Director: Peter Farrelly
Stars: Viggo Mortensen and Mahershala Ali
Running time: 2 hours 10 minutes
Dr Don Shirley is a world-class African-American pianist, who is about to embark on a concert tour in the Deep South in 1962. In need of a driver and protection, Shirley recruits Tony Lip, a tough-talking bouncer from an Italian-American neighbourhood in the Bronx. Despite their differences, the two men soon develop an unexpected bond while confronting racism and danger in an era of segregation.
Mahershala Ali was awarded the BAFTA for Best Supporting Actor, and the film is nominated for 5 Oscars, including Best Film.