Malcolm Little (later known as Malcolm X or El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz) was an influential black leader who was assassinated in 1965. He is played by Denzel Washington in the 1992 biopic directed by Spike Lee.
Rubin Carter (Denzel Washington) sits in his cell, determined to somehow, someway, prove his innocence in the murder he was convicted of but did not do. It is an inspirational story of success against all odds.
The Hurricane is the story of Rubin Carter, a fighter played by Denzel Washington who is wrongly accused and convicted of murder. Inspired by an undying will and the aid of others, he fought for and won his freedom.
William 'Wild Bill' Wharton: Barbecue, me and you! Stinky pinky, pew, pew! Or dilly, Jilly, Hilly or Bob! It was a french-fried Cajun named Delacroix! Paul Edgecomb: You are about ten seconds away from spending the rest of your life in the padded room!