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A Soldier's Story

In a rural town in Louisiana, a black Master Sergeant is found shot to death just outside the local Army Base. A military lawyer, also a black man, is sent from Washington to conduct an investigation. Facing an uncooperative chain of command and fearful black troops, Captain Davenport must battle with deceit and prejudice in order to find out exactly who really did kill Sergeant Waters.


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A Soldier's Story (1984)
Rating: 7.2/10 (8,123 votes)
Director: Norman Jewison
Writer: Charles Fuller (screenplay) Charles Fuller (play)
Stars: Howard E. Rollins Jr. Adolph Caesar Art Evans David Alan Grier
Runtime: 101 min
Rated: PG
Genre: Crime Drama Mystery War
Released: 02 Nov 1984
Plot: An African American officer investigates a murder in a racially charged situation in World War II.