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Heat Wave
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Heat Wave
A powerful, fact-based drama set against the backdrop of the Watts riots of 1965. An aspiring black journalist, Bob Richardson, works as a messenger for the Los Angeles Times. After tensions flare in Watts, violence breaks out and Richardson gets a shot at the big time, reporting on the events and demanding change in the Civil Rights Movement.
Drama
92 min
1990
R
Warner Bros.
English
VUDU Community
4.3
Cast & Crew
 
Kevin Hooks
Kevin Hooks
Director
Blair Underwood
Blair Underwood
Bobby Richardson
Cicely Tyson
Cicely Tyson
Ruthana Richardson
James Earl Jones
James Earl Jones
Junius Johnson
Margaret Avery
Margaret Avery
Roxie Turpin
David Strathairn
David Strathairn
Bill Thomas
Glenn Plummer
Glenn Plummer
J.T. Turpin
Vondie Curtis-Hall
Vondie Curtis-Hall
Clifford Turpin
Paris Vaughan
Paris Vaughan
Lada
Harold Pruett
Harold Pruett
John Riggs
Adam Arkin
Adam Arkin
Art Berman
Robert Hooks
Robert Hooks
Reverend Brooks
Michael Greene
Michael Greene
Mr. Canfield
Jordan Kerner
Jordan Kerner
Producer
Thomas Newman
Thomas Newman
Producer
Michael Lazarou
Michael Lazarou
Screenwriter