The Patriot Poster

Release Date: June 28th, 2000

DVD Release Date: October 24th, 2000

R|2 hr 44 min

Plot Summary
Mel Gibson portrays Benjamin Martin, an unassuming man who is forced to join the American Revolution when the British threaten to take his farm away from him. Together with his patriotic son, Gabriel, the pair faces the vicious Redcoats with a heroism that reflects the stubborn pride of a young country's most dedicated supporters.

Cast: Mel Gibson, Heath Ledger, Joely Richardson, Jason Isaacs, Chris Cooper, Tchéky Karyo, Rene Auberjonois, Lisa Brenner

Director: Roland Emmerich

Genres: Historical drama, War

Production Co: Mutual Film Company, Columbia Pictures Corporation, Centropolis Entertainment

Distributors: Sony Pictures Entertainment, Columbia Pictures, Columbia TriStar Home Video

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