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12 Years a Slave

  • Directed By: Steve McQueen

Synopsis: In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty 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 will forever alter his life.

Cast
Chiwetel Ejiofor

Solomon Northup

Michael Fassbender

Edwin Epps

Benedict Cumberbatch

William Ford

Paul Dano

John Tibeats

Sarah Paulson

Mary Epps

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Writers: John Ridley
Meta Score: Coming Soon
Rotten Tomaotes: Coming Soon
Studio: Plan B Entertainment
New Regency Pictures
Film4 Productions
Regency Enterprises
River Road Entertainment
Release Date: Oct 29th, 2013
Box Office: Not Available
Budget: Not Available
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