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Rated
PG
Runtime 101 min
Ratings
90% critics Rotten Tomatoes
81% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Genre Crime, Drama, Mystery, War
Release 11/02/84
Actors Howard E. Rollins Jr., Adolph Caesar, Art Evans, David Alan Grier
Directors Norman Jewison
A black soldier is killed while returning to his base in the deep south. The white people of the area are suspected at first. A tough black army attorney is brought in to find out the truth. We find out a bit more about the dead soldier in flashbacks - and that he was unpopular. Will the attorney find the killer ?
Genre Crime, Drama, Mystery, War
Release 11/02/84
Actors Howard E. Rollins Jr., Adolph Caesar, Art Evans, David Alan Grier
Directors Norman Jewison
A black soldier is killed while returning to his base in the deep south. The white people of the area are suspected at first. A tough black army attorney is brought in to find out the truth. We find out a bit more about the dead soldier in flashbacks - and that he was unpopular. Will the attorney find the killer ?