12 Years a Slave Image
Metascore
97

Universal acclaim - based on 48 Critics

User Score
8.0

Generally favorable reviews- based on 797 Ratings

Summary: In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man living in upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery.
Runtime: 134 min
Rating: Rated R for violence/cruelty, some nudity and brief sexuality
Official Site: http://www.foxsearchlight.com/12yearsaslave/
Production: Summit Entertainment
Genres: Biography, Drama, History
Countries: USA, UK
Language: English
Home Release Date: Mar 4, 2014
Director Credit
Steve McQueen Director
Writer Credit
John Ridley Screenplay By
Solomon Northup Based On "Twelve Years A Slave" By
Steve McQueen Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Alfre Woodard Mistress Harriet Shaw
Benedict Cumberbatch William Ford
Brad Pitt Bass
Chiwetel Ejiofor Solomon Northup
Garret Dillahunt Armsby
Michael Fassbender Edwin Epps
Michael K. Williams Robert
Paul Dano John Tibeats
Paul Giamatti Theophilus Freeman
Sarah Paulson Mistress Epps
Cast Credit
Adepero Oduye Eliza
Alfre Woodard Mistress Harriet Shaw
Ashley Dyke Anna
Benedict Cumberbatch William Ford
Bill Camp Radburn
Brad Pitt Cast
Bryan Batt Judge Turner
Cameron Zeigler Alonzo Northup
Chiwetel Ejiofor Solomon Northup
Chris Chalk Clemens
Christopher Berry Burch
Craig Tate John
Dickie Gravois Overseer
Dwight Henry Uncle Abram
Garret Dillahunt Armsby
Kelsey Scott Anne Northup
Lupita Nyong'o Patsey
Marcus Lyle Brown Jasper
Michael Fassbender Edwin Epps
Michael K. Williams Robert
Mister Mackey Jr. Randall
Paul Dano John Tibeats
Paul Giamatti Theophilus Freeman
Quvenzhané Wallis Margaret Northup
Ruth Negga Celeste
Sarah Paulson Cast
Scoot McNairy Brown
Taran Killam Hamilton
Tom Proctor Biddee
Tony Bentley Mr. Moon
Producer Credit
Anthony Katagas Producer
Arnon Milchan Producer
Bianca Stigter Associate Producer
Brad Pitt Producer
Dede Gardner Producer
Jeremy Kleiner Producer
John Ridley Executive Producer
Steve McQueen Producer
Tessa Ross Executive Producer
William Pohlad Producer
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