Ich schäme mich, dass du aus meinem Körper kommst, Derek! Even society’s most disreputable elements, it suggests, are not immune to the arc of progress. The ending that Tony Kaye wanted the film to have left you on a very different note to the version that was released. Rent $3.99. American History X provides a great performance from Edward Norton and a graphic tale involving the influences of society in the household and relationships. American History X. Available on. American History X hit the big screen in 1998. In the movie, immigration has changed the cities and caused some radical ideas to resurface again in the minds of young adults. Derek Vineyard is paroled after serving 3 years in prison for killing two African-American men. American History X's grim alternate ending - better than the released version? "Edward Nortons Darstellung des Skins Derek ist erschreckend authentisch, überzeugend, verursacht unbehagliches Gefühl. Here's an overview of the differences (SPOILERS) taken from a recent extended blog post on the subject. Description. Please notify me … The future Joker Oscar-winner was aged 24 at the time, and a rising star following his turn in 1995’s To Die For. 8.5 1 h 58 min 1998 X-Ray R. A profound and stirring drama about the consequences of racism as a family is torn apart by hate, this graphic examination of extremism in America follows one man's struggle to reform himself and save his brother after living a life consumed by violence and bigotry. Its main character is Derek (Edward Norton), a neo-Nazi skinhead who is released from jail to find his younger brother (Edward Furlong) descending down the same corrupt path as he once walked. HoloLens PC Mobile device Xbox 360 Trailer. American History X. Review: 'American History X' too black and white. Overview System Requirements Related. Web posted on: Friday, October 30, 1998 9:30:07 AM EST. The first person offered American History X’s lead role of Derek Vinyard was Joaquin Phoenix. American History X Transcript at scripts.com Note: Multiple links are listed since (a) different versions exist and (b) many scripts posted become unavailable over time. Synopsis. However, Phoenix was not comfortable with American History X’s … AMERICAN HISTORY X: Für mich ein Film, der den amerikanischen Rassismus auf extremste Weise thematisiert, bei dem fast jeder Dialog ein Stich ins Herz ist." “American History X’s narrative is ultimately a consoling one. "American History X" is a bold and disturbing movie about family, racism and our own self-perceptions. Tony Kaye directed this North American film starring Edward Furlong and a barely recognizable Edward Norton.The movie takes place in modern day United States. 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