In 1839, the slave ship Amistad set sail from Cuba to America. During the long trip, Cinque leads the slaves in an unprecedented uprising. They are then held prisoner in Connecticut, and their release becomes the subject of heated debate. Freed slave Theodore Joadson wants Cinque and the others exonerated and recruits property lawyer Roger Baldwin to help his case. Eventually, John Quincy Adams also becomes an ally.Amistad featuring Djimon Hounsou and Morgan Freeman is streaming on Starz, streaming with subscription on CBS All Access (Via Prime Video), available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 6 others. It's a drama and history movie with a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 77% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (67,107 votes).
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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Starz & CBS All Access).
Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Starz).
Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 4 others).
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Amistad has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 77% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (67,107 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.