‘A United Kingdom’ Review: True Love Conquers Racial Politics In Touching Story

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On the heels of the interracial marriage story Loving comes A United Kingdomthe true story of another mixed marriage threatened by the political climate. Instead of the 1950s and ’60s Deep South of the landmark Richard and Mildred Loving case, this story takes place in 1947 in London and Botswana (or the British colony that became Botswana). Both films actually had their world premieres at September’s Toronto Film Festival which is where Fox Searchlight picked up Kingdom…