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Rated
PG-13
Runtime 121 min
Ratings
91% critics Rotten Tomatoes
94% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 15+ Common Sense Media
Genre Biography, Drama, History, War
Release 02/04/05
Actors Xolani Mali, Don Cheadle, Desmond Dube, Hakeem Kae-Kazim
Directors Terry George
During the 1990s, some of the worst atrocities in the history of mankind took place in the country of Rwanda--and in an era of high-speed communication and round the clock news, the events went almost unnoticed by the rest of the world. In only three months, one million people were brutally murdered. In the face of these unspeakable actions, inspired by his love for his family, an ordinary man summons extraordinary courage to save the lives of over a thousand helpless refugees, by granting them shelter in the hotel he manages.
Genre Biography, Drama, History, War
Release 02/04/05
Actors Xolani Mali, Don Cheadle, Desmond Dube, Hakeem Kae-Kazim
Directors Terry George
During the 1990s, some of the worst atrocities in the history of mankind took place in the country of Rwanda--and in an era of high-speed communication and round the clock news, the events went almost unnoticed by the rest of the world. In only three months, one million people were brutally murdered. In the face of these unspeakable actions, inspired by his love for his family, an ordinary man summons extraordinary courage to save the lives of over a thousand helpless refugees, by granting them shelter in the hotel he manages.