Boycott (2001 film)

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Directed by Clark Johnson
Written by Stewart Burns, Herman Daniel Farrell
Starring Jeffrey Wright Carmen Ejogo Terrence Howard
Release dates
24 February 2001
Running time
118 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Boycott is a 2001 American television film directed by Clark Johnson, and starring Jeffrey Wright as the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The film, based on the book Daybreak of Freedom by Stewart Burns, tells the story of the 1955-1956 Montgomery Bus Boycott. It won a Peabody Award in 2001 "for refusing to allow history to slip into 'the past.'"[1]


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