• For Queen and Country (1988)

For Queen and Country

Release Date: 1988

R |1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary

When Reuben James (Denzel Washington), a decorated paratrooper, is discharged from the British military, he returns to his old neighborhood in London's inner city. Despite his upstanding military career, James struggles to find gainful employment in the face of racism and corruption, while navigating the crime and poverty rampant in the city. His situation only worsens when his girlfriend, Stacey (Amanda Redman), leaves him. Pushed further toward the edge, James decides to take a stand.

Cast: Denzel Washington, Dorian Healey, Amanda Redman, Sean Chapman, Graham McTavish, Geff Francis, Frank Harper, Craig Fairbrass

Director: Martin Stellman

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Quest , Gritty , 1980s , Girlfriend , Transformation , Friend , Revenge , London , Intense , Dark ,