Tim Parati, Trenton McClain Boyd, Voltaire Sterling
Director: Denzel Washington, Karen Golden
Budget: $ 15.000.000,00
Revenue: $ 30.226.144,00