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Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013)

PG-13
141 min | Biography, Drama, History

A chronicle of Nelson Mandela's life journey from his childhood in a rural village through to his inauguration as the first democratically elected president of South Africa.
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William Nicholson (screenplay) | Nelson Mandela (autobiography)
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$ 35,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 84,283
Gross (USA)
$ 8,323,085
Gross (World)
$ 27,984,870
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Dec 25, 2013 (United States)

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Idris Elba
Nelson Mandela Nelson Mandela   See fewer
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Naomie Harris
Winnie Madikizela Winnie Madikizela   See fewer
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Walter Sisulu Walter Sisulu   See fewer
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Ahmed Kathrada Ahmed Kathrada   See fewer
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Nelson Mandela 7-9 Nelson Mandela 7-9   See fewer
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Mandela's Aide Mandela's Aide   See fewer
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7.1 / 10 | 24,169 votes