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You can kill a revolutionary but you can't kill the revolution.

FBI informant William O'Neal infiltrates the Illinois Black Panther Party and is tasked with keeping tabs on their charismatic leader, Chairman Fred Hampton. A career thief, O'Neal revels in the danger of manipulating both his comrades and his handler, Special Agent Roy Mitchell. Hampton's political prowess grows just as he's falling in love with fellow revolutionary Deborah Johnson. Meanwhile, a battle wages for O'Neal's soul. Will he align with the forces of good? Or subdue Hampton and The Panthers by any means, as FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover commands?

  • 2 hr 5 minChildren under 17 may not attend R-rated movies unaccompanied by a parent or adult guardian. Children ages 6 and under are not allowed at R-rated movies after 6pm.
  • Feb 12, 2021
  • Drama

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AMC Artisan Films

Daniel Kaluuya’s magnetism, LaKeith Stanfield’s twitchy pseudo-confidence, and Jesse Plemmons’ oil-slick of an agent are the true highlights of this poignant film. Inspired by true events, the ensemble cast masterfully showcase an overlooked story of activism set with the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party.

Cast & Crew

  • Daniel KaluuyaFred Hampton

  • Lakeith StanfieldBill O'Neal

  • Algee SmithJake Winters

  • Dominique FishbackDeborah Johnson

  • Caleb EberhardtBob Lee

  • Darrell Britt-GibsonBobby Rush

  • Dominique ThorneJudy Harmon

  • James UdomActor

  • Lil Rel HoweryWayne

  • Jesse PlemonsRoy Mitchell