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.
Paul Giamatti was playing an unscrupulous slave trader, Freeman, who cared for nothing but money. In Planet of the Apes (2001), his character, Limbo, was portrayed as the simian "orangutan" human slave trader, who exhibited the exact same character features: greedy, unscrupulous and savage.
Alright now, y'all fresh niggers. Y'all gonna be in the cuttin' gang.
Platt's fiddling for the forced merriment, does not synchronize with the fiddle sound.
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