Follow us on: Twitter, Facebook RSS

Skip to main content

Film Library    # | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Malcolm X

[cert 15, 194 mins]

Biography of Malcolm X, the famous African American leader. Born Malcolm Little, his father was killed by the Ku Klux Klan. He became a gangster, and while in jail discovered the writings of Elijah Muhammad. Later, on pilgrimage to Mecca, he converts and becomes a Sunni Muslim, changing his name to El-Hajj Malik Al-Shabazz. He is later assassinated and dies a Muslim martyr.


Director: Spike Lee

Starring: Denzel Washington, Angela Bassett, Al Freeman Jnr

Level: AS, A2, GCSE

Subjects: Citizenship, History

Related Links:

Latest content:

SQLSTATE[28000] [1045] Access denied for user 'mfndagu_db93949_'@'localhost' (using password: YES)