A new official picture of The Free State of Jones, the upcoming drama thriller movie written and directed by Gary Ross and starring Matthew McConaughey, has been released online:
“After surviving the Battle of Corinth in 1863, Newton Knight, a poor farmer from Mississippi, lead a group of anti-slavery Confederate deserters in Jones County, and turns them against the Confederacy during the Civil War. Later Knight marries a former slave, Rachel, which significantly helps in establishing the region’s first mixed-race community.”
Actor Matthew McConaughey manages to look handsome even with with his face grimed with dirt and an ugly untamed beard! What’s his secret?
In theaters: March 11, 2016.