Mashable: ‘One Night In Miami’ Is A Vibrant Celebration Of Four Black American Icons

“Can’t nobody else understand what it’s like being one of us, ‘cept us,” Cassius Clay (Eli Goree) tells Sam Cooke (Leslie Odom Jr.) late into One Night in Miami. “You know: Young. Black. Righteous. Famous. Unapologetic.” 

He is, obviously, correct. Cassius, Sam, and the two friends waiting for them back at the hotel, Jim Brown (Aldis Hodge) and Malcolm X (Kingsley Ben-Adir) are in a class of their own. They’re so famous you probably don’t even need me, or this movie, to explain to you why they’re famous.

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