Amistad

Amistad
1997 . 148 min

directors

  • Steven Spielberg

actors

  • Djimon Hounsou
  • Matthew McConaughey
  • Anthony Hopkins

genres

  • Drama

storyline

As the slave ship Amistad journeys from Cuba to America, a brave man leads the slaves in an uprising. But after arriving in America, everyone involved is arrested and imprisoned. With seemingly no hope, the slaves' case is taken by a lawyer who sets about bringing it before the Supreme Court.

parental rating

  • 13

advisories

  • (V) Violence
  • (N) Nudity