In the early hours of New Year’s Day, 2009, 22-year-old Oscar Grant (Michael B. Jordan) was killed by police while restrained in an Oakland subway. In his feature debut, director Ryan Coogler (Creed, Black Panther) draws out the human dimension behind the headlines, telling the true story of Grant’s last day on earth and a shooting that rattled the nation.
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(R) USA – 1 hr 25 min
2013 · d. Ryan Coogler
Starring Michael B. Jordan, Melonie Diaz, Octavia Spencer