In the 1930s, a young Bronx native moves to Hollywood, where he falls in love with the secretary of his powerful uncle, an agent to the stars. After returning to New York, he is swept up in... See full summary »
Idealistic FBI agent Nate Foster goes undercover to take down a radical white supremacy terrorist group. The up-and-coming analyst must confront the challenge of sticking to a new identity ... See full summary »
Two hard-partying brothers place an online ad to find the perfect dates for their sister's Hawaiian wedding. Hoping for a wild getaway, the boys instead find themselves out-hustled by an uncontrollable duo.
Set during the Civil War, Free State of Jones tells the story of defiant Southern farmer, Newt Knight, and his extraordinary armed rebellion against the Confederacy. Banding together with other small farmers and local slaves, Knight launched an uprising that led Jones County, Mississippi to secede from the Confederacy, creating a Free State of Jones. Knight continued his struggle into Reconstruction, distinguishing him as a compelling, if controversial, figure of defiance long beyond the War. Written by
Kensley Keys was the only African American male on the set who is originally from Jones County (Soso, MS), who is a descendant of Newt Knight. Keys also had a featured role as a maroon (Maroon# 4). Kensley had the opportunity to meet Director Gary Ross on set one day after wrapping the battlefield scene. Also, during his first day on the set to be "fitted", Kensley state as he was eating lunch, Matthew McConaughey sat in front of him. Kensley told McConaughey why the movie is so special to him as it is about his family and hometown. See more »
When Newton Knight and his young cousin Daniel are sheltering in a rifle pit during a battle, a prominent Philip's head screw can be seen holding the parapet of the rifle pit together. The Philip's head screw wasn't invented until the 1930s. See more »