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The Birth of a Nation (2016)

The Birth of a Nation
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Follows Nat Turner, a literate slave and preacher, whose financially strained owner, Samuel Turner, accepts an offer to use Nat’s preaching to subdue unruly slaves. As he witnesses countless atrocities — against himself and his fellow slaves — Nat orchestrates an uprising in the hopes of leading his people to freedom.


Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Fresh
84% - Fresh

Movie Details

Production Budget:$10,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 7th, 2016 (Wide) by Fox Searchlight
MPAA Rating: R for disturbing violent content, and some brief nudity.
(Rating bulletin 2417 (Cert 50204), 3/23/2016)
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Keywords: Slavery, Revolution, 1800s, Virginia, African-American, Religious
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Bron Studios, Phantom Four, Mandalay Pictures, Tiny Giant Productions, Follow Through Productions, Creative Wealth Media Finance
Production Countries: United States

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Nate Parker
Producer    Aaron L. Gilbert
Producer    Nate Parker
Producer    Kevin Turen
Producer    Jason Michael Berman
Producer    Preston Holmes
Executive Producer    David Goyer
Executive Producer    Mike Novogratz
Executive Producer    Michael Finley
Executive Producer    Tony Parker
Executive Producer    Jason Cloth
Executive Producer    Jane Oster

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