There’s a brand new trailer for The Birth of a Nation, the upcoming drama movie starring Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Jackie Earle Haley, Aja Naomi King, Colman Domingo, Penelope Ann Miller, Mark Boone Junior, Gabrielle Union, and Roger Guenveur Smith:
THE BIRTH OF A NATION
Based on a true story.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
“Set against the antebellum South, THE BIRTH OF A NATION follows Nat Turner (Nate Parker), a literate slave and preacher, whose financially strained owner, Samuel Turner (Armie Hammer), accepts an offer to use Nat’s preaching to subdue unruly slaves. As he witnesses countless atrocities – against himself and his fellow slaves – Nat orchestrates an uprising in the hopes of leading his people to freedom.”
They’re bringing machetes to a gun fight… This can’t end up well for them…
Release date: October 7, 2016.