Armie Hammer, from left, portrays Samuel Turner, Nate Parker portrays Nat Turner and Jayson Warner Smith portrays Earl Fowler in a scene from “The Birth of a Nation,” opening Friday, Oct. 7, 2016.
Armie Hammer, from left, portrays Samuel Turner, Nate Parker portrays Nat Turner and Jayson Warner Smith portrays Earl Fowler in a scene from “The Birth of a Nation,” opening Friday, Oct. 7, 2016. Fox Searchlight
Armie Hammer, from left, portrays Samuel Turner, Nate Parker portrays Nat Turner and Jayson Warner Smith portrays Earl Fowler in a scene from “The Birth of a Nation,” opening Friday, Oct. 7, 2016. Fox Searchlight