The Chicago 8 is the true story from the notorious 1968 trial that resulted when seven leaders of a Vietnam anti-war movement, and a member of the Black Panthers, were charged with conspiracy to incite devastating riots in Chicago. Desperate to stop what they saw as an "immoral war", this group was ready to take on the establishment, express their freedom of speech by all means necessary, while paying a price for their actions.
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|Keywords:||Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release, Political, Courtroom Drama, War, Civil Disobedience, Ensemble|
|Source:||Based on Real Life Events|
|Production Method:||Live Action|