Emancipation movie review: Will Smith plays an escaped slave in 1860s America in harrowing true-life drama

Will Smith, in one of his strongest roles, plays a runaway slave, Peter – based on a real person whose horrific whipping scars, photographed in the 1860s, helped make the case for emancipation.


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