Plot & Details
When a young Caucasian military man is thrown into an all African-American barracks for punishment, he slowly earns the respect of his peers while they all are forced to contend with the prejudicial acts of a racist sergeant. Charlie Sheen, Laurence Fishburne, Martin Sheen (who also directed) and others appear in this well-intentioned drama.
- Genre(s): Drama
- Run Time: 97min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 01/18/1991
- DVD Release Date: 12/19/2000
- Distributor(s): New Line Cinema
- Director(s): Martin Sheen
- Starring: Charlie Sheen , Martin Sheen , F. Murray Abraham , Laurence Fishburne , Michael Beach
- Themes: Alcoholism,Fathers and Sons,Social Injustice,Military Life,Race Relations
- Tone: Angry,Humorous,Rousing
- Keywords: Black [race], army, barracks, punishment, race-relations, racism, sergeant, stockade
- Country of Origin: USA (01-18-1991)
- Language: English