PG-13 | | Biography, Drama, History
Nelson Mandela, in his first term as the South African President, initiates a unique venture to unite the apartheid-torn land: enlist the national rugby team on a mission to win the 1995 Rugby World Cup.
The prison cell that the South African rugby team visited, was the actual prison cell on Robben Island where Mandela stayed for eighteen years of his prison sentence.
High School Boy:
Who is it, sir?
High School Coach: It's the terrorist Mandela, they let him out. Remember this day boys, this is the day our country went to the dogs.
When in the security guards' office, we get a few shots of a world map on one of the walls. However, this map, produced by Michelin, was released in October 1999.
The Warner Bros logo is the 90s era logo, in keeping with the time period of the film.
English, Afrikaans, Maori, Zulu, Xhosa, Southern Sotho
CAD 644,056 (Canada) (13 December 2009)
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