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The Hurricane


17 Sep 1999

2 hr 26 min


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


Status: Released
Country: USA
Language: English
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 7 wins & 17 nominations.
Budget: $38M


Armyan Bernstein (Producer)
Norman Jewison (Producer)
John Ketcham (Producer)




Denzel Washington (as Rubin "Hurricane" Carter)
Vicellous Reon Shannon (as Lesra Martin)
Deborah Kara Unger (as Lisa Peters)
Liev Schreiber (as Sam Chaiton)
John Hannah (as Terry)
Dan Hedaya (as Della Pesca)
Debbi Morgan (as Mae Thelma)
Clancy Brown (as Lt. Jimmy Williams)
David Paymer (as Myron Bedlock)
Harris Yulin (as Leon Friedman)
Rod Steiger (as Judge Sarokin)
Badja Djola (as Mobutu)
Vincent Pastore (as Alfred Bello)
Al Waxman (as Warden)
David Lansbury (as U.S. Court Prosecutor)
Garland Whitt (as John Artis)
Chuck Cooper (as Earl Martin)
Brenda Denmark (as Alma Martin (as Brenda Thomas Denmark))
Marcia Bennett (as Jean Wahl)
Beatrice Winde (as Louise Cockersham)
Mitchell Taylor Jr. (as Young Rubin Carter)
Bill Raymond (as Paterson Judge)
Merwin Goldsmith (as Judge Larner)
John A. MacKay (as Man at Falls)
Donnique Privott (as Boy at the Falls)
Moynan King (as Tina Barbieri)
Gary DeWitt Marshall (as Nite Spot Cabbie)
John Christopher Jones (as Reporter at Bar)
Gwendolyn Mulamba (as Nite Spot Woman)
Richard Davidson (as Paterson Detective)
George T. Odom (as Big Ed (as George Odom))
Tonye Patano (as Woman at Prison)
Fulvio Cecere (as Paterson Policeman)
Phillip Jarrett (as Soldier #1 in U.S.O. Club)
Rodney 'Bear' Jackson (as Soldier #2 in U.S.O. Club (as Rodney M. Jackson))
Judi Embden (as Woman in U.S.O. Club)
Terry Claybon (as Emile Griffith)
Ben Bray (as Joey Giardello)
Michael Justus (as Joey Cooper)
Kenneth McGregor (as Detective at Hospital)
Frank Proctor (as Pittsburgh Ring Announcer)
Peter Wylie (as Pittsburgh Referee)
David Gray (as Pittsburgh TV Announcer)
Joe Matheson (as Philadelphia Ring Announcer)
Bill Lake (as Philadelphia TV Announcer)
Robin Ward (as Reading, PA. TV Announcer)
Harry Davis (as Reading, PA. Referee)
Pippa Pearthree (as Patty Valentine)
Jean Daigle (as Detective)
Rob Evans (as Detective at Lafayette Bar (as Robert Evans))
Scott Gibson (as Reporter at Banquet)
Ann Holloway (as Cashier)
Bruce McFee (as Prison Guard)
Conrad Bergschneider (as Prison Guard)
Satori Shakoor (as · Prison Guard)
Zoran Radusinovic (as · Prison Guard)
Stephen Lee Wright (as · Prison Guard)
Michael Bodnar (as · Prison Guard)
Carson Manning (as · Prison Guard)
Debrah Ellen Waller (as · Prison Guard)
Richard Litt (as · Prison Guard)
Adam Large (as · Prison Guard)
Peter Graham (as Prisoner with Camera)
George Masswohl (as Mechanic)
Lawrence Sacco (as New Jersey Policeman)
David Frisch (as New Jersey Policeman)
Dyron Holmes (as Reporter)
Ryan Williams (as Elstan Martin (as Ryann Williams))
Bruce Vavrina (as St. Joseph's Doctor)
Brenda Braxton (as Dancer with John Artis)
Christopher Riordan (as Jury Foreman)



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