Invictus: A True Nelson Mandela Story

A Black History Month Film for Adults and Teens
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Newly elected President Nelson Mandela (Morgan Freeman) urges the captain of the low-ranking national rugby team (Matt Damon) to World Cup victory, inspiring the racially torn South Africa to unite. The team slogan says it all: “One Team; One Nation.”

Based on the book "Playing the Enemy" by John Carlin. Directed by Clint Eastwood. 76% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

2009; PG-13 for brief strong language; 133 minutes; Popcorn!

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