The Woman King

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The Woman King is a historical epic inspired by true events that took place in The Kingdom of Dahomey, one of the most powerful states of Africa in the 18th and 19th centuries. The story follows Nanisca, General of the all-female military unit, and Nawi, an ambitious recruit, who together fought enemies who violated their honor, enslaved their people, and threatened to destroy everything they've lived for.



2 hr 14 min

Opened September, 16th 2022

PG-13 for for sequences of strong violence, some disturbing material, thematic content, brief language and partial nudity.


Viola Davis
Thuso Mbedu
Lashana Lynch
John Boyega


Gina Prince-Bythewood


Dana Stevens, Gina Prince-Bythewood

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