The Journey of August King
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The Journey of August King
This drama chronicles the moral fortitude and courage of a simple North Carolina farmer in 1815. The trouble begins when the widowed farmer August King takes his wagon to a nearby town to get supplies and make the final payment on his land. He arrives to find the townsfolk quite agitated as two slaves have escaped from the estate of Olaf Singletary, the richest man in town. August had earlier seen the fleeing 17-year-old slave girl. That night, he is camped out and the starving runaway stumbles in. August is a good, highly-principled man and decides to ignore his own personal risk and help… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 57%

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"Heart-affecting drama about the spiritual potency of freedom and the redemptive power of love."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
"Patric deserves special recognition"
‑ Christopher Null, Filmcritic.com
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