Black August

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"For political prisoner George Jackson, revolution was not a choice... it was a necessity"
  • NR
  • 2007
  • 1 hr 56 min
  • 6.4  (269)

Inmate activist George Lester Jackson's short life became a flashpoint for revolution, igniting the bloodiest riot in San Quentin's history. In a story ripped from history's headlines, Black August traces Jackson's spiritual journey and violent fate, from being sent up on a one-year-to-life sentence for robbing a gas station of $71, to galvanizing the Black Guerrilla Family.

Black August
Black August

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Inmate activist George Lester Jackson's short life became a flashpoint for revolution, igniting the bloodiest riot in San Quentin's history. In a story ripped from history's headlines, Black August traces Jackson's spiritual journey and violent fate, from being sent up on a one-year-to-life sentence for robbing a gas station of $71, to galvanizing the Black Guerrilla Family.

Black August is a 2007 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 56 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.4.

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  • Release Date
    2007
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 56 min
  • Language
    German
  • IMDB Rating
    6.4  (269)