Yes. Let me just jump right to it. Yes. It is worth your time. It is worth your money. It is worth taking a few minutes after the credits role to let its messages sink in. The untold story of these 3 incredible women and their contributions to the space program will leave you with a hopefulness that is desperately needed right now. The performances by Taraji P. Henson, Janelle Monae and Octavia Spencer will bring understanding to the levels of frustration and underestimation Black women had to endure in order to break through. And even with all that they accomplished, it took over 50 years to have their achievements widely known. Which begs the question, how many more untold get significant stories are out there? I’m not sure but I can tell you that this is one I won’t forget.
Hidden Figures: 5 out of 5 Twizzlers