12 Years a Slave (2013): FYC

The 12 Years a Slave screenplay

12 Years a Slave

Discover the plot, cast, script and facts from the 2013 movie.

Here's what we have on Steve McQueen's, "12 Years a Slave". And, you can read and download the official screenplay, here, at 8FLiX.


"12 Years a Slave" Plot Summary.

Based on an incredible true story of one man's fight for survival and freedom. In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery.

Facing cruelty personified by a malevolent slave owner, as well as unexpected kindnesses, Solomon struggles not only to stay alive, but to retain his dignity. In the twelfth year of his unforgettable odyssey, Solomon's chance meeting with a Canadian abolitionist will forever alter his life.

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Notable Cast
Chiwetel EjioforChiwetel Ejiofor...Solomon Northup
Dwight HenryDwight Henry...Uncle Abram
Bryan BattBryan Batt...Judge Turner
Ashley DykeAshley Dyke...Anna
Kelsey ScottKelsey Scott...Anne Northup
Quvenzhané WallisQuvenzhané Wallis...Margaret Northup
Tony BentleyTony Bentley...Mr. Moon
Scoot McNairyScoot McNairy...Brown
Taran KillamTaran Killam...Hamilton
Christopher BerryChristopher Berry...Burch
Bill CampBill Camp...Radburn
Chris ChalkChris Chalk...Clemens
Craig TateCraig Tate...John
Adepero OduyeAdepero Oduye...Eliza
Storm ReidStorm Reid...Emily
Tom ProctorTom Proctor...Biddee
Marc MacaulayMarc Macaulay...Captain
Vivian Fleming-AlvarezVivian Fleming-Alvarez...Biracial Woman
Michael Kenneth WilliamsMichael Kenneth Williams...Robert
Douglas M. GriffinDouglas M. Griffin...Sailor
John McConnellJohn McConnell...Jonus Ray
Marcus Lyle BrownMarcus Lyle Brown...Jasper
Rob_SteinbergRob Steinberg...Parker
Paul GiamattiPaul Giamatti...Freeman
Anwan GloverAnwan Glover...Cape
Benedict CumberbatchBenedict Cumberbatch...Ford
James C. VictorJames C. Victor...Buyer
Liza J. BennettLiza J. Bennett...Mistress Ford
Nicole CollinsNicole Collins...Rachel
J.D. EvermoreJ.D. Evermore...Chapin
Paul DanoPaul Dano...Tibeats
Michael FassbenderMichael Fassbender...Edwin Epps
Sarah PaulsonSarah Paulson...Mistress Epps
Lupita Nyong'oLupita Nyong'o...Patsey
Andy DylanAndy Dylan...Treach
Deneen TylerDeneen Tyler...Phebe


Notable Wins
Oscar Award Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Anthony Katagas, Steve McQueen, Brad Pitt ... Best Motion Picture of the Year
Oscar Award John Ridley ... Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
Oscar Award Lupita Nyong'o ... Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

Box Office Data

(2013) U.S. Dollars
Budget ... $20,000,000
Opening weekend ... $923,715
Gross (US & Canada) ... $56,671,993
Gross (World) ... $187,733,202


12 Years a Slave poster


Additional Content
Cast Photos ... IMDb/Getty
Box Office ... IMDb Pro
Poster ... 20th Century Studios
Awards ... The 86th Academy Awards (2014)
Studio ... 20th Century Studios

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