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Amistad

Is it possible to say anything less than adulatory about this generation's Roots without looking like the kind of creep who failed to weep for Mother Teresa? This epic reconstruction of the circumstances surrounding a bloody 1839 uprising aboard the ironi… (more)

Released: 1997

Rating: R

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Amistad - Official Trailer
02:28 — True story of the 1839 mutiny aboard the slave ship La Amistad, during which men abducted for the slave trade managed to gain control of their captors (more…)
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Steven Spielberg's Amistad (1997), the true story of a rebellion on a slave ship that inflamed 1840's America.

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In 1839, slaves start a shipboard rebellion against their captors while en route to America. Captured, they are imprisoned in New England, where a sympathetic former slave convinces a property lawyer to prove the kidnapped Africans were "stolen goods". Lat (more…)

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Amistad STZEN

In 1839, slaves start a shipboard rebellion against their captors while en route to America. Captured, they are imprisoned in New England, where a sympathetic former slave convinces a property lawyer to prove the kidnapped Africans were "stolen goods". Lat (more…)

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  • Released: 1997
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Is it possible to say anything less than adulatory about this generation's Roots without looking like the kind of creep who failed to weep for Mother Teresa? This epic reconstruction of the circumstances surrounding a bloody 1839 uprising aboard the ironi… (more)

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