At the zenith of his boxing career, Rubin "Hurricane" Carter finds himself wrongly convicted of a triple homicide and facing life in jail. While in prison, Carter pens his autobiography, which inspires advocates to help prove his innocence.
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- Norman Jewison
- This movie is
- 2000 Golden Globe Awards
- Best Actor in a Motion Picture (Drama)
- Best Motion Picture (Drama) nominee
- Best Director (Motion Picture) nominee
- 2000 Academy Award®
- Best Actor nominee: Denzel Washington
Widescreen Anamorphic 1.85:1Subtitles
YesLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 5.1, French: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
interactive menus, scene access, parental control, audio commentary , making-of featurette , deleted scenes, enhanced for 16x9 TVs , trailer(s) , cast and crew information
Common Sense Note
Parents need to know that this movie has boxing matches, shooting in a bar, and a knife fight. There is also some strong language, including racial epithets. There is also a non-explicit potrayal of child molester, some non-sexual nudity, and social drinking.
- Sexual Content
- Non-explicit potrayal of child molester, some non-sexual nudity.
- Boxing matches, shooting in a bar, knife fight.
- Strong, including racial epithets.
- Not applicable
- Drugs / Tobacco / Alcohol
- Social drinking.
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it