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: Okay, young man. That'll be twenty five cents. Lesra
: 25 cent? Must not be much of a book.
: Your first book, huh? Lesra
: Yeah. Lisa Peters
: Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter.
: The man's innocent. And he's been in jail fifteen or sixteen years. It's not right. Terry Swinton
: I know that's what his book says. Sam Chaiton
: Two juries found him guilty, Les. Lesra
: Two white juries. Lisa Peters
: Hey, hey. Not all white people are racist. Lesra
: Not all black people are murderers.
: [to Rubin
] Dear Mr. Carter, I read your book.
: [to Rubin
] I would like to come and visit you if that would be alright.
Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter
: You think I killed those people son? Lesra
: Now I know you didn't. Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter
: How do you know? Lesra
: I just know.
: [observing the prison
] This is some place. Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter
: This is no place, not for a human being or anybody. Never get used to a place like this.
: Why'd you do all that? Terry Swinton
: 'Cause you were smart and funny. Sam Chaiton
: And short. We figured it'd be good for you to spend a little time with some tall white people. Terry Swinton
: Yeah, Absolutely.