You probably haven’t heard much about this movie, but that doesn’t mean it shouldn’t be on your radar.
‘The Banker‘ is an Apple TV+ original film starring Samuel L. Jackson, Anthony Mackie and Nicholas Hoult.
The movie, which is based on a true story, follows two black businessmen who hire a white man to serve as the front for their growing real estate/banking business. During this time, they posed as a janitor and chauffeur.
The purpose of which was to approve loans for black families to be able to afford housing—loans which many white-owned banks denied.
The Banker will premiere at AFI Fest later this month and then will be released inside a limited amount of theaters starting December 6, followed by a digital release in January.
Check out the trailer below…