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The Journey of August King (1995)

10/01/1995 (US) Drama 1h 31m
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The Journey of August King is a multi-dimensional drama about a North Carolina farmer in 1815. August King, a widower, is on his way home as he does every year after selling his produce and purchasing the stock and goods he will need to survive the winter. On his journey, he comes upon a run-away slave, a young woman about 19 and August King must decide to violate the law and help this slave to freedom or else leave her to be hunted down and, ultimately, returned to her slave owner.

  1. John Duigan


  2. John Ehle


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  1. Jason Patric

    Jason Patric

    August King

  2. Thandiwe Newton

    Thandiwe Newton


  3. Larry Drake

    Larry Drake

    Olaf Singletary

  4. Sam Waterston

    Sam Waterston

    Mooney Wright

  5. Eric Mabius

    Eric Mabius

    Hal Wright

  6. Sarah-Jane Wylde

    Ida Wright

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The Journey of August King
The Journey of August King

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Original Language English

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