Twelve Years a Slave: Solomon Northup's Odyssey

1984 NR 1h 57m DVD

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Twelve Years a Slave: Solomon Northup's Odyssey

1984 NR 1h 57m DVD
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Based on the autobiography "Twelve Years a Slave," this gripping drama tells the true story of Solomon Northup (Avery Brooks), a black man living in Washington, D.C., in the mid-19th century. Northup, born a free man, works as a carpenter and musician. But one day in 1841, he's kidnapped by a Louisiana slave owner and forced into slavery. Northup spends a dozen years enduring harrowing hardships, while his family desperately searches for him.
Full Screen 1.33:1
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
NR - Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
  • Avery Brooks
  • Rhetta Greene
  • John Saxon
  • Mason Adams
  • Joe Seneca
  • Michael Tolan
  • Lee Bryant
  • Petronia Paley
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