American History X

American History X

  • 1998
  • R
  • 119 min
  • USA
  • crime, drama

A former neo-nazi skinhead tries to prevent his younger brother from going down the same wrong path that he did.

Director: Tony Kaye

Writers: David McKenna, David McKenna

Stars: Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly D'Angelo, Avery Brooks, Jennifer Lien

A compelling and provocative story led by an excellent performance by Edward Norton.

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American History X (1998)


Main Cast


Tagline: Some Legacies Must End.

Motion Picture Rating: R

Genres: crime, drama

Keywords: usa, neo-nazi, prison, skinhead, sibling relationship, rape, fascism, brother, basketball, jail, school, swastika, los angeles, family, hate, neo nazism, xenophobia, interracial friendship, nazism, prison rape, película de culto


Producer: John Morrissey

Editor: Gerald B. Greenberg, Alan Heim

Casting: Valerie McCaffrey

Original music composer: Anne Dudley

Costume design: Doug Hall

Executive producer: Bill Carraro, Kearie Peak, Steve Tisch, Lawrence Turman

Production design: Jon Gary Steele

Details and Technical Specs

Runtime: 119 min

Country: USA

Language: English

Sound Mix: SDDS, Dolby Digital, DTS

Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1

Color: Black and White, Color