Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo
12 Years a Slave
8 Rating
(908 ratings)
-
IMDB rating
Your Rating:

Add to favorites
Directed by


Starring (View all)
Chiwetel Ejiofor Chiwetel Ejiofor
Solomon Northup
Dwight Henry Dwight Henry
Uncle Abram
Dickie Gravois Dickie Gravois
Overseer
Bryan Batt Bryan Batt
Judge Turner
Kelsey Scott Kelsey Scott
Anne Northup
Quvenzhané Wallis Quvenzhané Wallis
Margaret Northup
Cameron Zeigler Cameron Zeigler
Alonzo Northup


Written by
John Ridley John Ridley
(screenplay by)


Lists

142 votes
The Evolution of Michael Fassbender. (41 items)
list by SɦαŁ
Published 2 years, 7 months ago 14 comments
134 votes
Listal's 100 Films To See Before You Die (2015) (110 items)
list by johanlefourbe
Published 3 years, 1 month ago 117 comments
94 votes
6,006 Movies to Experience B4 Death... (6067 items)
list by ToonHead2102
Published 6 years, 9 months ago 12 comments
86 votes
Film Journal 2014 (332 items)
list by VierasTalo
Published 4 years, 1 month ago 17 comments
83 votes
Movie Diary 2014 (264 items)
list by Stella
Published 3 years, 10 months ago 1 comment

View all 12 Years a Slave lists (477 more)

12 Years a Slave Videos

Trailer

181 Views, 1 votes

Added 4 years ago



View all 12 Years a Slave videos (7 more)

Cover art, photos and screenshots

10 votes
8 votes
8 votes
8 votes
6 votes

View all 12 Years a Slave pictures (143 more)

Reviews

A very good movie

3 years, 11 months ago at Mar 9 22:46
7 votes
Even though I heard it would be a tough watch, it still ended up being a massively depressing movie to watch. Of course, the horror displayed was tremendous but, above all, I thought this movie had a terrible mirror effect. Indeed, even though I’m somewhat optimistic and believe that men are usually good, this movie reminds you that men can be evil, especially to one another. Furthermore, I’m ... read more

Essential, though not 2013's best

3 years, 11 months ago at Mar 17 14:31
3 votes
"I don't want to survive. I want to live."

12 Years a Slave carries the Oscar-friendly "based on a true story" label, as it tells the devastating real tale of Solomon Northup, a free African American who was kidnapped and sold into slavery during the 19th Century. Later penning a memoir following the tragedy, Northup's dreadful ordeal has only been previously dramatised in a forgott... read more

Emotional, Uncomfortable but essential viewing.

4 years, 2 months ago at Nov 24 17:11
1 vote
When tasked with re-creating a real life story, directors must keep the foundation of the story while adding just the right touch of film magic in order to create something special. When taking in 2013's 12 Years a Slave everything about this film seems generally authentic and emotional, the only thing used to enhance the experience is a beautiful cinematography that accentuates the feel of the ha... read more
View all 12 Years a Slave reviews (7 more)
In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery.
Tags: Drama (22), 2013 (15), Biography (14), Slavery (14), 2010s (9), Based On True Story (7), Racism (7), Kidnapping (6), Historical (5), Usa (5), History (5), Rape (4), True Story (4), Slave (4), New York (3), Torture (3), Louisiana (3), America (2), English (2), Plantation (2)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

muh added this to a list 1 week, 2 days ago
2013-Best to Worst (111 movies items)
MA7AMAD added this to a list 2 weeks, 3 days ago
BradWesley123 added this to a list 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Academy Award for Best Costume Design: 2010s (40 movies items)

"Patricia Norris "


BradWesley123 added this to a list 1 month, 1 week ago
ASC Award for Best Cinematography (Film): 2010s (42 movies items)

"Sean Bobbitt "


BradWesley123 added this to a list 1 month, 1 week ago
CDG Award for Best Period Costume Design: 2010s (38 movies items)

"*Winner* Patricia Norris "


Miika added this to a list 1 month, 1 week ago
Films I've seen in theaters (21 movies items)
BradWesley123 added this to a list 1 month, 2 weeks ago
ADG Award for Best Period Production Design: 2010s (41 movies items)

"Adam Stockhausen "


eliasbriseno added this to a list 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Overrated Movies (23 movies items)
Kookosbanaani added this to a list 2 months, 1 week ago
Movies watched in 2017 (98 movies items)

"11th of December, DVD Hieman parempi mitä Hotelli Ruanda. Tämäkin pitkälti noudattaa samaa kaavaa, eikä kokonaisuutena eroa merkittävästi saman kategorian muista leffoista. Tämän parissa ei vain ollut yhtä pitkästyttävää, mitä Ruandan kohdalla ja tästä kiitos hyvien näyttelijöiden. Benedict Cumberbatch käy kääntymässä ensimmäisen neljänneksen elokuvan kestosta ja antaa harhaanjohtavan kuvan poikkeuksellisen hyväntahtoisena orjanomistajana, mutta viimeistään Michael "


Leviathan added this to a list 2 months, 2 weeks ago
OSCAR'S BEST PICTURE WINNERS by YEAR (89 movies items)

"In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. "


Exclusive added this to a list 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Exclusive voted for an image 2 months, 3 weeks ago

Exclusive added this to a list 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Exclusive voted for an image 2 months, 3 weeks ago

Exclusive added this to a list 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Exclusive voted for an image 2 months, 4 weeks ago

Exclusive added this to a list 4 months ago
Toby White added this to a list 4 months, 1 week ago
Watched at the Cinema (212 movies items)
Eleanor voted for 6 images [View All] 4 months, 2 weeks ago

Eleanor added this to a list 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Watched in 2017 (191 movies items)
Exclusive added this to a list 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Exclusive voted for an image 4 months, 2 weeks ago

garfield2710 added this to a list 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Best Picture Winners Ranked (89 movies items)
BradWesley123 posted a image 4 months, 3 weeks ago

Exclusive added this to a list 5 months ago
Exclusive voted for an image 5 months ago

Kristian added this to a list 5 months, 1 week ago
Project #1 -1001 Movies I Must see Before I die- (1167 movies items)

" Rating iMDB: My Rating: Director: Actors: Genre: The Plot:"


Exclusive added this to a list 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Exclusive added this to a list 6 months ago
Exclusive voted for an image 6 months ago

BradWesley123 voted for an image 6 months, 3 weeks ago

Exclusive voted for 2 images 8 months, 2 weeks ago

Exclusive voted for an image 8 months, 2 weeks ago

SirDangie added this to a list 8 months, 2 weeks ago
Movies & Films (305 movies items)
nusch voted for an image 8 months, 3 weeks ago

aLittleTyger voted for an image 9 months, 2 weeks ago

aLittleTyger voted for an image 9 months, 3 weeks ago

jeffpsych added this to a list 10 months ago
Narratorjebi added this to a list 10 months ago
ria2u added this to a list 10 months ago

« Prev12 3 Next »

Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block