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12 Years a Slave (2013)  link to 12 Years a Slave on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Nummer: 2

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8,1/10 (494754 Stimmen)

Land: USA, 134 Minuten

Filmsprachen: Englisch

Genre: Drama, Geschichte, Biographie

Regisseur: Steve McQueen

Darsteller: Chiwetel Ejiofor (als Solomon Northup), Dwight Henry (als Uncle Abram), Bryan Batt (als Judge Turner), Ashley Dyke (als Anna), Kelsey Scott (als Anne Northup)

Medium: Blu-ray Disc,

Handlung: Based on an incredible true story of one man's fight for survival and freedom. 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 personified by a malevolent slave owner, 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.

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