Directed by Spike Lee and nominated for 5 BAFTAs and 2 Golden Globes, including Best Motion Picture and Best Actor. Ron Stallworth (John David Washington – son of Denzel Washington), an African American police officer from Colorado Springs, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan branch with the help of a Jewish surrogate who eventually becomes its leader. Based on actual events.
CONTENT AWARENESS: Rated R for language throughout, including racial epithets, and for disturbing/violent material and some sexual references.
Awards: 133 nominations and 26 wins so far. Rotten Tomatoes reviews: 95% positive by critics and 82% by audience. IMDb score: 7.6/10