Cry Freedom

Richard Attenborough, the producer-director of GANDHI, returns with another film of profound political significance. CRY FREEDOM is the story of the friendship between Stephen Biko (Denzel Washington), leader of the Black Consciousness movement in South Africa in the 1970s, and Donald Woods (Kevin Kline), the white journalist who, with his wife (Penelope...read more

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02:35 — Attenborough's portrait of the friendship between white South African journalist Donald Woods and black activist Stephen Biko, who eventually became a (more…)

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  • Released: 1987
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: Richard Attenborough, the producer-director of GANDHI, returns with another film of profound political significance. CRY FREEDOM is the story of the friendship between Stephen Biko (Denzel Washington), leader of the Black Consciousness movement in South Af… (more)

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