American History X

American History X (1998)

"Some Legacies Must End."
TMDb Score
84
R 1 hr 59 minOct 30th, 1998Drama

Derek Vineyard is paroled after serving 3 years in prison for killing two African-American men. Through his brother, Danny Vineyard's narration, we learn that before going to prison, Derek was a skinhead and the leader of a violent white supremacist gang that committed acts of racial crime throughout L.A. and his actions greatly influenced Danny. Reformed and fresh out of prison, Derek severs contact with the gang and becomes determined to keep Danny from going down the same violent path as he did.

Director
Starring
Edward Nortonas Derek Vinyard
Edward Furlongas Danny Vinyard
Beverly D'Angeloas Doris Vinyard

Movie Details

Original Language:English
Production Companies:New Line Cinema, Savoy Pictures, The Turman-Morrissey Company