David Oyelowo portrays the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and Carmen Ejogo is his wife, Coretta Scott King, in “Selma.” Ava DuVernay directed the film, based on civil rights events in the 1960s.
David Oyelowo portrays the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and Carmen Ejogo is his wife, Coretta Scott King, in “Selma.” Ava DuVernay directed the film, based on civil rights events in the 1960s. Atsushi Nishijima Paramount Pictures
David Oyelowo portrays the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and Carmen Ejogo is his wife, Coretta Scott King, in “Selma.” Ava DuVernay directed the film, based on civil rights events in the 1960s. Atsushi Nishijima Paramount Pictures

Review: ‘Selma’ offers thoughtful, timely glimpse into history

January 08, 2015 08:00 AM

UPDATED January 09, 2015 12:18 AM

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