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Political drama starring
Danny Glover
Malcolm McDowell
The Eastern Cape, 1980: Micah Mangena is a loyal sergeant in the South African police, proudly waiting on his son Zweli's enrolment into the force.
However, Micah's life is about to change - active, violent opposition to the system which Micah upholds is growing, and Zweli is in the thick of it.
Director Morgan Freeman (1993,15)
* See Films: pages 40-47


Unknown: Danny Glover
Unknown: Malcolm McDowell
Unknown: Micah Mangena
Director: Morgan Freeman
Micah Mangena: Danny Glover
De Villiers: Malcolm McDowell
Rosie Mangena: Alfre Woodard
Van Tonder: Marius Weyers
Zweli Mangena: Maynard Eziashi
Pule Rampa: Malick Bowens
Solomon: Michael Chinyamurindi
Naledi Machikano: Christopher John Hall
Thokozile Machikano: Grace Mahlaba

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