What parents need to know
Parents need to know that BlacKkKlansman, from director Spike Lee, is based on the true story of Ron Stallworth (John David Washington), the first African American detective in 1970s Colorado Springs. Stallworth goes on a mission to infiltrate the local chapter of the Ku Klux Klan, enlisting fellow detective Flip Zimmerman (Adam Driver) as his undercover counterpart. With tensions on the rise and a massive KKK rally on the horizon, the duo must be careful not to blow their cover before exposing their targets. Expect some comedy mixed with the movie's heavier topics of racism and white supremacy, as well as strong language and some violence.
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