Hot young stars, a hip, driving soundtrack, plus a provocative tale of jealousy and betrayal combine to create this controversial modern-day version of Shakespeare's classic, "Othello." O is Odin James (Mekhi Phifer), the school's star basketball player and future NBA hopeful. Even though he's the only black student at the elite Palmetto Grove Academy...

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  1. Brad Kaaya


  2. Tim Blake Nelson


Top Billed Cast

  1. Mekhi Phifer

    Mekhi Phifer

    Odin James

  2. Josh Hartnett

    Josh Hartnett

    Hugo Goulding

  3. Andrew Keegan

    Andrew Keegan

    Michael Cassio

  4. Julia Stiles

    Julia Stiles

    Desi Brable

  5. Martin Sheen

    Martin Sheen

    Coach Duke Goulding

  6. Rain Phoenix

    Rain Phoenix


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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 35m

Budget -

Revenue $16,017,403.00

Homepage -

Release Information

  • August 31, 2001
    R, Theatrical



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