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Rosewood (1997)

12 02/21/1997 (US) DramaHistoryActionThriller 2h 20m

In 1923, a black town in Florida was burned to the ground, its people murdered because of a lie. Some escaped and survived because of the courage and compassion of a few extraordinary people. This film is for them.


Spurred by a white woman's lie, vigilantes destroy a black Florida town and slay inhabitants in 1923.

  1. John Singleton


  2. Gregory Poirier


Top Billed Cast

  1. Ving Rhames

    Ving Rhames


  2. Jon Voight

    Jon Voight

    John Wright

  3. Don Cheadle

    Don Cheadle

    Sylvester Carrier

  4. Bruce McGill

    Bruce McGill

    Duke Purdy

  5. Loren Dean

    Loren Dean

    James Taylor

  6. Elise Neal

    Elise Neal

    Beulah (Scrappie)

  7. Michael Rooker

    Michael Rooker

    Sheriff Walker

  8. Robert Patrick

    Robert Patrick


  9. Esther Rolle

    Esther Rolle

    Aunt Sarah

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Full Cast & Crew


Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $30,000,000.00

Revenue $13,130,349.00


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