‘Trial of the Chicago 7’ Leaves Nothing to Chance

Aaron Sorkin’s film comes out against injustice

Mar 15 · 4 min read

By Todd Hill

Jeremy Strong, John Carroll Lynch and Sacha Baron Cohen, from left, star as Jerry Rubin, David Dellinger and Abbie Hoffman, respectively, in the Aaron Sorkin film “The Trial of the Chicago 7.” Photo courtesy of Netflix

(3 stars out of 5)

Watching a movie or series that was written by Aaron Sorkin is a lot like eating at Applebee’s.

By making that remark, I am in no way intending to insult Applebee’s (or Aaron Sorkin, for that…