Starring: Denzel Washington,
Angela Bassett, See more
Director: Spike Lee
Year of Release: 1992
DVD Release Date: January 18, 2000
A controversial and charismatic black Muslim
teacher, preacher, and activist, Malcom goes on a spiritual
He experiences adventures on the city's streets and in its dance halls with booze, drugs and easy women, falls under the influence of a street hustler, and becomes a numbers runner. For a while Malcom ends up in prison for petty burglary. This makes him reflect about his life, and he follows a Black Muslim leader to start his journey as a minister and activist for racial justice. After his pilgrimage to Mecca and more contemplation,
he opens up to work with other civil rights leaders and even
whites to create a better life for his people.
- How did you feel when you observed Malcom
acknowledging is weaknesses and mistakes?
- How and where in your life could you adopt this thinking
and behavior to be able to learn from your mistakes?
- How would this make you feel?
- How would it affect your self-esteem?