This new drama centers around the riveting true story of the Little Rock Nine, the first black students to attend their city’s formerly segregated central high school. More…
What began as their quest for a better education soon became a national crisis, igniting the passions of a divided country and sparking a historic fight for justice in the Jim Crow South. On the cusp of the civil rights movement, a changing world watched as these nine children from Arkansas battled for their rights with only books and pencils. At once harrowing and hopeful, 'Little Rock' brings urgently to life the Nine’s untold personal stories of challenge and resilience, conjuring memories of America not so long ago.
See it if Subject matter still relevant. Good vehicle to bring a 10+ yr old to see. Excellent as a base for parent/child discussion on racism.
Don't see it if You aren’t open to the realistic events it deals with. You aren’t able to forgive some flaws in this writers first production.
See it if Feel, vicariously, the violence and impact of the segregationist south of 50 years ago. The show remains upbeat despite that.
Don't see it if Shows the base emotions and violent actions of many in the deep south back then. Uses the N word.