• Release Date: June 28, 2000
  • Run Time: 2 hr 44 min
  • Rating: R - violence
  • Cast: Mel Gibson, Heath Ledger, Joely Richardson
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  • Genre: Drama

Synopsis: An eighteenth-century South Carolina farmer reluctantly enters the American revolutionary war, forming a cunning regiment of patriots that become loved by colonists and hunted by the British. Loosely adapted from a true story, the Smithsonian Institute advised the film's producers on historical accuracy.