A United Kingdom

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    A United Kingdom (2016)

    111 min - Drama, History - 25 November 2016

    The inspiring true story of Seretse Khama, the King of Bechuanaland (modern Botswana), and Ruth Williams, the London office worker he married in 1948 in the face of fierce opposition from their families and the British and South African governments. Seretse and Ruth defied family, Apartheid and empire - their love triumphed over every obstacle flung in their path and in so doing they transformed their nation and inspired the world.

    Director:  Amma Asante
    Stars:  David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike, Tom Felton, Jack Davenport, Terry Pheto, Laura Carmichael, Jessica Oyelowo, Vusi Kunene, Nicholas Lyndhurst, Arnold Oceng, Anastasia Hille, Charlotte Hope, Theo Landey, Abena Ayivor, Jack Lowden, Zackary Momoh, Nicholas Rowe, Billy Boyle, Conny Stadler, Kevin Hand, Ray Burnet, Anton Lesser, Michael Howe, Donald Molosi, Julian Firth, Duncan Wisbey, Rupert Vansittart, James Northcote, Merveille Lukeba, Femi Ogunbanjo, Paul Putner, Will Featherstone, Danny Babington, Dave Perry, Craig Whittaker, Dean Roberts

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    Storyline

    The inspiring true story of Seretse Khama, the King of Bechuanaland (modern Botswana), and Ruth Williams, the London office worker he married in 1948 in the face of fierce opposition from their families and the British and South African governments. Seretse and Ruth defied family, Apartheid and empire - their love triumphed over every obstacle flung in their path and in so doing they transformed their nation and inspired the world.


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    Genres: Drama, History

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    Country:   United Kingdom
    Language:  English
    Release Date:  25 November 2016

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    Company Credits

    Production Companies:  Pathé!

    Technical Specs

    Runtime:  1 h 51 min