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1,325 Ratings

Malcolm X

Directed by Spike Lee
United States, 1992
Drama, Biography


Biographical epic of the controversial and influential Black Nationalist leader, from his early life and career as a small-time gangster, to his ministry as a member of the Nation of Islam.

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Malcolm X Directed by Spike Lee

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1993 | Winner: Best Actor (Denzel Washington)

Academy Awards

1993 | 2 nominations including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

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