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Heat Wave (1990)

08/13/1990 (US) HistoryDrama 1h 40m


A rookie black journalist investigates the tensions of the Watts section of Los Angeles in the bloody summer of 1965.

  1. Kevin Hooks


  2. Michael Lazarou


Top Billed Cast

  1. Cicely Tyson

    Cicely Tyson

    Ruthana Richardson

  2. Blair Underwood

    Blair Underwood

    Bob Richardson

  3. Sally Kirkland

    Sally Kirkland

    Mrs. Canfield

  4. James Earl Jones

    James Earl Jones

    Junius Johnson

  5. Margaret Avery

    Margaret Avery

    Roxie Turpin

  6. David Strathairn

    David Strathairn

    Bill Thomas

  7. Glenn Plummer

    Glenn Plummer

    J.T. Turpin

  8. Vondie Curtis-Hall

    Vondie Curtis-Hall

    Clifford Turpin

  9. Paris Vaughan


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Heat Wave

Status Released

Original Language English

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