Black Americans boycott the public buses during the 1950s civil rights movement.
Did You Know?
Carmen Ejogo and Jeffrey Wright, who play married couple Coretta Scott King and Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in this film, met on the set of Boycott and were married in 2000. They had two children and divorced in 2014. See more
At 1:23 into the film, the Bayard Rustin character leaves his hotel and is walking down the street where he passes an establishment titled Posley Electric Appliances TV, Stereo, Radio. This takes place in December 1955, about 3 years before stereo sets were released to the public. See more
Written by Bernice Johnson Reagon
Performed by Aaron Neville
, Sweet Honey in the Rock, Lamar Campbell and The Spirit of Praise
Courtesy of EMI Gospel See more