The Trial of the Chicago 7 Review - The Whole World Is Watching … Its Oscar Chances w/ Kolby Mac of Kolby Told Me Podcast
Just in time for the 2020 Election Cycle, THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 will bring it's politically charged message to Netflix this Friday with critics hailing it as an Oscar frontrunner and one of the best films of the year. What do we think? Is it worth all the hype? Is this the best Netflix Original Movie ever made? Should it be counted as one as they just acquired the movie over the summer due to Covid-19 theater shutdowns? We brought on actor/writer/content machine Kolby Mac (@kolbytoldme)of the Kolby Told Me podcast to help us break it all down, starting with our spoiler-free section so we don't ruin it for you before its release. We answer all the questions posed here, plus a look at its Oscar chances, the best & worst scenes, who stood out among this impressive ensemble, & much more.
THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 is written & directed by Aaron Sorkin (The Social Network, "The West Wing", A Few Good Men, Molly's Game) and stars Sacha Baron Cohen (Borat, "Da Ali G Show", Sweeney Todd), Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything, Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them), Jeremy Strong ("Succession"), Joseph Gordon-Levitt (Inception, The Dark Knight Rises), Yahya Abdul-Mateen ("Watchmen", Aquaman), Mark Rylance (Bridge of Spies)
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