The Birth of a Nation (2016)

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.

The Birth of a Nation (2016)

120 min|Biography, Drama, History|07 Oct 2016
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Nat Turner, a literate slave and preacher in the antebellum South, orchestrates an uprising.