Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom - Movie Synopsis & Plot
"Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" is based on South African President Nelson Mandela's autobiography of the same name, which chronicles his early life, coming of age, education and 27 years in prison before becoming President and working to rebuild the country's once segregated society.
Sometimes it's best not to listen to others. You should always listen to me, of course, but others... never be beholden to their opinions 100% of the time. I was told by multiple people that Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
was boring and bland, and the fact that the movie failed to catch on with critics or audiences despite its theatrical release coincidentally coinciding with Nelson Mandela's death, reinforced my belief that the biopic was worth skipping. Read our Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom movie review »