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Movie review: ‘Harriet’ tells true story of real-life hero from history | The ESO Network
While “Terminator: Dark Fate” was billed as the must-see big-budget blockbuster in theaters this past weekend (interestingly, it ended up under-performing), it wasn’t the new movie that most caught my attention. I saw a trailer for the historical biopic “Harriet” — about American icon and freedom fighter Harriet Tubman — before the Downton Abbey movie earlier this fall, and it was a trailer that immediately made me think “I have to see this movie.” Biopics are not always my favorite film genre, because I believe it’s tricky to distill real-life events down to a two-hour movie. How much of what …