The Hurricane

Rated R • 145 minutes

Academy Award winner, Denzel Washington, is Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, a boxer whose dreams are destroyed when he's wrongfully accused of murder. Carter is sentenced to three life terms in prison, where he decides to channel his frustration and despair by writing his own story from his cell. A teenager reads the autobiography and begins corresponding with him. Convinced of Carter's innocence, the teen enlists his social activist guardians to mount a full-time campaign to prove the truth and get Carter released.

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