Resting Place

Resting Place (1986)

"Military honors knows no color"
TMDb Score
64
Not Yet Rated 1 hr 40 minJan 1st, 1986Drama, TV Movie

A television movie set in Rockville, Georgia, in 1972. Major Kendall Laird, a Survival Assistance Officer, arrives in this sleepy little town with the body of Lieutenant Dwyte Johnson, a Vietnam war hero. It's Laird's job to help Johnson's parents bury their son. But since the dead hero was black, his parents are turned away by the white racists who maintain the town's "all-white" cemetery.

Director
Starring
John Lithgowas Maj. Kendall Laird
Morgan Freemanas Luther Johnson
CCH Pounderas Ada Johnson

Movie Details

Original Language:English
Production Companies:Marian Rees Associates, Hallmark Hall of Fame Productions