The Trial of the Chicago 7
Available on Netflix
The film is based on the infamous 1969 trial of seven defendants charged by the federal government with conspiracy and more, arising from the countercultural protests in Chicago at the 1968 Democratic National Convention. The trial transfixed the nation and sparked a conversation about mayhem intended to undermine the U.S. government.
Starring Eddie Redmayne, Alex Sharp, Sacha Baron Cohen
Director Aaron Sorkin