NASA mathematicians cross gender and race lines to help launch astronaut John Glenn into space.
Historical drama127 Mins2016PG
Three brilliant African-American women at NASA -- Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monáe) -- serve as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn (Glen Powell) into orbit, a stunning achievement that restored the nation's confidence, turned around the Space Race and galvanized the world.
Taraji P. Hensonas Katherine Johnson
Octavia Spenceras Dorothy Vaughan
Janelle Monáeas Mary Jackson
Kevin Costneras Al Harrison
Mahershala Alias Jim Johnson