In 1839, the revolt of Mende captives aboard a Spanish owned ship causes a major controversy in the United States when the ship is captured off the coast of Long Island. The courts must decide whether the Mende are slaves or legally free.
Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 9 wins & 38 nominations.
2h 35min | Drama, History
Stars: Djimon Hounsou, Matthew McConaughey, Anthony Hopkins
Director: Steven Spielberg
Language: English | Mende | Spanish | Portuguese