The Woman King

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In Theaters: September 16, 2022

On DVD/Blu-ray: December 13, 2022

On Digital/VOD: November 22, 2022

PG-13 | 2h 14m | Action, Drama

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In the 1800s, the Agojie are an all-female unit of warriors who protect the African Kingdom of Dahomey with skills and a fierceness unlike anything the world has ever seen.

When the kingdom is threatened by colonizers, Agojie General Nanisca (Viola Davis) must defend their land and way of life. She begins to train a new generation of fierce warriors for the historic upcoming battle. Nawi (Thuso Mbedu) is a new recruit who begins her training to be a part of the legendary group of warriors.

Inspired by true events.

Director: Gina Prince-Bythewood
Studio: Columbia Pictures
Producer(s): Maria Bello, Cathy Schulman, Viola Davis, Julius Tennon
Cast: Viola Davis, Lashana Lynch, John Boyega, Jayme Lawson, Jordan Bolger, Sheila Atim, Thuso Mbedu, Adrienne Warren, Masali Baduza, Thando Dlomo, Jimmy Odukoya, Hero Fiennes Tiffin
Writer(s): Dana Stevens
Inspiration: The Dahomey Amazons
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