The spark that ignites us, unites us.
The real-life story of a South African hero’s journey to freedom. In the country’s turbulent and divided times in the 1980s, Patrick Chamusso is an oil refinery foreman and soccer coach who is apolitical – until he and his wife Precious are jailed. Patrick is stunned into action against the country’s oppressive reigning system, even as police Colonel Nic Vos further insinuates himself into the Chamussos’ lives.
MPAA: Rated PG-13 for thematic material involving torture and abuse, violence and brief language
Principal Cast: Derek Luke, Tim Robbins, Bonnie Henna
Director: Phillip Noyce