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|Category||Dramas DVDs, Crime Movies, Recommended Videos, True Story, Period Piece, Prison/Prisoners, Race Relations, Injustice, Law/Lawyers, Courtroom, Slavery|
|Starring||Anthony Hopkins, Morgan Freeman, Djimon Hounsou, John Ortiz, Matthew McConaughey, Stellan Skarsgaard, Xander Berkeley, Chjwetel Ejiofor, Pete Postlethwaite, Arliss Howard, Daniel Von Bargen, Nigel Hawthorne, David Paymer, Anna Paquin, Jake Weber, Paul Guilfoyle, Jeremy Northam, Austin Pendleton, Peter Firth, Tomas Milian, Geno Silva, Razaaq Adoti, Ralph Brown, Victor Rivers|
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Amistad movie was released May 04, 1999 by the Paramount Home Entertainment studio. Steven Spielberg directed this powerful film depicting the real-life events that followed the 1839 insurrection aboard the slave ship Amistad. Desperate prisoner Cinque (Djimon Hounsou) leads his fellow prisoners in a bloody revolt on the ship and demands to be returned to Africa Amistad video. When the slaves are recaptured and imprisoned in New England, lawyer Roger Baldwin (Matthew McConaughey) is hired to represent the Africans and their desire to return home Amistad film. ...See Full Description
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||Powerfully emotional and compelling work of art!|
Amistad DVD for sale The struggle for dignity and equality is powerfully told. Cinque's journey is one to be admired and empathized with by everyone.
By strangeteacher (Stockton, CA)
||Another Great Movie From Steven!!!|
Amistad movie This is one of those movies that you always would remember after you had seen it. Great choice of cast. Nice historic movie.
By lngroup (Pretoria, GP, RSA)
||One of my altime favorites|
Amistad video Adam's speech at the end of the movie was amazing. The fact that he is humble, yet such a hardass just gave me the goosebumps! It was amazing.
By Lauren (Sarasota, FL)
Amistad film Everything that Spielberg got right in _Schindler's List_, he gets wrong here: the director's didactic presence is too strongly felt; the actors' love their dialogue, rather than what it means; and we are allowed to feel the screen time too frequently.
By a reviewer (Madison, MS, USA)
Amistad review well its not one of steves best it's still pretty amazing,he gets a lot done,even though it kinda comes off bland,but whatever I like all of his movies.
By Chris (San Diego)
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Amistad video Product Details
|CD Universe Part number||1283797|
|Studio||Paramount Home Entertainment|
|DVD Encoding||Region 1|
|Release Date||May 04, 1999|
|Rating Reason||For some scenes of strong brutal violence and some related nudity|
|Running Time||155 Minutes|
|Movie Details||Color; Dolby Surround AC-3 Sound; Letter Boxed; Widescreen|
Amistad DVD Features
Letterbox - 1.85
Dolby Digital 5.1 - English
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