The Best of Enemies

Based on a true story, THE BEST OF ENEMIES centers on the unlikely relationship between Ann Atwater (Henson), an outspoken civil rights activist, and C.P. Ellis (Rockwell), a local Ku Klux Klan leader who reluctantly co-chaired a community summit, battling over the desegregation of schools in Durham, North Carolina during the racially-charged summer of 1971. The incredible events that unfolded would change Durham and the lives of Atwater and Ellis forever.

- Synopsis provided by Internet Video Archive

Credits

Director:

  • Robin Bissell

Cast:

  • Taraji P. Henson
  • Sam Rockwell
  • Babou Ceesa
  • Anne Heche
  • Wes Bentley

Writer:

  • Robin Bissell

Producers:

  • Danny Strong
  • Fred Bernstein
  • Matt Berenson

What others are saying

  • Trailer

      Now Playing

      The Best of Enemies is not showing in any theaters in the area.

      Add a review

      Rating

      Select a star to rate.