Steve McQueens 12 Years a Slave is undoubtedly one of the most anticipated movies of the year simply due to it’s non-fiction story-line and the cast involved. Plus it was likened to D’jango’s story when D’jango Unchained was released.
The official trailer for the movie has now finally been released and it would certainly get some people eager to watch the movie when it gets released this October.
Check out the outline, official poster and trailer below
Chiwetel Ejiofor plays Solomon Northup, an educated free black man who was kidnapped while on business in Washington D.C in 1841 and sold into slavery. He worked on plantations in the state of Louisiana for 12 years before his release came in 1953. The movie also stars Michael Fassbender (Shame), Brad Pitt (World War Z), Adepero Oduye (Pariah), Quvenzhane Wallis (Beasts Of The Southern Wild), Paul Giamatti (Cinderella Man), Sarah Paulson (American Horror Story), Michael K Williams (The Wire, Boardwalk Empire) and Benedict Cumberbatch (Star Trek Into Darkness)