- Year: 2017
- Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
- Country: USA
- Language: English
- Time: 143
- Director: Kathryn Bigelow
- Cast: John Boyega, Anthony Mackie, Algee Smith, ...
The events of the criminal film unfold on July 23 when a group of policemen from Detroit raid an unlicensed club in which black people gathered. The police were forced to arrest some visitors, but this caused a storm of indignation among the population, they chant slogans about interracial issues and respect for human rights. And every hour, the crowd grows larger, they turn into an uncontrolled group and start throwing stones at the police, robbing shops and setting fire to buildings. The authorities don't want to use force on an angry mob, but there is no other way, because they can harm other people and their property. The Governor of the Michigan National Guard sends several army troops to the city to ensure the safety of citizens and restore order in the city. From this moment begins the real struggle for the life of the main characters of the film...