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TITLE: Malcolm X [videorecording] / Warner Bros; produced by Marvin Worth and Spike Lee; directed by Spike Lee.
PUBLISHED: Washington, U.S.A. : Warner Bros., [?]
DESCRIPTION: 2 videocassettes (272 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
NOTES: Extra copy.
NOTES: Based on a book (The autobiography of Malcolm X) as told to Alex Halley.
NOTES: Photograph by Ernest Dickerson; Co-producer, Monty Pross, Jon Killy; Preston Holmes; screenplay by Arnold Perl and Spike Lee; produce by Marvin Worth and Spike Lee; directed by Spike Lee; editor Barry
NOTES: Angela Bassett, Albert Hall, Al Freeman Jr. Delroy Lindo, Spike Lee, Theresa Randle, Kate Vernon
NOTES: The film sweeps through his early life as a small-time hustler and thief with his friend Shorty (Lee), his conversion to Islam in jail, and his subsequent life as a controversial spiritual leader and husband of Betty Shabazz (Angela Bassett). Malcolm's tragic assassination is presented as a conspiracy of Nation of Islam leaders; the film shows how his philosophy has been realized in the lives of others who have been moved by his words.
SUBJECT: Black Muslim--Biography.
SUBJECT: Afro-Americans--Biography
ADDED ENTRY: Black nationalism

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