The Best of Enemies

Release Date:  4/5/19; In Theaters
Genre:  Drama/Biography
Rating:  PG-13
Director:  Robin Bissell
Studio(s):   Astute Films, Material Pictures, STXfilms
Running Time: Unknown
Cast:  Taraji P. Henson (Ann Atwater), Sam Rockwell (C. P. Ellis), Babou Ceesay (Bill Riddick), Anne Heche, Wes Bentley, Bruce McGill, John Gallagher, Jr., Nick Searcy, Sope Aluko (Henrietta Kaye).
Story:   Based on a true story, The Best of Enemies centers on the unlikely relationship between Ann Atwater (Henson), an outspoken civil rights activist, and C.P. Ellis (Rockwell), a local Ku Klux Klan leader who reluctantly co-chaired a community summit, battling over the desegregation of schools in Durham, North Carolina during the racially-charged summer of 1971. The incredible events that unfolded would change Durham and the lives of Atwater and Ellis forever.  Inspired by the book by Oshay Gray Davidson.  Source:  Official site, thebestofenemies.movies.


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