The Journey Of August King

  • 1995
  • Movie
  • PG-13
  • Drama, Historical

The year: 1815. The place: mountainous rural North Carolina. Unhappy widower Jason Patric is on his way home from an arduous trip to market. Runaway slave Thandie Newton is fleeing for her life, pursued by her monstrous owner, Larry Drake (in high Charles Laughton mode). Is the hero bound to uphold the law by returning the escaped slave, or help a desperate...read more

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The Journey Of August King
02:04 — A widowed farmer (Jason Patric) on his way home helps a rich man's (Larry Drake) runaway slave girl (Thandie Newton) escape from the South.

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  • Released: 1995
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: The year: 1815. The place: mountainous rural North Carolina. Unhappy widower Jason Patric is on his way home from an arduous trip to market. Runaway slave Thandie Newton is fleeing for her life, pursued by her monstrous owner, Larry Drake (in high Charles… (more)

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