Proud Poster

Release Date: September 23rd, 2005

DVD Release Date: May 9th, 2006

PG|1 hr 27 min

Plot Summary
In the 1990s, Lorenzo DuFau (Ossie Davis) tells the story of the USS Mason, the historic World War II battleship with an entirely segregated black crew. Aware of their deadly mission, the sailors aboard the USS Mason engage in fierce combat and fight to defend their country, despite the overwhelming racism back home in America. But even without the support of their nation, the crew members dedicate themselves to completing their mission and returning home alive.

Cast: Ossie Davis, Albert Jones, Jeffrey Nash, Darnell Williams, Michael Scott, Kidada Jones, Reggie Austin, Vernel Bagneris

Director: Mary Kelly

Genres: Historical drama, War

Keywords: Inspiring, 1990s, Underdog, 1940s