Decoration Day Poster

Release Date: 1990

DVD Release Date: December 17th, 2002

PG|1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary
Albert Sidney Finch (James Garner) is a retired judge who has lived in relative seclusion since the death of his wife. He is forced out of his isolated existence when asked to find out why a friend (Bill Cobbs) from his childhood refuses to accept a Congressional Medal of Honor for his heroic actions during World War II. While investigating, he also gets involved in the lives of his family for the first time in years, including his troubled godson Billy (Norm Skaggs).

Cast: James Garner, Bill Cobbs, Judith Ivey, Ruby Dee, Laurence Fishburne, Jo Anderson, Ric Reitz, Norm Skaggs

Director: Robert Markowitz

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Family, Friend, Mystery, Judge, 1990s, Emotional, Investigation, Friendship

Awards

Winner Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Winner Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Winner Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television