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American History X

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Original title
American History X
Running time
119 min.
United States United States
David McKenna
Anne Dudley
Tony Kaye
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New Line Cinema
Drama | Racism. Prison Drama. Cult Movie. Nazism. Social Drama. Street Gang
Synopsis / Plot
Derek Vinyard (Edward Norton) is a Southern Californian skinhead who must do time after committing a hateful murder. Once in jail, his mind opens and he sees the error of his ways. Upon reentering the real world, he must now turn his attentions to his younger brother Danny (Edward Furlong), who is swiftly heading down the same path as his brother.
1998: Nominated for Oscar: Best Actor (Edward Norton)
1998: Chicago Film Critics Awards: Nominated for Best Actor (Edward Norton)
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