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Summary Based on a true story, The Best of Enemies centers on the unlikely relationship between Ann Atwater (Taraji P. Henson), an outspoken civil rights activist, and C.P. Ellis (Sam 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 Best of Enemies
Metascore Mixed or Average Based on 25 Critic Reviews
49
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 35 User Ratings
6.3
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Summary Based on a true story, The Best of Enemies centers on the unlikely relationship between Ann Atwater (Taraji P. Henson), an outspoken civil rights activist, and C.P. Ellis (Sam 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 ...

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Metascore
Mixed or Average Based on 25 Critic Reviews
49
44% Positive
11 Reviews
36% Mixed
9 Reviews
20% Negative
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Metascore
Mixed or Average Based on 25 Critic Reviews
49
44% Positive
11 Reviews
36% Mixed
9 Reviews
20% Negative
5 Reviews

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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 35 User Ratings
6.3
57% Positive
20 Ratings
29% Mixed
10 Ratings
14% Negative
5 Ratings

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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 35 User Ratings
6.3
57% Positive
20 Ratings
29% Mixed
10 Ratings
14% Negative
5 Ratings

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Production Company Astute Films, Material Pictures, Talent One
Release Date Apr 5, 2019
Duration 2 h 13 m
Rating PG-13
Tagline Change is worth fighting for.
Women Film Critics Circle Awards
3 Nominations
North Carolina Film Critics Association
1 Nomination
National Film and Television Awards, USA
1 Nomination