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American History X (1998)  link to American History X on IMDb  

Nummer: 18

cover American History X

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8,5/10 (846335 Stimmen)

Land: USA, 119 Minuten

Filmsprachen: Englisch

Genre: Drama, Krimi

Regisseur: Tony Kaye

Darsteller: Edward Norton (als Derek Vinyard), Edward Furlong (als Danny Vinyard), Beverly D'Angelo (als Doris Vinyard), Jennifer Lien (als Davina Vinyard), Ethan Suplee (als Seth Ryan)

Medium: Blu-ray Disc,

Handlung: Derek Vineyard is paroled after serving 3 years in prison for brutally killing two black men who tried to break into/steal his truck. 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.

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