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A soldier's story

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  • Tensions flare in this gripping film about a murder on a black army base near the end of World War II. Captain Davenport, a black army attorney, is sent to Fort Neal, Louisiana, to investigate the ruthless shooting death of Sergeant Waters. Through interviews with Sarge's men, Davenport learns that he was a vicious man who served the white world and despised his own roots. Was the killer a bigoted white officer? Or could he have been a black soldier embittered by Waters' constant race baiting?


  • Title from container.
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1984.
  • Widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby surround.
  • Closed-captioned.
  • English or Spanish dialogue; Spanish, English, Korean, Chinese, Thai or Portuguese subtitles.
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