Apple Magazine

FILM ABOUT 1960S BLACK MATHEMATICIANS

“Hidden Figures,” the uplifting film about African-American mathematicians at NASA during the 1960s space race, led the North American box office for the second straight week, selling $27.5 million in tickets over the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend, according to final studio figures Tuesday.

The Fox release, which stars Taraji P. Henson, Janelle

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from Apple Magazine

Apple Magazine3 min read
HBO Produces Documentary To Help Kids Understand 9/11
For students from elementary to high school, the Sept. 11 terrorist attack isn’t a memory. It’s history. A new HBO documentary that debuts on the event’s 18th anniversary treats it that way. The necessity of her project, “What Happened on September 1
Apple Magazine2 min read
Music
The proto-punk pioneer and former Stooges frontman is evidently in reflective mood on Free, his 18th studio album, which nonetheless weaves a myriad of musical influences, including jazz, rock and electronic. Pop himself has described the release as
Apple Magazine4 min read
Antitrust Regulators Dig Deeper Into Dominant Tech Companies
The government is circling the wagons around Big Tech as the scrutiny of its immense power intensifies. Two groups of state attorneys general are joining the fray with separate investigations into whether Google and Facebook have been unfairly levera