Amazing Grace

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From the makers of "Ray" and acclaimed director Michael Apted, comes the inspiring story of how one man's passion and perseverance changed the world. Based on the true story of William Wilberforce, "Amazing Grace" follows his courageous quest to end the British slave trade. Along the way, Wilberforce meets intense opposition, but his minister, John Newton, urges him to see the cause through.

  1. Steven Knight


  2. Michael Apted


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  1. Ioan Gruffudd

    Ioan Gruffudd

    William Wilberforce

  2. Romola Garai

    Romola Garai

    Barbara Spooner

  3. Albert Finney

    Albert Finney

    John Newton

  4. Benedict Cumberbatch

    Benedict Cumberbatch

    William Pitt

  5. Michael Gambon

    Michael Gambon

    Lord Charles Fox

  6. YN

    Youssou N'Dour

    Olaudah Equiano

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 57m

Budget -

Revenue -


Release Information

  • September 16, 2006
    PG, Theatrical



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A review by Andres Gomez

By Andres Gomez

The cut is a little bit tangled making hard to follow every hop in time.

Otherwise, script and photography are good and the cast does a good job.

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