Men of Honor Poster

Release Date: November 10th, 2000

DVD Release Date: April 10th, 2001

R|2 hr 9 min

Plot Summary
Carl Brashear (Cuba Gooding Jr.) is an ambitious sharecropper who joins the U.S. Navy to become the world's first black master diver. But as he works through diving training, the bitter and racist Master Chief Billy Sunday (Robert De Niro) sets out to make Carl's journey as difficult as possible. Despite the entire Navy doubting his potential and sabotaging his training, the determined Carl proves that he can overcome the discrimination around him.

Cast: Robert De Niro, Cuba Gooding Jr., Charlize Theron, Aunjanue Ellis, Hal Holbrook, David Keith, Michael Rapaport, Powers Boothe

Director: George Tillman Jr.

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Fox 2000 Pictures, State Street Pictures

Distributors: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 20th Century Fox

Keywords: Underdog, Rivalry, Inspiring, Transformation, 1940s

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