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Attica

Summary Survivors, observers, and expert government officials recount the 1971 uprising at the Attica Correctional Facility. The violent five-day standoff between mostly Black and Latino inmates and law enforcement gripped America then, and highlights the urgent, ongoing need for reform 50 years later.

Attica
Metascore Universal Acclaim Based on 11 Critic Reviews
87
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 9 User Ratings
6.3
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Summary Survivors, observers, and expert government officials recount the 1971 uprising at the Attica Correctional Facility. The violent five-day standoff between mostly Black and Latino inmates and law enforcement gripped America then, and highlights the urgent, ongoing need for reform 50 years later.

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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 11 Critic Reviews
87
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11 Reviews
0% Mixed
0 Reviews
0% Negative
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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 11 Critic Reviews
87
100% Positive
11 Reviews
0% Mixed
0 Reviews
0% Negative
0 Reviews

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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 9 User Ratings
6.3
67% Positive
6 Ratings
11% Mixed
1 Rating
22% Negative
2 Ratings

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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 9 User Ratings
6.3
67% Positive
6 Ratings
11% Mixed
1 Rating
22% Negative
2 Ratings

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Production Company Showtime Documentary Films, Firelight Films, Topic Studios
Release Date Oct 29, 2021
Duration 1 h 56 m
Rating TV-MA
Academy Awards, USA
1 Nomination
Critics' Choice Documentary Awards
3 Nominations
FOCAL International Awards
3 Nominations