Free State of Jones

After surviving the 1862 Battle of Corinth and being told of the Twenty Negro Law, Newton Knight, a poor farmer from Jones County serving as a battlefield medic in the Confederate Army, deserts and returns home to his farm and his wife, Serena, after seeing his nephew Daniel get shot and killed. While there, he befriends Rachel, an enslaved woman who has secretly learned to read. Read more on Wikipedia.

MPAA Rating:R
Genre:Action, Drama, Biography, History, War
Country:United States
Produced By:Christopher Lytton, Stuart Ford, Matt Jackson, Robert Simonds, Lenny Feder, Elexa Ruth, Adam Fogelson, Christopher Woodrow, Leonard Hartman, T.G. Herrington, Bruce J. Nachbar, Oren Aviv, Jon Kilik, Donald Tang, Gary Ross, David Pomier, Diana Alvarez, Zhongjun Wang, Lee Jae Woo, Sandino Moya-Smith, Eric Heffron, Michael Bassick, Jerry Ye, Zhonglei Wang, Robin Bissell, Samuel Y Ha, Russell Levine, Scott Stuber
Directed By:Gary Ross
Written By:Gary Ross, Leonard Hartman
Cast:Tim Bell, Patrick Kearns, James W. Evermore, LaJessie Smith, Kerry Cahill, Matthew McConaughey, Trace Masters, Kasey James, Wayne Pére, Melanie Hebert, Juan Gaspard, Artrial Clark, John P. Fertitta, Kirk Bovill, Jackson Beals, Ritchie Montgomery, Garrett Kruithof, Ann Hamilton, Steven Varnes, Julia Holt, Gary Wayne Loper, Lamar Lott, Ron Centanni, William Mark McCullough, Emily Bossak, Marlene B. Russell, Jaren Mitchell, Jessica Collins, Mattie Liptak, Carl Stevens, Adam Henslee, Dudley Fuqua, Carlton Caudle, John Neisler, Brian Elder, Henry Frost, Donald Watkins, Lawrence Turner, David Maldonado, Miles Donald, Jill Jane Clements, Michael David Smith, Sharon Landry, Jarett Shorts, David Jensen, Dane Rhodes, Bill Martin Williams, Mahershala Ali, Eric Berris, Aaron N. Martin, Claire McReynolds, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Joe Girard, Michael Patrick Rogers, Deejay Buras, Lucy Faust, Rhonda Johnson Dents, Liza J. Bennett, Nicolas Bosc, Sam Jones, Jim Klock, Jason Ament, Alicia Davis Johnson, Keri Russell, Glen Mayes, Joe Chrest, Matt Lintz, Brian Lee Franklin, Bill Tangradi, Kylen Davis, Gary Grubbs, Kurt Krause, Jesse Yarborough, Carl Singleton, Matthew McCoy, Camden Flowers, Bailey Vaughn McAndrew, Kebron Woodfin, Kerry Sims, Troy Hogan, Thomas Francis Murphy, Matthew Blake Rogers, Manny Penton, Serenity Neil, Sam Malone, P.J. Marshall, Cameron Metrejean, Martin Bats Bradford, Stella Allen, Carsen Flowers, Christopher Berry, Greg Kennedy, Jacob Lofland, Kesha Bullard, Zack Payne, Joshua Probus, Sean Bridgers, Lara Grice, Bryan Blasingame, Levi Bowling, Johnny McPhail, Will Beinbrink, Maggie Eldred, Garrett Hollingsworth
In Theaters:Jun 24, 2016
Runtime:2 hours 19 minutes
Production:Bluegrass Films, Larger Than Life Productions, Route One Entertainment
Box Office:$20,758,378
Available On:Amazon, Itunes, Netflix, Vudu
Read More On:Wikipedia