R | | Biography, Drama, History
In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery.
Brad Pitt was criticised for casting himself in a brief heroic role. Pitt claimed that he did not insist on being cast in the part, and it was easier to secure funding for the picture if he was in it.
Alright now, y'all fresh niggers. Y'all gonna be in the cuttin' gang.
After Epps has been wallowing through the pig pen, in the next shot his clothes are clean with no evidence that he had fallen.
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