Hidden Figures - similar movie recommendations

Hidden Figures (2016)

A group of female African American mathematicians prove to be vital as they helped NASA perform one of the greatest operations in U.S. history.

IMDb8.1 (138,303 ratings)
DirectorTheodore Melfi
CastTaraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe, Kevin Costner
Country United States
TopicMathematicians & Math, NASA & Racism & Segregation
Rotten Tomatoes92%

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