The story of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, a boxer wrongly imprisoned for murder, and the people who aided in his fight to prove his innocence.
- Genre: Drama
- Studio: Universal Pictures, Beacon Communications, Buena Vista International, Touchstone Pictures, Beacon Pictures, Azoff Entertainment
- Keyword: prison, new jersey, 1970s, boxer, boxing school, biography, based on memoir or autobiography, 1960s, boxing, legal drama, legal thriller
- Cast: Denzel Washington, Vicellous Reon Shannon, Deborah Kara Unger, Liev Schreiber, John Hannah, Dan Hedaya