The Glass Shield (1995)

Glass Shield
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating PG 13
Runtime 1hr 48mins.
Genres Drama, Crime, Thriller
Keywords police
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Shelly Strong Production Coordinator n/a 162 5000003
Elliot Davis Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Curtiss Clayton Editor n/a 172 7000001
Paul Childs Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Pat Peach Production Manager n/a 305 5000001
Robert Merrill Associate Producer n/a 171 3000005
Charles Burnett Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Penny Barrett Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Lisa Boutillier Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Veda Campbell Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Julian Myers Publicity publicist 120789 29000001
Gaye Burnett Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Pierre Andreieux Production Executive n/a 118216 11000001
Joel Carter Art Director n/a 183 9000003
Monica Swann Casting Director n/a 157 10000001
Michael D Aglion Associate Producer n/a 171 3000004
Chet Walker Executive Producer n/a 174 3000003
Don Harvey Actor Deputy Bono 1 1000006
Michael Ironside Actor Baker 1 1000007
Michael Gregory Actor Roy Bush 1 1000008
Richard Anderson Actor Massey 1 1000005
Elliott Gould Actor Greenwall 1 1000004
Lori Petty Actor Deputy Deborah Fields 1 1000002
Ice Cube Actor Teddy Woods 1 1000003
Bernie Casey Actor Locket 1 1000009
M. Emmet Walsh Actor Hal 1 1000010
Tom Byrnes Producer n/a 3 3000001
Carolyn Schroeder Producer n/a 3 3000002
Skye Dent Director 2nd unit director 2 2000002
Charles Burnett Director n/a 2 2000001
Sy Richardson Actor Mr Taylor 1 1000011
Natalija Nogulich Actor Judge Helen Lewis 1 1000012
Michael Boatman Actor J J Johnson 1 1000001
Synopsis
A young Police Academy graduate is assigned to an LA sheriff's office where he is the first and only black officer. Determined to fit in, he agrees to lie about the circumstances of a crime in which the prime suspect is black, but when he realizes that the man has been framed by his colleagues, he teams up with the sole female on the force and together they undertake the dangerous task of exposing the corruption within the department.