The Birth of a Nation (2016)

The Birth of a Nation (2016)
  • In Theaters: October 7, 2016
  • MPAA Rating: R for disturbing violent content, and some brief nudity
  • Genres: Biography, Drama
  • Run Time: 2 Hour Minutes
  • Distributors: 20th Century Fox, Mandalay Pictures, Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • Stars: Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Mark Boone Jr., Colman Domingo, Aunjanue Ellis, Dwight Henry, Aja Naomi King, Esther Scott, Roger Guenveur Smith, Gabrielle Union, Penelope Ann Miller, Jackie Earle Haley
  • Directors: Nate Parker
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  • Writer: Nate Parker
Set against the antebellum South, THE BIRTH OF A NATION follows Nat Turner (Nate Parker), a literate slave and preacher, whose financially strained owner, Samuel Turner (Armie Hammer), accepts an offer to use Nat's preaching to subdue unruly slaves. As he witnesses countless atrocities - against himself and his fellow slaves - Nat orchestrates an uprising in the hopes of leading his people to freedom. Written by Fox Searchlight Pictures

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