"The Hurricane" quotes

The Hurricane poster
The story of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, a boxer wrongly imprisoned for murder, and the people who aided in his fight to prove his innocence.

Director: Norman Jewison
Writer: Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter (book), Sam Chaiton (book), Terry Swinton (book), Armyan Bernstein (screenplay), Dan Gordon (screenplay)
Production: N/A
Year: 1999
MetaScore: 74/100
ImdbRating: 7.6
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 14 Jan 2000
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 7 wins & 17 nominations.

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Cast

Rubin Carter - Denzel Washington
Terry - John Hannah
Della Pesca - Dan Hedaya
Mae Thelma - Debbi Morgan
Lt. Jimmy Williams - Clancy Brown
Myron Bedlock - David Paymer
Leon Friedman - Harris Yulin
Judge Sarokin - Rod Steiger
Mobutu - Badja Djola
Alfred Bello - Vincent Pastore
Warden - Al Waxman
U.S. Court Prosecutor - David Lansbury
John Artis - Garland Whitt
Earl Martin - Chuck Cooper
Alma Martin (as Brenda Thomas Denmark) - Brenda Denmark
Jean Wahl - Marcia Bennett
Louise Cockersham - Beatrice Winde
Young Rubin Carter - Mitchell Taylor Jr.
Paterson Judge - Bill Raymond
Judge Larner - Merwin Goldsmith
Man at Falls - John A. MacKay
Boy at the Falls - Donnique Privott
Tina Barbieri - Moynan King
Nite Spot Cabbie - Gary DeWitt Marshall
Reporter at Bar - John Christopher Jones
Nite Spot Woman - Gwendolyn Mulamba
Paterson Detective (as Richard Davidson) - Richard M. Davidson
Big Ed (as George Odom) - George T. Odom
Woman at Prison - Tonye Patano
Paterson Policeman - Fulvio Cecere
Soldier #1 in U.S.O. Club - Phillip Jarrett
Soldier #2 in U.S.O. Club (as Rodney M. Jackson) - Rodney 'Bear' Jackson
Woman in U.S.O. Club - Judi Embden
Emile Griffith - Terry Claybon
Joey Giardello (as Ben Bray) - Ben Hernandez Bray
Joey Cooper (as Michael Justus) - Mike Justus
Detective at Hospital - Kenneth McGregor
Pittsburgh Ring Announcer - Frank Proctor
Pittsburgh Referee - Peter Wylie
Pittsburgh TV Announcer (as David Gray) - David Wm Gray
Philadelphia Ring Announcer - Joe Matheson
Philadelphia TV Announcer - Bill Lake
Reading, PA. TV Announcer - Robin Ward
Reading, PA. Referee - Harry Davis
Patty Valentine - Pippa Pearthree
Detective - Jean Daigle
Detective at Lafayette Bar (as Robert Evans) - Rob Evans
Reporter at Banquet - Scott Gibson
Cashier - Ann Holloway
Prison Guard - Bruce McFee
Prison Guard - Conrad Bergschneider
Prison Guard - Satori Shakoor
Prison Guard - Zoran Radusinovic
Prison Guard - Stephen Lee Wright
Prison Guard - Michael Bodnar
Prison Guard - Carson Manning
Prison Guard - Debrah Ellen Waller
Prison Guard - Richard Litt
Prison Guard - Adam Large
Prisoner with Camera - Peter Graham
Mechanic - George Masswohl
New Jersey Policeman - Lawrence Sacco
New Jersey Policeman - David Frisch
Federal Court Assistant Prosecutor - Ralph Brown
Reporter - Dyron Holmes
Elstan Martin (as Ryann Williams) - Ryan Williams
St. Joseph's Doctor - Bruce Vavrina
Dancer with John Artis - Brenda Braxton
Jury Foreman - Christopher Riordan
Arthur Bradley - Guy Ale
Self (archive footage) - Muhammad Ali
Self (archive footage) - Ellen Burstyn
Prison Guard - Kevin Carrigan
Self (archive footage) - Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter
Self (archive footage) - Bob Dylan
Self (archive footage) - Joe Frazier
Club Patron - Vinson German
Ringside Reporter - Matt Graver
Prison Guard - Michael Harkins
NSA Press Photographer - David Headon
Club goer with date entering club - Robert Mauzell
Guard - Craig Snoyer
Cop #2 (DVD only) - David Sparrow
Prison Barber - Michael Stevens