RT Video/DVD DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 43439976 LA Closed-captioned. T1 Amistad A1 Spielberg, Steven,, Allen, Debbie,, Wilson, Colin., Franzoni, David., Freeman, Morgan., Hawthorne, Nigel., Hopkins, Anthony,, Hounsou, Djimon,, McConaughey, Matthew,, Paymer, David., Postlethwaite, Pete., Skarsgård, Stellan., Kamiński, Janusz,, Williams, John,, Adoti, Razaaq., Paquin, Anna., Milian, Tomas., Ejiofor, Chiwetel,, Ortiz, John., Brown, Ralph,, Burrows, Darren E.,, Rich, Allan,, Guilfoyle, Paul., Firth, Peter,, Berkeley, Xander,, Pesci, David., Dreamworks Pictures., HBO Pictures., DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm), PB DreamWorks Home Entertainment PP Universal City, CA YR 1999 SN 0783231202 9780783231204 AB Based on a true story, the movie chronicles the incredible journey of a group of enslaved Africans who overtake their captor's ship and attempt to return to their beloved homeland. When the ship, La Amistad, is seized, these captives are brought to the United States where they are charged with murder and await their fate in prison. A battle ensues that captures the attention of the entire nation, confronting the very foundation of the American justice system. But for the men and women on trial, it is simply a fight for the basic right of all mankind ... freedom.