Malcolm X

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  • PG-13
  • 1992
  • 3 hr 22 min
  • 7.7  (87,451)
  • 73

Malcolm X is a gripping account of the life of the African-American human rights activist of the title. Directed and co-written by the ever controversial Spike Lee, a difficult production marred by protests and disputes did not prove to be a negative influence on the film's eventual quality, as it was nominated for many awards. The film follows Malcolm X's life from his incarceration for burglary, to his tenure as a Muslim minister and his advocacy for the rights of blacks. Denzel Washington was praised in particular at the time of release for his performance in the movie, in fact being nominated for the Academy Award for best actor, although he would not win the award until several years later. Malcolm X is a meticulously researched representation of one of the most controversial figures in American history.

Malcolm X
Director
Director

Behind the Scenes - 1 min 4 sec

Camera Shot
Camera Shot

Behind the Scenes - 57 sec

Challenge
Challenge

Behind the Scenes - 54 sec

Denzel
Denzel

Behind the Scenes - 52 sec

Malcolm X
Malcolm X

Trailer - 2 min 48 sec

Salve Mind
Salve Mind

Clip - 1 min 8 sec

Description
Malcolm X is a gripping account of the life of the African-American human rights activist of the title. Directed and co-written by the ever controversial Spike Lee, a difficult production marred by protests and disputes did not prove to be a negative influence on the film's eventual quality, as it was nominated for many awards. The film follows Malcolm X's life from his incarceration for burglary, to his tenure as a Muslim minister and his advocacy for the rights of blacks. Denzel Washington was praised in particular at the time of release for his performance in the movie, in fact being nominated for the Academy Award for best actor, although he would not win the award until several years later.

Malcolm X is a meticulously researched representation of one of the most controversial figures in American history.

Malcolm X is a 1992 drama with a runtime of 3 hours and 22 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.7 and a MetaScore of 73.

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  • Release Date
    1992
  • MPAA Rating
    PG-13
  • Runtime
    3 hr 22 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.7  (87,451)
  • Metascore
    73