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7.4/10 (11919)

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South African journalist Donald Woods is forced to flee the country, after attempting to investigate the death in custody of his friend, the black activist Steve Biko.

Cry Freedom (1987)

Box Office

Budget:$29,000,000 (estimated) Opening Weekend USA: $318,723, 8 November 1987 Gross USA: $5,899,797 Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $5,899,797

Technical Specs

Runtime: 157 min | 147 min (Ontario) Sound Mix: 70 mm 6-Track (70 mm prints)| Dolby Stereo (35 mm prints) Color: Color Aspect Ratio: 2.39 : 1

Did You Know?

Trivia The epilogue during the closing credits states: “‘Biko’ was published in 1978. Its author, Donald Woods, and his wife, Wendy Woods, served as principal consultants to this film.” Goofs During the opening sequence, actual photos f