American History X

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.

Directed by: Tony Kaye Ira Hurvitz Mark Cotone David Larson Michael Keller
Genres: Drama,
Production Company: New Line Cinema, Savoy Pictures, The Turman-Morrissey Company,

American History X - Some Legacies Must End. - Azwaad Movie Database
  • Release Date: 30-10-1998
  • Runtime: 119 Minutes
  • Popularity: 28.99
  • Vote Count: 7,951
  • IMDB Rating: 8.4
  • Budget: USD 20,000,000
  • Revenue: USD 23,875,127
  • Region: United States of America ( US ),
  • Homepage: N/A






Photo Name Character
Edward Norton - Azwaad Movie Database Edward Norton Derek Vinyard
Edward Furlong - Azwaad Movie Database Edward Furlong Danny Vinyard
Beverly D'Angelo - Azwaad Movie Database Beverly D'Angelo Doris Vinyard
Elliott Gould - Azwaad Movie Database Elliott Gould Murray
Ethan Suplee - Azwaad Movie Database Ethan Suplee Seth Ryan
Fairuza Balk - Azwaad Movie Database Fairuza Balk Stacey
Christopher Masterson - Azwaad Movie Database Christopher Masterson Daryl Dawson
Giuseppe Andrews - Azwaad Movie Database Giuseppe Andrews Jason
Stacy Keach - Azwaad Movie Database Stacy Keach Cameron Alexander
William Russ - Azwaad Movie Database William Russ Dennis Vinyard
Photo Name Department
Steve Tisch-Production Steve Tisch Production (Executive Producer)
Gerald B. Greenberg-Editing Gerald B. Greenberg Editing (Editor)
Tony Kaye-Directing Tony Kaye Directing (Director)
Tony Kaye-Camera Tony Kaye Camera (Camera Operator)
Tony Kaye-Crew Tony Kaye Crew (Cinematography)
John Morrissey-Production John Morrissey Production (Producer)
David McKenna-Writing David McKenna Writing (Screenplay)
David McKenna-Production David McKenna Production (Co-Producer)
Anne Dudley-Sound Anne Dudley Sound (Original Music Composer)
Alan Heim-Editing Alan Heim Editing (Editor)

See Full Cast & Crew of American History X


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