See the new trailer and incredible posters of the new movie “One Night In Miami” | News

King Reginadirectorial debut One night in Miami is one of the most talked about movies of awards season, earning Oscar buzz early on. The film depicts four black icons whose worlds collide (you guessed it) on a night in Miami – specifically, the night of Cassius claythe historic fight of Sonny liston in 1964.

On Monday, January 4, Amazon Studios shared a brand new official trailer for the film, as well as four posters depicting each of the film’s protagonists: Kingsley Ben Adir like Malcolm X, Eli Goree like Muhammad Ali (then Cassius Clay), Leslie Odom Jr. like Sam Cooke and Aldis Hodge like Jim Brown.

See the character posters below:

Courtesy of Amazon Studios
Courtesy of Amazon Studios
Courtesy of Amazon Studios
Courtesy of Amazon Studios

On an incredible night in 1964, four icons of sport, music and activism came together to celebrate one of the biggest upheavals in boxing history. When underdog Clay, soon to be called Muhammad Ali, defeats heavyweight champion Liston at the Miami Convention Hall. Clay commemorated the event with his three friends: Malcolm X, Sam Cooke and Jim Brown.

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Based on the award-winning play of the same name and directed by King, One night in Miami, is a fictional tale inspired by the historic night that these four formidable characters spent together. It examines the struggles these men faced and the vital roles they each played in the civil rights movement and cultural upheaval of the 1960s. Over 40 years later, their conversations about racial injustice, la religion and personal responsibility still resonate.

Watch the official trailer below:

One night in Miami opens in select US theaters on January 8 and on Prime Video on January 15.

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