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.
Morgan Freeman replaces the word "chance" with the word "fate" in the third line of the second stanza of the poem "Invictus".
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.
In some of the game footage you can clearly see the pitch is too small but more obvious is the lacking of goal posts which were nowhere to be seen in some clips. In rugby all pitches have goal posts for conversions and penalties.
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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