Marshall parents guide

Marshall Parent Guide

A dramatized biography of Thurgood Marshall

When a Black man (Sterling K. Brown) is wrongfully accused, a Black lawyer named Thurgood Marshall (played by Chadwick Boseman) steps in to defend him. This movie is based on a true story, and is one of the cases that propelled Marshall to his historic role as a civil rights activist.

Why is Marshall rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Marshall PG-13 for mature thematic content, sexuality, violence and some strong language.

News About "Marshall"

Thurgood Marshall was the U.S.’s first African- American Supreme Court justice. He was also a civil rights advocate. This movie is based on the court case of Connecticut v. Joseph Spell, where a Black chauffeur was charged with raping the wife of his White employer.

Cast and Crew

Marshall is directed by Reginald Hudlin and stars Chadwick Boseman, Josh Gad, Kate Hudson.

Home Video

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Another African-American man is accused of rape in the movie To Kill a Mockingbird.