McConaughey Vs Confederates in ‘Free State Of Jones’ TRAILER

‘Free State Of Jones’ is based on the true story of Newton Knight, (Matthew McConaughey) a confederate soldier during the Civil War who left the confederacy, rallied other supporters and declared an area of southeastern Mississippi a safe haven.

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‘Free State Of Jones’ also stars Gugu Mbatha-RawKeri Russell, and Mahershala Ali, and is directed by Gary Ross. Watch the first trailer here:


Free State of Jones is scheduled to be released on May 13, 2016.