"One Night in Miami..." is a 2020 American drama film directed by Regina King.
The starring cast includes Kingsley Ben-Adir, Eli Goree, Aldis Hodge, Leslie Odom Jr., Lance Reddick, Christian Magby, Joaquina Kalukango, Nicolette Robinson, Michael Imperioli, Lawrence Gilliard Jr. and others.

Here are "One Night in Miami..." movie trailer, plot summary, full cast and characters, release date, streaming services and everything we know so far.


Is there a trailer for One Night in Miami... movie?

Amazon Prime Video on Monday, January 04, 2021 released the trailer for "One Night in Miami..." you can watch here:
One Night in Miami... | Official Trailer.

Plot summary

What is One Night in Miami... movie plot?

Here is a short review of "One Night in Miami..." movie plot summary.

In 1963, Cassius Clay (Eli Goree) nearly loses a boxing match to Henry Cooper at Wembley Stadium in London. At the Copacabana in New York City, soul singer Sam Cooke (Leslie Odom Jr.) suffers through a performance in front of a cold, all-white audience. Returning home to Georgia, NFL player Jim Brown (Aldis Hodge) is received by family friend Mr. Carlton (Beau Bridges) on a vast plantation. Carlton ladles praise on "the great Jim Brown," but when Brown offers to help Carlton move some furniture, Carlton reminds Brown that "you know we don't allow niggers in the house." Elsewhere, Malcolm X (Kingsley Ben-Adir) returns home and discusses his plans to leave the Nation of Islam with his wife, Betty.
On February 25, 1964, the men are all in Miami for Clay's title bout against Sonny Liston (Aaron D. Alexander). Malcolm X meets with Clay in a hotel room before the fight, and the two pray in a traditional Islamic fashion. That night, Brown is a ringside commentator and Cooke and Malcolm X are in the crowd as Clay upsets Liston, making him the world heavyweight champion.
Afterward, Malcolm X invites the other three men to his motel room. Their hopes of a party are dashed when Malcolm X makes it clear they are the only ones he invited. He wants to spend some time reflecting on their accomplishments, but tension between him and Cooke arises. Malcolm X thinks Cooke has sold out the black community by pandering to white audiences, and Cooke refuses to feel guilty for his success. Clay informs the men of his plans to announce his conversion to the Nation of Islam, causing more tension. Brown discusses his plans to become a film actor, and wonders if it will go smoothly.


Who plays who in the One Night in Miami... movie?

Here is the full cast and characters of "One Night in Miami..." movie. Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.

Kingsley Ben-Adir  as Malcolm X
Eli Goree  as Cassius Clay
Aldis Hodge  as Jim Brown
Leslie Odom Jr.  as Sam Cooke
Lance Reddick  as Kareem X
Christian Magby  as Jamaal
Joaquina Kalukango  as Betty X
Nicolette Robinson  as Barbara Cooke
Michael Imperioli  as Angelo Dundee
Lawrence Gilliard Jr.  as Drew 'Bundini' Brown
Beau Bridges  as Mr. Carlton
Emily Bridges  as Emily Carlton
Jerome A. Wilson  as Elijah Muhammad (as Jerome Wilson)
Jeremy Pope  as Jackie Wilson
Amondre D. Jackson  as L.C. Cooke Sam's brother
Christopher Gorham  as Johnny Carson
Randall Newsome  as Myron Cohen
Alan Wells  as Ed McMahon
Aaron D. Alexander  as Sonny Liston
Sean Monaghan  as Henry 'The Hammer' Cooper
Derek Roberts  as Jerome X
Hunter Burke  as Jess Rand
Robert Stevens Wayne  as Jules Podell
Matt Fowler  as Ronnie
Chris Game  as Ferdie Pacheco
Dustin Lewis  as Miami Announcer
John Curran  as Wembley Announcer #1
Mark Allan Stewart  as Wembley Announcer #2
Amar Khalil  as Bobby
Ian Alexander Desdune II  as Michael
Jeremy Anderson  as Lamont 3X
Pierce Lackey  as Reporter 1
Dave Pileggi  as Reporter 2
Ashley LeConte Campbell  as Karen
Kimberly B Brown  as Geraldine Liston (as Kimberly Brown)
Nola Epps  as Attallah Shabazz (as Nola Aoki Epps)
Kipori Woods  as Cliff White
Joshua Nylan Tanner  as Boston Ballroom Announcer
Jason Ament  as Miami Referee
Nathan Siebring  as Wembley Referee
Kevin Reid  as Cameraman
Cody Johnson  as Tristen

Release date

When is One Night in Miami... movie release date?

"One Night in Miami..." movie release date was scheduled to be on September 7, 2020 (Venice) and on December 25, 2020 (United States) distributing by Amazon Studios and Amazon Prime Video.


What are One Night in Miami... filming details?

The duration of the film is 114 minutes. The film's budget is $16.9 million.

"One Night in Miami..." movie is rated "R", according to the MPAA film rating system.

Principal photography began in January 2020, in New Orleans, Louisiana.


What are critics and audiences saying about One Night in Miami... movie?

"One Night in Miami..." movie got high rating from critics. IMDB rating is 7.2/10. Rotten Tomatoes rating is 97/100.

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