Free State of Jones (2016)

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In 1863, Mississippi farmer Newt Knight serves as a medic for the Confederate Army. Opposed to slavery, Knight would rather help the wounded than fight the Union. After his nephew dies in battle, Newt returns home to Jones County to safeguard his family but is soon branded an outlaw deserter. Forced to flee, he finds refuge with a group of runaway slaves hiding out in the swamps. Forging an alliance with the slaves and other farmers, Knight leads a rebellion that would forever change history.
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Movie Details

Theatrical Release:June 24th, 2016
On DVD & Blu-ray:September 20th, 2016 - Buy DVD
Original Language:English
Production Companies:Larger Than Life Productions, Huayi Brothers Pictures, IM Global, Bluegrass Films, STX Entertainment, Vendian Entertainment, Route One Entertainment, Union Investment Partners, Rahway Road Productions
Movie Tags:slavery