Invictus Synopsis
Nelson Mandela tries to unite his countrymen following the fall of apartheid in South Africa.
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INVICTUS - conquered me. Grade: A. (Based on advance VIP press preview on Monday Dec. 7, 2009)

By MOVIES REVIEWER
Invictus, latin for 'unconquered', is a 1875 short poem by English poet William Ernest Henley. The last two lines of the poem are... "I am the master of my fate; I am the captain of my...

Rugby is a hooligan's sport played by gentlemen.

By movies-4-me
Clint Eastwood's latest is a solid, if fairly formulaic sports film, with the politics and philosophies of possibly one of humanity's greatest leaders wedged in. The movie follows Nelson Mandela...

Five Word Review

By secoote
No word can describe Invictus...

What movies are all about.

By jay247
This is a "Must Go" movie. It is a beautiful story of human conflict and choices. It is a story of how, from the deep shadows of darkness can come forgiveness and healing. Wonderful movie, Clint...

WOW!

By kwkurtz44
1st off to the guy who said it was not worth his time and a waste of money. I can only assume your a Frddy Kruger Fan, But, then I would think it hard to find even a Freddie Krueger fan, that would...

A fascinating blend of politics and sports

By pb7605
I went in to this with low expectations- the movie we wanted to see was sold out. But can I just say WOW! This was a fantastic movie. Superb acting by both Morgan Freemon and Matt Damon as well as...

Much More than a Sports Movie

By cspringsmom
I got the impression this was another one of those "Underdogs Win Championships" movie that we've all seen before in Hoosiers, Major League, etc. The truth is, the rugby matches are a small part of...

Amazing and Inspirational leadership lessons

By RSMMovieLover
This movie has wonderful lessons about how to be a servant leader from three perspectives (Mandela, captain of the Springboks and the head of the presidential security detail). The scene with Morgan...

Invictus worth the price

By dmaneri
Though Invictus moves slowly at times, it is a typically brilliant job by Director Clint Eastwood with plenty of highly emotional moments. The script was tight and if you didn't know that the story...

An Untold Story of Freedom and Forgiveness

By NathanielQueen
This is a must-see film for all people interested in the struggle in South African. It is a true story of how everyday happenings can have profound effect. Morgan Freeman is his usal best. And...

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Rated PG-13 | For brief strong language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Inspiring tale about Mandela, rugby, and national pride.
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