12 Years a Slave , movie

Plot Summary:
In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor), a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty (personified by a malevolent slave owner, portrayed by Michael Fassbender), as well as unexpected kindnesses, Solomon struggles not only to stay alive, but to retain his dignity. In the twelfth year of his unforgettable odyssey, Solomon’s chance meeting with a Canadian abolitionist (Brad Pitt) will forever alter his life.

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Release Date USA: October 17, 2013
Release Date: August 29, 2013

MPAA Rating: R - Restricted

Genres: Biography movies (99) Drama movies (989) History movies (55)
Country: USA Movies (1694)

Runtime: 133 min
Director: Steve McQueen
Screenplay: Steve McQueen, John Ridley
Music: Hans Zimmer
Cast: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Brad Pitt, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Dano, Taran Killam, Scoot McNairy, Ruth Negga, Garret Dillahunt, Paul Giamatti, Sarah Paulson, Michael Kenneth Williams, Alfre Woodard, Dwight Henry, Adepero Oduye, Quvenzhané Wallis

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