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Title Malcolm X / Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Largo International N.V., a 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks production, a Marvin Worth production, a Spike Lee joint ; produced by Marvin Worth and Spike Lee ; screenplay by Arnold Perl and Spike Lee ; directed by Spike Lee.

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2010]

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  DVD MALCOLM X    Check Shelf
 East Hartford, Raymond Library - Adult Department  DVD FF F MALCOLM    Check Shelf
 East Hartford, Wickham Branch Library - Adult Department  DVD FF F MORTAL    In Processing
 Manchester, Main Library - Media Room DVDs & Blu-rays  DVD MALCOLM    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Media Room DVDs & Blu-rays  DVD MALCOLM    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Jefferson Branch - Audio-Visual Materials  DVD MALCOLM X    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Audio-Visual Materials  DVD MALCOLM X    Check Shelf
 Simsbury Public Library - DVDs  Simsbury Displays: Black History Month on DVD    On Display
 South Windsor Public Library - Audio-Visual Materials  DVD MALCOLM X    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Wilson Branch - DVDs and Blu-rays  DVD MAL    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (201 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (matted, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital stereo. surround, dual-layer.
Note Title from container.
Cast Denzel Washington, Angela Bassett, Albert Hall, Al Freeman Jr., Delroy Lindo, Spike Lee.
Credits Photography, Ernest Dickerson ; editor, Barry Alexander Brown ; original music score, Terence Blanchard.
Note Based on the book "The autobiography of Malcolm X" as told to Alex Haley.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1992.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for a scene of violence, and for drugs and some language.
Summary Born Malcolm Little, his minister father was killed by the Ku Klux Klan. He became a gangster, and while in jail discovered the Nation of Islam writings of Elijah Muhammad. After getting out of jail, he preaches the teachings, but later on goes on a pilgrimage to the city of Mecca. There he converts to the original Islamic religion and becomes a Sunni Muslim. He changes his name to El-Hajj Malik Al-Shabazz and stops his anti-white teachings, having discovered the error of his mistakes. He is later assasinated and dies a Muslim martyr.
Note Special features: Commentary by Spike Lee, Ernest Dickerson, Barry Alexander Brown and Ruth Carter; "By any means necessary: the making of Malcolm X" new documentary; 10 additional scenes, including introduction by Spike Lee; theatrical trailer. (Features are not rated, subtitled or closed-captioned.).
Terms Of Use This DVD disc is copy protected.
Language English (Dolby 5.1) or dubbed French (Dolby stereo. surround) dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Local Note SWNDDVD
Subject X, Malcolm, 1925-1965 -- Drama.
Assassination -- United States -- Drama.
Civil rights workers -- United States -- Drama.
Sunnites -- United States -- Drama.
Martyrs -- United States -- Drama.
United States -- Race relations -- Drama.
United States -- History -- 1961-1969 -- Drama.
Added Author Worth, Marvin.
Lee, Spike.
Perl, Arnold.
Washington, Denzel, 1954-
Bassett, Angela.
Hall, Albert.
Freeman, Al, Jr., 1934-2012.
Lindo, Delroy, 1952-
Blanchard, Terence.
Haley, Alex. Autobiography of Malcolm X.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Largo International N.V.
Forty Acres & a Mule Filmworks.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 1419892541
9781419892547
1419899333
9781419899331
Standard No. 883929104772
883929135950
Music No. 1000117527 Warner Home Video
1000154264 Warner Home Video
3000028377 Warner Home Video
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