American History X
Director:Tony Kaye
Writer:David McKenna
Producer:Bill Carraro, Michael De Luca, Jon Hess
Studio:New Line Cinema
Genre:Crime, Drama
Derek Vinyard returns from prison to find his younger brother, Danny, caught in the same web of racism and hatred that landed him in prison. After Derek's father is killed in the line of duty by a minority, Derek's view of mankind is altered, but while in prison, he discovers that there is good and bad in every race. The task before him now is to convince Danny of his newfound enlightenment.
Edward Norton Derek Vinyard
Edward Furlong Danny Vinyard
Beverly D'Angelo Doris Vinyard
Avery Brooks Dr. Bob Sweeney
Jennifer Lien Davina Vinyard
Ethan Suplee Seth Ryan
Stacy Keach Cameron Alexander
Fairuza Balk Stacey
Elliott Gould Murray
Guy Torry Lamont
William Russ Dennis Vinyard
Joseph Cortese Rasmussen (as Joe Cortese)
Jason Bose Smith Little Henry (as Jason Bose-Smith)
Antonio David Lyons Lawrence
Alex Sol Mitch McCormick
Keram Malicki-Sánchez Chris (as Keram Malicki-Sanchez)
Giuseppe Andrews Jason
Cleo Adell Lizzy (as Michelle Christine White)
Jonathan Fowler Jr. Jerome
Christopher Masterson Daryl Dawson (as Chris Masterson)
Nicholas R. Oleson Huge Aryan
Jordan Marder Curtis
Paul Le Mat McMahon
Thomas L. Bellissimo Cop #2 (as Tommy L. Bellissimo)
Cherish Lee Kammi
Sam Vlahos Dr. Aguilar
Tara Blanchard Ally Vinyard
Anne Lambton Cassandra
Steve Wolford Reporter
Richard Noyce Desk Sergeant
Danso Gordon Buddy #1
Jim Norton Randy
David Basulto Guard
Alexis Rose Coen Young Ally Vinyard
Kiante Elam Lawrence's Partner (as Kiant Elam)
Paul Hopkins Student
Keith Odett Random Skinhead
Paul E. Short Stocky Buddy (as Paul Short)
Nigel Miguel Basketball Player
Darrell Britt White Supremicist (uncredited)
Robert 'Duckie' Carpenter Skinhead (uncredited)
Sydney 'Big Dawg' Colston Prison Gang Leader (uncredited)
John Embry Parking Lot Skinhead (uncredited)
Maximillian Kesmodel Young Danny Vinyard
Barbie Marie Student
Allie Moss Skinhead Girlfriend (uncredited)
Denney Pierce Arresting Officer (uncredited)
Glendon Rich Deputy Sheriff (uncredited)
Louis E. Rosas Jail Inmate (uncredited)
Sam Sarpong Jail Inmate (uncredited)
Mark Swanson Skinhead in Store (uncredited)
Jeremy Sweet Skinhead (uncredited)
Selwyn Ward High School Student Leaving Bathroom (uncredited)
Anne Dudley composer
Tony Kaye Cinematographer
Gerald B. Greenberg editor
Alan Heim editor
Charles Belardinelli special effects
Jerry Donegan special effects
Christie Sumner special effects
Malia Thompson special effects
Shannon J. Thompson special effects
DVD Details
Languages:English Dolby Digital 5.1, English Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround
Sound:Dolby Digital 5.1
Aspect Ratio:1.85:1
Picture Format:Anamorphic Widescreen
Release:Apr 1999