A Stranger in the Kingdom


1h 52m 1998

Brief Synopsis

In the early Fifties, a black minister arrives in Vermont to become pastor in a small town. When a lone drifter is found murdered in the town's environs, the minister is charged with the crime. A young white lawyer, the town's local hero, steps in to defend him and thereby risks his reputation.

Film Details

Also Known As
Stranger in the Kingdom
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1998
Location
Vermont, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 52m

Synopsis

In the early Fifties, a black minister arrives in Vermont to become pastor in a small town. When a lone drifter is found murdered in the town's environs, the minister is charged with the crime. A young white lawyer, the town's local hero, steps in to defend him and thereby risks his reputation.

Film Details

Also Known As
Stranger in the Kingdom
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1998
Location
Vermont, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 52m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States August 1998

Released in United States January 1998

Released in United States November 1998

Released in United States on Video July 27, 1999

Released in United States Spring May 7, 1999

Shown at Hollywood Film Festival August 5-10, 1998.

Shown at Nortel Palm Springs International Film Festival in Palm Springs, California January 8-19, 1998.

Shown at Northampton Film Festival in Northampton, Massachusetts November 4-8, 1998.

Based on true events.

Began shooting September 23, 1996.

Completed shooting October 29, 1996.

Released in United States January 1998 (Shown at Nortel Palm Springs International Film Festival in Palm Springs, California January 8-19, 1998.)

Released in United States Spring May 7, 1999

Released in United States on Video July 27, 1999

Released in United States August 1998 (Shown at Hollywood Film Festival August 5-10, 1998.)

Released in United States November 1998 (Shown at Northampton Film Festival in Northampton, Massachusetts November 4-8, 1998.)