Malcolm X

Malcolm X (1992)

  • Genre: Drama, History
  • Release Date: 1992-11-18
  • User Rating: 7.5/10 from 820 ratings
  • Runtime: 3h 22min
  • Language: العربية
  • Production Company: 40 Acres & A Mule Filmworks
  • Production Country: United States of America
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A tribute to the controversial black activist and leader of the struggle for black liberation. He hit bottom during his imprisonment in the '50s, he became a Black Muslim and then a leader in the Nation of Islam. His assassination in 1965 left a legacy of self-determination and racial pride.

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  • Denzel Washington

    as Malcolm X
  • Angela Bassett

    as Dr. Betty Shabazz
  • Albert Hall

    as Baines
  • Al Freeman, Jr.

    as Elijah Muhammad
  • Delroy Lindo

    as West Indian Archie
  • Spike Lee

    as Shorty
  • Theresa Randle

    as Laura
  • Kate Vernon

    as Sophia
  • Lonette McKee

    as Louise Little
  • Tommy Hollis

    as Earl Little
  • James McDaniel

    as Brother Earl
  • Ernest Lee Thomas

    as Sidney
  • Jean-Claude La Marre

    as Benjamin 2X
  • Peter Boyle

    as Captain Green
  • Karen Allen

    as Miss Dunne
  • Christopher Plummer

    as Chaplain Gill
  • Larry McCoy

    as Sammy
  • Maurice Sneed

    as Cadillac
  • Debi Mazar

    as Peg
  • Phyllis Yvonne Stickney

    as Honey
  • Scot Anthony Robinson

    as Daniel
  • Sonny Jim Gaines

    as Cholly
  • Joe Seneca

    as Toomer
  • LaTanya Richardson Jackson

    as Lorraine
  • Wendell Pierce

    as Ben Thomas
  • Michael Guess

    as William X
  • Leland Gantt

    as Wilbur Kinley
  • Giancarlo Esposito

    as Thomas Hayer
  • Leonard L. Thomas

    as Leon Davis
  • Roger Guenveur Smith

    as Rudy
  • Craig Wasson

    as TV Host
  • Graham Brown

    as Dr. Payson
  • Gerica Cox

    as Eva Marie
  • Kristan Rai Segure

    as Saudi
  • Lauren Padick

    as Lisha
  • Danielle Fletcher

    as Attalah
  • Robinson Frank Adu

    as Chuck
  • Aleta Mitchell

    as Sister Robin
  • Curt Williams

    as Mr. Cooper
  • John Ottavino

    as Blades
  • John Reidy

    as Simmons
  • Frances Foster

    as Woman Outside Audubon Ballroom
  • Reggie Montgomery

    as Dick Jones
  • David Patrick Kelly

    as Mr. Ostrowski
  • Gary L. Catus

    as Doctor
  • Sharon Washington

    as Augusta
  • Shirley Stoler

    as Mrs. Swerlin
  • Oran 'Juice' Jones

    as Hustler
  • Ricky Gordon

    as Lionel Hampton
  • George Lee Miles

    as Preacher
  • Raye Dowell

    as Sister Evelyn Williams
  • Veronica Webb

    as Sister Lucille Rosary
  • Abdul Salaam El Razzac

    as Fox
  • Keith Randolph Smith

    as Brother Gene
  • George Guidall

    as Mr. Holway
  • James L. Swain

    as Conductor
  • Peewee Love

    as Speedy
  • Lawrence James

    as Tully
  • Steve White

    as Brother Johnson
  • K. Smith

    as Roderick
  • Christopher Rubin

    as Sophia's Husband
  • Mary Alice

    as School Teacher
  • Karen Duffy

    as Sophia's Friend
  • Michael Imperioli

    as Reporter at Fire Bombing
  • Steve Stapenhorst

    as Reporter at Fire Bombing
  • John Sayles

    as FBI Agent
  • Martin Donovan

    as FBI Agent
  • Nelson Mandela

    as Soweto Teacher
  • O.L. Duke

    as Pete
  • Keith Thomas

    as Roseland Dancer
  • Steven Randazzo

    as TV Reporter
  • Howard Johnson

    as Musician: Tuba, member of Malcom X Orchestra
  • John David Washington

    as Student in Harlem Classroom
  • Nicholas Turturro

    as Boston Cop
  • Teresa Farley

    as Young Hooker
  • Elise Neal

    as Hooker
  • George T. Odom

    as Barber
Art Wynn Thomas Production Design
Art Tom Warren Art Direction
Writing Spike Lee Screenplay
Directing Spike Lee Director
Production Spike Lee Producer
Sound Terence Blanchard Original Music Composer
Editing Barry Alexander Brown Editor
Sound Skip Lievsay Supervising Sound Editor
Camera Ernest R. Dickerson Director of Photography
Production Robi Reed Casting
Costume & Make-Up Ruth E. Carter Costume Design
Sound Alex Steyermark Music Supervisor
Art Ted Glass Set Decoration
Writing Alex Haley Book
Writing Malcolm X Book
Writing Arnold Perl Screenplay
Production Marvin Worth Producer
Sound Tom Fleischman Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Directing Shari L. Carpenter Script Supervisor