Today, here in the given article, we are going to tell you about how the movie “The Help” by Tate Taylor, which is an adaptation of a book written by Kathryn Stockett, despite having numerous critical and controversial views, became the most-watched movie.
Name: The Help
Director: Tate Taylor
Producers: Chris Columbus, Brunson Green, Sonya Lunsford, Michael Barnathan
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Genre: Historical Drama
Amidst the worldwide anti-racism protest, demanding justice for George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and the other people who have been victims of the U.S. police, the film “The Help” currently the most-watched movie on Netflix.
This is a Historical Drama by Tate Taylor released in 2011, revolves around the civil rights movement which was held in Mississippi. The movie is an adaptation of the book, “The Help” by Kathryn Stockett, released in the year 2009, the book is set in the 1960s about the African Americans working in white households in the town Jackson, situated in Mississippi.
‘The Help’ Becomes Most-Watched Amid Racism protest
The story of the movie “The Help” is about three women, who unlike others questioned the wrong norms that prevailed in the society yet were not questioned by anyone. It is an absolutely inspiring story of how these three women fought against their exploitation and bashed the injustice.
It tells about the lives of the black maids who worked in white households, and the tough paths they walked while serving these households such as lack of credits for their work, irregular pay, putting up with false accusations and on the top, disrespectful behavior by the employees, even the kids.
The movie is a perfect example of amazing cinematography and the ability to have a grip on the audience from the beginning to the very end of the movie. The movie has turned out to be a safe space that actively talked about violent issues. It is truly a remarkable movie, starring some of the best actors and actresses. Cast includes Emma Stone as Skeeter, Viola Davis as Aibileen and Octavia Spencer as Minny, three very different and, a totally extraordinary and brilliant woman.
Overall this is a movie that will make your heart warm and break it, at the same time. It thus set you on a rollercoaster of emotions where you feel happy, sad, suppressed and the other miseries the black community went through, rather it is still going through in a major part of the world and provides you with the insights of black life. Hence, this is a must-watch and the reason why it’s streaming the most on Netflix.
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Black lives matter.