THE ANGELS A dramatic story of a group that dared to disagree. Netflix introduced the historical drama Chicago Tribunal (The Trial of the Chicago 7). The main role was played by the popular comedian Sacha Baron Cohen. The film will be available on Netflix from October 17.
The Chicago Seven was a group of seven protesters over the Vietnam War. They were chaired by activist and sociologist Abbie Hoffman (Sacha Baron Cohen). The group became widely known when it was brought to justice accused of anti-state activities. This is her story.
The author of the screenplay is the legend Aaron Sorkin (Big game, social network). He wrote the screenplay in 2007 for director Steven Spielberg. Both intended to cast roles by unknown actors. But from the project because of the week’s strike The American Writers Guild of America met. Sorkin himself returned to the project as a director last year.
The film also stars Eddie Redmayne, Michael Keaton, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Jeremy Strong, Thomas Middleditch, William Hurt, Frank Langella and Mark Rylance.