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The extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes, whose courage, ingenuity, and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the course of history.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Joe Alwyn ... Gideon
Jennifer Nettles ... Eliza
Cynthia Erivo ... Harriet Tubman
Janelle Monáe ... Marie
Vanessa Bell Calloway ... Rit Ross
Tim Guinee ... Thomas Garrett
Clarke Peters ... Ben Ross
Leslie Odom Jr. ... William Still
Vondie Curtis-Hall ... Reverend Green
Tory Kittles ... Frederick Douglass
Claire Bronson ... Rachel Garrett
Deborah Ayorinde ... Rachel Ross
Omar J. Dorsey ... Bigger Long
Mitchell Hoog ... Vince
Zackary Momoh ... John Tubman
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Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, Harriet tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes. Her courage, ingenuity, and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the course of history. Written by Focus Features

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Be free or die


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Language:

English

Release Date:

1 November 2019 (USA) See more »

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Harriet See more »

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2.35 : 1
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Inspiration
11 September 2019 | by imdb-ikysmoviedatabaseSee all my reviews

Really inspiring movie does get a bit slow in the middle but a really good biopic.


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