A United Kingdom

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A United Kingdom Synopsis

A UNITED KINGDOM is based on extraordinary true events. In 1947, Seretse Khama, the King of Botswana, met Ruth Williams, a London office worker. They were a perfect match, yet their proposed marriage was challenged not only by their families but by the British and South African governments. The latter had recently introduced the policy of apartheid and found the notion of a biracial couple ruling a neighboring country intolerable. South Africa threatened the British: either thwart the couple or be denied access to South African uranium and gold and face the risk of South Africa invading Botswana.

Rated PG-13 for some language including racial epithets and a scene of sensuality

Fan Reviews

by Reno

**The story of two kingdoms.** It got the mixed responses from all the quarters, but I had a little doubt that did I watched the same film! Because it was much better than what I have had heard from them. It's a biographical romance- drama from the director of '... Read More

A United Kingdom Casts

Rosamund Pike

Ruth Williams-Khama, Ruth Williams

Tom Felton

Rufus Lancaster

Jack Davenport

Sir Alistair Canning, Alistair Canning

David Oyelowo

Seretse Khama

Anton Lesser

Prime Minister Attlee

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