Aug 17, 2021
It's a story of greatness demanding acknowledgement.
Feb 17, 2021
The movie features outstanding performances and pays tribute to three pioneering Black women who played a central role at NASA in the early 1960s during the "space race" between the United States and the Soviet Union.
Mar 31, 2020
Hidden Figures presented three brilliant black women who just wanted to do their jobs.
Jul 30, 2019
Hidden Figures is more about race than the space race, both of which are conquered with grace and girl power.
Aug 25, 2018
Through strong performances, sensitive direction and the strength of its source material, Hidden Figures transcends cliché to become a genuinely moving, inspirational tale of perseverance, strength and love.
Sep 26, 2017
The pragmatism that flows through Hidden Figures provides a beacon of hope in a modern era that feels marked by uncertainty and despair.
Aug 10, 2017
The performances are warm and good-humored, without exception. It is absolutely an inspirational movie.
Mar 22, 2017
This drama, which puts black women at its center, is so triumphant, highlighting both the brilliance and lives of three women whose stories have been neglected in history books, and at the same time it elevates the profile of three great actresses.
Feb 23, 2017
It's a terrific story told with a lot of verve and charm.
Feb 19, 2017
This splashy, feelgood period piece is every bit as enjoyable as a best picture Oscar-nominated blockbuster could hope to be.
Feb 17, 2017
Almost every one of the fudges makes the film more entertaining and less truthful.
Feb 17, 2017
No people have ever deserved their own movie more than they do. And what a lovely movie this is.
Feb 17, 2017
As [Melfi] proved in his previous film, St Vincent, he's good with actors and is a competent storyteller, but he can't resist underlining things that are already obvious.
Feb 16, 2017
Yes, the story may have been panel-beaten into a gleaming, Oscar-friendly shape. That Hidden Figures is still so entertaining and moving is due in large part to a hugely likeable central trio of performances.
Feb 16, 2017
This is an immensely likeable film and one that draws overdue attention to a story that has been neglected for far too long.
Feb 16, 2017
Hidden Figures is not a good movie. Sorry, but it's not.
Feb 16, 2017
It's touching, sobering, sometimes funny, this lesson in racial history ...
Feb 16, 2017
Hidden Figures isn't pushing the cinematic boat out in any new directions, but it steers its prescribed course nimbly and nicely.
Feb 14, 2017
The performances here are wonderful and it is undoubtedly a "feel good" film with its warmth, vitality and empowering energy.
Feb 13, 2017
Essentially Parabolas & Prejudice, it isn't the most nuanced piece of work out this month. But nuance be damned - an uplifting plea for equality, this is a story calibrated for maximum effect.