Amistad (1997)

7.3
Title
Amistad
Year
1997
Genre
Drama History
Type
Movies
IDMB rating
7.3 (61397 votes)
Netflix rating
3.8
Metacritics rating
63.0
Rotten Tomatoes rating
76.0%
Directors
Steven Spielberg
Actors
Nigel Hawthorne, Djimon Hounsou, Anthony Hopkins, Morgan Freeman

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. Steven Spielberg directed this story about the 1839 revolt aboard Spanish slave ship La Amistad and the uprising's tragic aftermath.

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