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The Birth of a Nation (2016)

R 10/07/2016 (US) Drama 2h

The Untold Story of Nat Turner


Nat Turner, a former slave in America, leads a liberation movement in 1831 to free African-Americans in Virginia that results in a violent retaliation from whites.

  1. Nate Parker

    Director, Writer

  2. Jean McGianni Celestin


Top Billed Cast

  1. Nate Parker

    Nate Parker

    Nat Turner

  2. Armie Hammer

    Armie Hammer

    Samuel Turner

  3. Aja Naomi King

    Aja Naomi King


  4. Jackie Earle Haley

    Jackie Earle Haley

    Raymond Cobb

  5. Penelope Ann Miller

    Penelope Ann Miller

    Elizabeth Turner

  6. Gabrielle Union

    Gabrielle Union


  7. Mark Boone Junior

    Mark Boone Junior

    Reverend Zalthall

  8. Aunjanue Ellis

    Aunjanue Ellis

    Nancy Turner

  9. Dwight Henry

    Dwight Henry

    Isaac Turner

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The Birth of a Nation
The Birth of a Nation

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $8,500,000.00

Revenue $15,861,566.00


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