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Cry Freedom

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MPAA Rating: PG
Genre: Biography, Historical Drama
Director: Richard Attenborough

Set in apartheid-torn South Africa. Donald Woods is the editor of the East London Daily Express and Steve Biko is a young black leader struggling to improve life in the townships. The two form an unlikely friendship but when Biko is taken into police custody and then murdered, Woods is placed under house arrest. Fearing for his family's safety, he decides to smuggle them over the border.

Cast :

  • Kevin Kline
  • Donald Woods
  • Denzel Washington
  • Steve Biko
  • Penelope Wilton
  • Wendy Woods
  • Kevin McNally
  • Ken
  • John Thaw
  • Kruger
  • Timothy West
  • Captain De Wet
  • Juanita Waterman
  • Ntsiki Biko
  • John Hargreaves
  • Bruce
  • Alec McCowen
  • Acting High Commissioner
  • Zakes Mokae
  • Father Kani
  • Ian Richardson
  • State Prosecutor
  • Graeme Taylor
  • Dillon Woods

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