Review: A world-renowned civil rights defence lawyer Bryan Stevenson works to free death row inmates, and campaigns for a wrongfully convicted man to be granted a retrial.
Director: Destin Daniel Cretton
Actors: Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx, Brie Larson, Michael Harding, Christopher Wolfe, J. Alphonse Nicholson, Adam Boyer, Jacinte Blankenship, Brad Sanders, Charmin Lee, Sebastian Eugene Hansen, John Lacy and Dominic Bogart
Genre: Biography, Crime and Drama
Based on the book “Just Mercy” by Bryan Stevenson. I really enjoyed this and thought it was a solid piece of drama which was well acted. A very good cast list with the likes of Jamie Foxx and Brie Larson. I think that this is Jamie Foxx’s best performance in about 19 years. Even though this is a long film I didn’t feel like the time dragged at all. I thought that the script writing was brilliant. It held my attention all the way through. I can’t quite believe how this wasn’t even chosen for any Academy Awards and has been completely left out.