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Title Malcolm X [videorecording] / 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.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2010]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Malcolm    ---  DUE 10-03-21
Description 1 videodisc (201 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from container.
Based on the book "The autobiography of Malcolm X" as told to Alex Haley.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1992.
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.).
Credits Photography, Ernest Dickerson ; editor, Barry Alexander Brown ; original music score, Terence Blanchard.
Cast Denzel Washington, Angela Bassett, Albert Hall, Al Freeman Jr., Delroy Lindo, Spike Lee.
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.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for a scene of violence, and for drugs and some language.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (matted, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital stereo. surround, dual-layer.
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.
Subject DVD-Video discs.
X, Malcolm, 1925-1965 -- Drama.
Assassination -- United States -- Drama.
Civil rights workers -- United States -- Drama.
Sunnites -- United States -- Drama.
Martyrs -- United States -- Drama.
Asesinato -- Estados Unidos -- Teatro.
Mártires -- Estados Unidos -- Teatro.
United States -- Race relations -- Drama.
United States -- History -- 1961-1969 -- Drama.
Genre/Form Biographical films.
Historical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Added Author Worth, Marvin.
Lee, Spike.
Perl, Arnold, 1914-1971.
Washington, Denzel, 1954-
Bassett, Angela.
Hall, Albert.
Freeman, Al.
Lindo, Delroy, 1952-
Blanchard, Terence, 1962-
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
Standard No. 883929104772
Music No. 1000117527 Warner Home Video
1000154264 Warner Home Video
3000028377 Warner Home Video

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