News and Tribune

Lifestyles

November 8, 2013

Movie preview: “Twelve Years A Slave”

Rated: R for violence/cruelty, some nudity and brief sexuality

Running time: 2 hr 13 min

Cast: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Paul Giamatti, Alfre Woodard, Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch

Plot: Based on a true story of one man’s fight for survival and freedom in the pre-Civil War United States, a free black man from upstate New York is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty, as well as unexpected kindnesses, he struggles not only to stay alive, but to retain his dignity. In the twelfth year of his unforgettable odyssey, a chance meeting with a Canadian abolitionist forever alters his life.

 

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Lifestyles
LOCAL MAGAZINES
2013 Photos of the year


Take a look at our most memorable photos from 2013.

SEASONAL CONTENT
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
AP Video
Raw: Ferry Sinks Off South Korean Coast Town, Victims Remember Texas Blast Freeze Leaves Florida Panhandle With Dead Trees At Boston Marathon, a Chance to Finally Finish Are School Dress Codes Too Strict? Raw: Fatal Ferry Boat Accident Suspicious Bags Found Near Marathon Finish Line Boston Marks the 1st Anniversary of Bombing NYPD Ends Muslim Surveillance Program 8-year-old Boy Gets His Wish: Fly Like Iron Man Sex Offenders Arrested in Slayings of CA Women India's Transgenders Celebrate Historic Ruling Tributes Mark Boston Bombing Anniversary Raw: Kan. Shooting Suspect Faces Judge
2013 Photos of the year


Take a look at our most memorable photos from 2013.