Glamovie.com – The Hate U Give movie cast reviews; the murder drama of black people – It tells the story of a black girl who feels like she lives in two worlds when she is in her neighborhood and her school. This film is taken from Angie Thomas’s novel of the same name and has won many awards in America.
The film, directed by George Tillman Jr. this, the script was written by Audrey Wells.
Before this film project, Tillman directed romantic films, The Longest Ride (2015) and Barbershop (2002) and the sequel to Barbershop: Back in Business (2004). While Wells, previously wrote the script A Dog’s Purpose (2017) and Under the Tuscan Sun (2003).
The Hate U Give starring a rising young actress, Amandla Stenberg who became known when she played the character of Rue at The Hunger Games (2012) and got the lead role in Everything Everything (2017).
He also appeared on the video clip of Beyonce’s song All Night.
Besides Stenberg, other stars who participated in the film project were Regina Hall, Anthony Mackie, KJ Apa, Russell Hornsby, Algee Smith, Sabrina Carpenter, Issa Rae, Lamar Johnson, and Common.
A girl named Starr Carter (Amandla Stenberg) moved between the two worlds. The two one, is a poor neighborhood, inhabited by most black people. The other two, are the preparatory schools for university entry that he participated in, mostly filled by white people.
The uncomfortable disparity between the two worlds: black people and white people were suddenly destroyed when Starr witnessed the fatal shooting that killed his childhood friend, Khalil.
Shooting by a police officer.
That night Starr went to a party in the Garden Heights. He met Khalil. When Khalil drove him home by car, they were stopped by a police officer.
Khalil was forced out of the car and police officers shot him, even though Khalil was not armed.
After that, the murder became the main topic of the country. He is called a thug, drug dealer and gang member.
As it became clearer that the police were less interested in investigating, there were protests on the streets and Starr’s environment into a war zone. They all tried to find out what really happened that night and only Starr could answer it.
He faces pressure from these two communities, Starr must find his own voice and defend what he thinks is right. He gave many interviews to clear Khalil’s name, but what he said was the final determinant of the fate of the police and more importantly whether the police were accused of killing Khalil.
. Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
. Director: George Tillman Jr.
. Producer: Marty Bowen, Wyck Godfrey, Robert Teitel, George Tillman Jr.
. Scriptwriter: Audrey Wells, Tina Mabry
. Cast: Amandla Stenberg, Regina Hall, Russell Hornsby, KJ What, Algee Smith, Lamar Johnson, Issa Rae, Sabrina Carpenter, Common, Anthony Mackie
. Production: Fox 2000 Pictures, State Street Pictures, Temple Hill Entertainment
. Distributor: 20th Century Fox
. Release date: October 19, 2018. (Glamovie – The Hate U Give movie cast reviews).