12 Years a Slave

12 Years a Slave (2013)

From acclaimed director Steve McQueen comes this moving film based on a true story that’s filled with powerful performances. In 1841, Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor), a free citizen, is kidnapped and sold as a slave to a ruthless plantation owner (Michael Fassbender). This gripping film features an all-star cast, including Benedict Cumberbatch, Brad Pitt, Paul Dano and newcomer Lupita Nyong’O.
  • Rated R for:
  • Adult Situations
  • Violence
  • Nudity

Synopsis

From acclaimed director Steve McQueen comes this moving film based on a true story that’s filled with powerful performances. In 1841, Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor), a free citizen, is kidnapped and sold as a slave to a ruthless plantation owner (Michael Fassbender). This gripping film features an all-star cast, including Benedict Cumberbatch, Brad Pitt, Paul Dano and newcomer Lupita Nyong’O.
  • Rated R for:
  • Adult Situations
  • Violence
  • Nudity