A Soldier's Story | 1984

Drama, Adaptation
An African American officer investigates a murder in a racially charged situation during WWII.
Director: Norman Jewison
Awards: 3 Oscar nominations. Another 1 win & 2 nominations | full awards »

Cast

... Captain Richard Davenport

Actor

... Master Sergeant Vernon C Waters

Actor

... Captain Taylor

Actor

... Private Wilkie

Actor

... PFC Peterson

Actor

... C J Memphis

Actor

... Corporal Cobb

Actor

... Lieutenant Bird

Actor

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Actor

... Private Smalls

Actor

... Corporal Ellis

Actor

... Private Henson

Actor

Writers

Screenplay

Play as Source Material

Company

Caldix Films Ltd

Production Company

Delphi Productions

Production Company

Modern Film Effects

Production Company

Veluzat Motion Picture Rentals

Production Company

Synopsis

A black army attorney is sent to an all-black army camp during World War II to investigate the murder of a sergeant and sees first hand the racial strife between the black soldiers and the white officers who run the boot camp.

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