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A United Kingdom (2016)

PG-13 111 min - Drama, History - 25 November 2016
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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

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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.


Collections: Amma Asante, Popular Movies

Tagline: The true story of a love that shook an empire

Genres: Drama, History

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

Box Office

Budget:  $14,000,000
Revenue:  $13,819,139

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Pathé!

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 51 min

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Synopsis

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.