Harriet Tubman, an icon in the American history books and universal hero, spent her life fighting to change a nation.
After a daring escape from slavery, Harriet arrives in Philadelphia a free woman. But her courage, determination and steely devotion to her family leads her back, starting her life as a ‘conductor’ on the Underground Railroad. Risking her life, Harriet makes the journey again and again to save friends, family and strangers from enslavement.
Harriet is an emotional and inspiring reckoning with American slavery, proving that one individual has the power to change history.
Kasi Lemmons / USA 2019 / 2h6m / Digital
12A – Contains racism, moderate violence, threat, infrequent strong language.
Cast: Cynthia Erivo, Leslie Odom Jr., Joe Alwyn, Janelle Monáe.