The Birth of a Nation (2016)

Oct 7, 2016 | Biography, Drama, General Film, History

BirthofaNation-2016-poster3Director: Nate Parker

Writer(s): Nate Parker (screenplay, story), Jean McGianni Celestin (story)

Starring: Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Penelope Ann Miller, Jackie Earle Haley, Mark Boone Junior, Colman Domingo, Aunjanue Ellis, Dwight Henry, Aja Naomi King, Esther Scott, Roger Guenveur Smith, Gabrielle Union, Tony Espinosa, Jayson Warner Smith, Jason Stuart, Chiké Okonkwo, Katie Garfield, Kai Norris, Chris Greene, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Steve Coulter, Jeryl Prescott, Justin Randell Brooke, Dominic Bogart, Justin M. Smith, Allen Phoenix, Aiden Flowers, Dane Davenport, Ryan Mulkay, Danny Vinson, Tom Proctor, Dan Cox, Brad Schmidt, William Mark McCullough, Chief Olaitan, Coletrane Williams, Elijah C. Walker, Alkoya Brunson, Hank Stone, Cullen Moss, Gabriela Novogratz, Griffin Freeman, Courtney Julien, Tim McAdams, Todd Terry, David Andrew Nash, Jaye Tyroff, David Paul Lord, Scott Loeser, Greg Sproles, Andy Martin, Kemuel Crossty, Vincent Anthony, Damon Bellmon, Gregory Black, Bradley Bowen, Glenn D. Bridges, Anthony Bryant, Victoria Budkey, Sheila Cochran, Logan Coffey, Nicole Davis, Morgen Dukes, Shannon Edwards, Tiffany Milam Edwards, Samuel Lee Fudge, Jon M Hudson, Kimberly Hester Huffstetler, Richard Jones, Shane Kelly, Shere Ladd, John Archer Lundgren, Alyssa AnnMarie Marquez, Eric McCrea, Bill Mitchell, Melvin Kindall Myles, Daniel Nickels, Christian I. Noble, Sherod Ogletree, Dean Phillippi Sr., Joshua Brian Pierce, Thiree Pinnock, Patrick Roper, Addison Slater, Mark Smith, Dennis E. Williams

Synopsis: Nat Turner, a former slave in America, leads a liberation movement in 1831 to free African-Americans in Virginia that results in a violent retaliation from whites.

Release Date: October 7, 2016 (USA) | Length: 120 min | Genre: Biography, Drama, History | MPAA Rating: Rated R for disturbing violent content, and some brief nudity.