David Oyelowo (Selma) and Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl) star in this inspiring true story of the forbidden love between the King of Botswana and a white English woman in the 1940s. When they decided to marry just as apartheid was being introduced into South Africa, it caused an international uproar. But their passionate romance triumphed over every obstacle and changed the course of African history.
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Ratings and Reviews
- Average 6.8/10
- Fresh 127
- Rotten 25
Critics Consensus: Well-acted, solidly crafted, and all-around worthy, A United Kingdom presents an absorbing look at a singular true-life love story.
Beautiful but slightly flat drama about powerful love story.
Cast & Crew
- Fox Searchlight
- © 2017 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. All rights reserved.
- English (AD, Stereo, Dolby)
- French (Subtitled, Stereo, Dolby), Spanish (Subtitled)
- Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with the addition of relevant non-dialogue information.
- Audio descriptions (AD) refer to a narration track describing what is happening on screen, to provide context for those who are blind or have low vision.