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The Hurricane (1999)

R
146 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

The story of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, a boxer wrongly imprisoned for murder, and the people who aided in his fight to prove his innocence.
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Writers
Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter (book "The 16th Round") | Sam Chaiton (book "Lazarus and the Hurricane") | Terry Swinton (book "Lazarus and the Hurricane") | Armyan Bernstein (screenplay) | Dan Gordon (screenplay)
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Stephen E. Rivkin (as Stephen Rivkin)
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Budget
$ 50,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 337,000
Gross (USA)
$ 50,668,906
Gross (World)
$ 73,956,241
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Release date
Jan 14, 2000 (United States)

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7.6 / 10 | 83,748 votes