iTunes

Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn't open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator
iTunes

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview, buy, or rent movies, get iTunes now.

Already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download

Home of the Brave

HD   NR Closed Captioning

Paola di Florio

Open iTunes to preview, buy, and download this movie.

About the Movie

Home of the Brave is the story of the only white woman murdered in the civil rights movement -- and why we don't know who she is. It's told through the eyes of her children who revisit the mystery of their mother's death, which effectively tore their family apart. Their harrowing tale reveals FBI subterfuge, a corrupt justice system, and generations destroyed by a smear campaign, which erased this heroic woman from history.

Credits

Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews

TOMATOMETER

93%
  • Reviews Counted: 14
  • Fresh: 13
  • Rotten: 1
  • Average Rating: 7.6/10

Top Critics' Reviews

Fresh: Paola di Florio's poignant documentary tells the freshly outraging story of Viola Liuzzo, a white woman who was killed while volunteering with the civil rights movement. – Anita Gates, New York Times, Jul 16, 2008

Fresh: A serenely powerful, handcrafted film that navigates into a place Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once called 'the tangled discords of our nation.' – Scott Foundas, Variety, Jul 7, 2010

Fresh: It is a film that should be required viewing by all citizens, especially students, if we hope not to repeat this awful chapter. – James Greenberg, Hollywood Reporter, Jun 24, 2010

Fresh: This doc recounting the tragic story of Viola Liuzzo, the only white woman killed during the civil rights struggle, doubles as a narrative of the nascent women's movement. – Laura Sinagra, Village Voice, Jun 25, 2005

Read More About This Movie On Rotten Tomatoes

Viewers Also Bought

Home of the Brave
View in iTunes
  • $9.99
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Released: 2004

Customer Ratings

We have not received enough ratings to display an average for this movie.