The North Star DVD
The North StarDVD
Virginia, 1849: For slaves Big Ben Jones (Jeremiah Trotter) and Moses Hopkins (Thomas C. Bartley, Jr.), their upcoming sale to an even crueler master made them risk a dangerous flight for freedom to Pennsylvania. The perils of the journey─and the help they received along the Underground Railroad─are memorably recounted in this fact-inspired historical opus; Keith David, Lynn Whitfield, Clifton Powell, John Diehl also star. 88 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1.