A Soldier's Story poster

A Soldier's Story

In the towm of Tynen, 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 deceipt and prejudice in order to find out exactly who really did kill Sergeant Waters.

Duration: 101 min

Language: English

Release: 1984 Nov 02

IMDb: 7.2/10 (6881 votes)

Budget: $6,000,000.00

Revenue: $21,821,347.00

Rotten Tomatoes Audience Score 82%
Tomatometer 90%