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Rosewood 1997

  • John Singleton
  • February 21, 1997
  • 140 mins
  • English
  • Drama, History
In 1923, a black town in Florida was burned to the ground, its people murdered because of a lie. Some escaped and survived because of the courage and compassion of a few extraordinary people. This film is for them.
Spurred by a white woman's lie, vigilantes destroy a black Florida town and slay inhabitants in 1923.


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