Plot & Details
Joe Roth directs his adaptation of Richard Price's novel Freedomland from a script by the author. Samuel L. Jackson stars as a police detective who must investigate a distraught woman (Julianne Moore) who claims that her child was kidnapped by a black man. The accusation stirs up much racial animosity in the town. Edie Falco co-stars.
- MPAA Rating: R
- Genre(s): Drama
- Run Time: 112min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 02/17/2006
- DVD Release Date: 05/30/2006
- Distributor(s): Sony
- Director(s): Joe Roth
- Starring: Samuel L. Jackson , Julianne Moore , Edie Falco , Ron Eldard , William Forsythe
- Themes: Race Relations,Inner City Blues,Missing Persons
- Tone: Forceful,Tense,Confrontational,Bleak,Gritty
- Keywords: ghetto,housing-project,lost-child,missing-person,race-relations
- Country of Origin: USA (02-17-2006)
- Language: English