- PG-13 (for some violence and language)
- Running time:
- 101 minutes
Chronicling the birth of a modern American movement, Cesar Chavez tells the story of the famed civil rights leader and labor organizer torn between his duties as a husband and father and his commitment to securing a living wage for farm workers. Passionate but soft-spoken, Chavez embraced non-violence as he battled greed and prejudice in his struggle to bring dignity to people. Chavez inspired millions of Americans from all walks of life who never worked on a farm to fight for social justice. His triumphant journey is a remarkable testament to the power of one individual's ability to change the world.
- Release date:
- March 28, 2014
- Quick review:
- This biopic looks at the labor leader’s personal life and professional commitment in gaining rights for farmworkers.