The Journey of August King (1996)

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This drama chronicles the moral fortitude and courage of a North Carolina farmer in 1815. The trouble begins when a starving runaway slave girl stumbles into the camp of widowed farmer August King. August is a highly-principled man and decides to ignore his own personal risk and help her.
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PG-13
Genre:
Drama
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Studio:
Miramax

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Cast

Jason Patric
as August King
Thandie Newton
as Annalees Williamsburg
Larry Drake
as Olar Singletary
Sam Waterston
as Mooney Wright
John Doman
as Bolton
Sara-Jane Wylde
as Ida Wright
Eric Mabius
as Hal Wright
Bill Whitlock
as Samuel
Muse Watson
as Zimmer
Andrew Stahl
as Harrison
Chase Conley
as Harry (Son)
E. George Betz
as Bridge Attendant
Joan Cope
as Elsie
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Audience Reviews for The Journey of August King

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(*** 1/2): [img]http://images.rottentomatoes.com/images/user/icons/icon14.gif[/img] A moving, well-acted film.

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Very interesting!

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Really enjoyedthis,Jason Patric was excellent as weellas Thandie Newton,wish they both would actmore/get decent roles!

Alex aka Zander Wallace
Alex aka Zander Wallace

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