Antwone Fisher (2002)
Front Cover Actor
Earl Billings James
Joy Bryant Cheryl Smolley
Kevin Connolly Slim
Viola Davis Eva
Rainoldo Gooding Grayson
Derek Luke Antwone Fisher
Novella Nelson Mrs. Tate
Salli Richardson Berta
Yolonda Ross Elaine Pack
Denzel Washington Dr. Jerome Davenport
Movie Details
Genre Action; Adventure
Director Denzel Washington
Studio Fox Searchlight
Language English
Running Time 120 mins
Country USA
Color Color
Plot
The directorial debut of Academy Award-winning actor Denzel Washington, Antwone Fisher is an autobiographical drama written by the real-life Antwone Fisher. Played by newcomer Derek Luke, Antwone is a volatile young sailor in the Navy, getting into trouble for his constant fighting. When he gets appointed to see naval psychiatrist Dr. Jerome Davenport (Denzel Washington), he begins to reveal the emotional problems behind his rage. Through an introduction to anger management, Antwone is able to confront some secrets of his past and eventually search out his family for a confrontation. Also starring model-turned-actress Joy Bryant as Antwone's girlfriend, Cheryl, and Salli Richardson as Davenport's wife. Antwone Fisher's memoir, Finding Fish, was released to book stores right before the film's theatrical release. — Andrea LeVasseur
Personal Details
Seen It Yes
Index 248
Collection Status In Collection
Links All Movie Guide
Product Details
Format DVD
Region Region 1
Nr of Disks/Tapes 1