‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ Movie Synopsis
Based on true events, Fred Hampton is a young, charismatic activist who becomes Chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party. The post puts him directly in the crosshairs of the government, the FBI, and the Chicago Police. The FBI recruits William “Bill” O’Neal, a small-time criminal charged with a low-level federal offense, to infiltrate the Party and provide information concerning Hampton to the government. But when the government begins to discuss assassination as a means to silence Hampton, Bill begins to question his decisions.
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