India, March 23 -- The BankerDirector - George NolfiCast - Anthony Mackie, Samuel L Jackson, Nicholas Hoult, Nia Long

Two black men in segregated United States used legal chicanery, devilish intelligence and good old-fashioned deceit to do more to unite their country than most legislators. In the 1950s and 60s, Bernard Garrett and Joe Morris took it upon themselves to buy real estate in white-only neighbourhoods to sell it to black people, sneakily dismantling the unjust social order of the land.

The second Apple TV+ original film, The Banker, is easily more high-profile than the first, the rather delicate coming-of-age drama Hala. Featuring a fine cast led by Anthony Mackie and Samuel L Jackson, the film's deceptively dispassionate tit...