Starring Denzel Washington, Angela Bassett, Albert Hall, Al Freeman Jr., Delroy Lindo and Spike Lee, "Malcolm X" (also known as "X") is a Biography/Drama film directed by Spike Lee, and written by Arnold Perl (screenplay), released in the USA on November 18 of 1992.
Who directed "Malcolm X":
Malcolm X was directed by Spike Lee, an American director, producer, actor, and writer.
Before directing Malcolm X, Spike Lee had directed Jungle Fever, released in 1991, Mo' Better Blues (1990), Do the Right Thing (1989), School Daze (1988), She's Gotta Have It (1986), and Joe's Bed-Stuy Barbershop: We Cut Heads (1983). Since, he directed Crooklyn, released in 1994, Clockers (1995), Girl 6 (1996), Get on the Bus (1996), Summer of Sam (1999), and Bamboozled (2000).
What was the release date of "Malcolm X":
Malcolm X was initially released on Wednesday, November 18, 1992, in the United States. Another film released on Wednesday, November 18, 1992 is Bloodfist IV: Die Trying (dir. Paul Ziller). This was twenty-six (26) years ago.
It has been released on Wednesday, February 24, 1993 in France; February, 1993 in Germany; Tuesday, March 16, 1993 in Italy; Friday, March 26, 1993 in Spain and on Thursday, February 04, 1993 in Australia.
Who is at the casting of "Malcolm X":
At the casting of Malcolm X we find Denzel Washington, previously seen in Ricochet (1991) and Mississippi Masala (1991); Angela Bassett (Passion Fish (1992), Critters 4 (1992)); Albert Hall (Music Box (1989), The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989)) [ more... ]
- Spike Lee, Theresa Randle, Lonette McKee, Debi Mazar, Phyllis Yvonne Stickney and Scot Anthony Robinson can be seen in Jungle Fever, released in 1991.
- Scot Anthony Robinson and Delroy Lindo, Spike Lee, Maurice Sneed also worked together in Clockers, released in 1995.
- Denzel Washington, Spike Lee and Scot Anthony Robinson also worked together in Mo' Better Blues, released in 1990.
- Spike Lee, Theresa Randle and Debi Mazar also worked together in Girl 6, released in 1996.
What is the Storyline of "Malcolm X":
Malcolm X begins with a title sequence featuring an American flag being consumed by fire intercut with George Holliday's iconic videotaped footage of the beating of Los Angeles motorist Rodney King. A voice-over of Denzel Washington as Malcolm X angrily condemns white America: "We don't see the American dream; we've experienced only the American nightmare!" The burning flag eventually becomes the letter "X".
The film opens in earnest in Boston in the "war years". Malcolm "Detroit Red" [...]
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