The Trial of the Chicago 7 doesn’t know who its villain is

Credit: The Verge- Published on October 22, 2020
Niko Tavernise/NETFLIX © 2020

The Trial of the Chicago 7 really shouldn’t be so fun to watch. The film, which premiered on Netflix last weekend, tells the story of a historic miscarriage of justice. In 1968, during that year’s Democratic National Convention in Chicago, eight men were charged with inciting a riot when...
Advertisement

Video credit: WatchMojo
Published on October 23, 2020 -  12:45
Top 10 Things The Trial of the Chicago 7 Got Factually Right and Wrong
With "The Trial of the Chicago 7", Aaron Sorkin gets a lot right ... while taking a few liberties along the way. For this list, we’re looking at which plot points in the historical legal drama were true to real life, and which were fiction.

You are here


💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions



Vietnam War

1955–1975 conflict in Vietnam
Author Viet Thanh Nguyen won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 2016 with his debut novel, "The Sympathizer." Nguyen was only 4 years old when he and his family..
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 week ago



Black Lives Matter

Social movement originating in the United States
A prominent law enforcement training group is promoting a lengthy research document riddled with falsehoods and conspiracies that urges local police to treat..
2 hours ago • New Zealand Herald
England captain Harry Kane says Premier League players should continue to take a knee before matches in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.
Credit: BBC News - Published 16 hours ago

The founders of the Black Lives Matter movement tell the BBC's 100 Women season they are optimistic.
Credit: BBC News - Published 3 days ago


Related videos from verified sources

Hugh Jackman eager to star in potential Aaron Sorkin musical 00:56
Credit: Cover Video STUDIO - Published 3 weeks ago 


Derek Lawrence Lauds the Cast of Aaron Sorkin’s Apt New Film ‘The Trial of the Chicago 7’ 02:57
Credit: Entertainment Weekly - Published on October 16, 2020 


A Look At A Chicago 7 Trial Juror's Journal 03:56
Credit: CBS 2 Chicago - Published on October 14, 2020 


You might like