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Tribune-Review - 18 Sep 2017
Set in 1947-55, it retells the true story of the meeting, marriage and personal struggles of Seretse Khama, the hereditary ruler of the British Protectorate of Botswanaland, and British citizen Ruth Williams Khama. The film is PG-13 and 110 minutes long.
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Große Bilder einer wahren Begebenheit

saarbruecker-zeitung.de - 24 Sep 2017
Zum Inhalt: Im Jahr 1947 verliebt sich Seretse Khama, König von Botswana, in die Londoner Büroangestellte Ruth Williams. Ihre Heirat wird nicht nur von ihren beiden Familien, sondern auch von den Regierungen Großbritanniens und Südafrikas abgelehnt.
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Historisches Liebesdrama mit Lücken

RP ONLINE - 30 Aug 2017
Die Verlobung und Ehe von Ruth Williams und Seretse Khama klingen nach Heldenepos, so als wären beide für die Leinwand erfunden worden. Regisseurin Amma Asante ("Dido Elizabeth Belle") hält sich in "A United Kingdom" durchaus nicht immer an ...
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Movie review: 'A United Kingdom' split between love and politics

San Antonio Express-News (subscription) - 02 Mar 2017
“A United Kingdom” tells the true story of the courtship and marriage of an African prince and a white British woman in the years following World War II. Seretse Khama of Bechuanaland (later Botswana) was a student in London when he met Ruth Williams.
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Fact-based marriage drama 'United Kingdom' comes up short on passion

Chicago Daily Herald - 15 Feb 2017
Amma Asante's "A United Kingdom" tells the true story of Seretse Khama and Ruth Williams, whose controversial marriage makes the political conflicts in 2016's mixed-race marriage romance "Loving" look easy-peasy by comparison. In 1948, when Seretse, ...
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How accurate is David Oyelowo's A United Kingdom?

Radio Times - 25 Nov 2016
The marriage caused ripples amongst the couple's friends, families and even governments, with Ruth's father disowning her and Seretse's Uncle Tshekedi (serving as Regent on the Bechaunaland throne) trying to get the local missionary society to talk his ...
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Amma Asante just says yes to A United Kingdom

San Diego Reader - 01 Mar 2017
That changed the night David Oyelowo, her friend of 18 years and eventual leading man in A United Kingdom, introduced her to the romance between President of Botswana Seretse Khama and his British bride Ruth Williams. Ms. Asante and I spoke just ...
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Onvoorwaardelijke liefde voor elkaar en Botswana

Montferland Nieuws (persbericht) (Registratie) - 14 Sep 2017
DIDAM - De film A United Kingdom wordt op vrijdag 22 september en maandag 25 september vanaf 20.00 uur vertoond in Filmhuis Didam. In 1947 ontmoet Seretse Khama, de prins van Botswana, Ruth Williams, een Londense kantoorbediende. Bevrijd door ...
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'A United Kingdom' Film Shows the Grit of a Good Marriage

Verily - 13 Feb 2017
The true love story of Sir Seretse Khama (David Oyelowo) and Ruth Williams Khama (Rosamund Pike) captivated filmmaker Amma Asante, known for such visually stunning, historical romance films as the 2013 film Belle. With positive reviews from the Toronto ...
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“A United Kingdom” and “Land of Mine”

The New Yorker - 06 Feb 2017
For Ruth Williams (Rosamund Pike) and Seretse Khama (David Oyelowo), the sighting occurs in London, in 1947. Near the start of “A United Kingdom,” which is based on a true story, they meet at a Missionary Society dance, an event not easily mistaken for ...
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The secretary and the prince: A United Kingdom

Express.co.uk - 16 Nov 2016
Rosamund Pike, of Gone Girl fame, takes on the role of Ruth. O YELOWO was one of the driving forces behind the film. He first became interested in the story six years ago when he read Susan Williams' book Colour Bar: The Triumph Of Seretse Khama And ...
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Bio visas för daglediga – ytterligare tre att vänta

vastgotabladet.se - 18 Sep 2017
1947 träffade Seretse Khama, den 26-årige tronarvingen av Botswana, Ruth Williams, en 24-årig kontorist från London. Deras kärlek och äktenskap bekämpades inte bara av respektive familjer, utan också av de brittiska och sydafrikanska myndigheterna.

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