Soldier's Girl Poster

Release Date: December 15th, 2002

DVD Release Date: January 27th, 2004

R|1 hr 52 min

Plot Summary
In 1997, new Army recruit Barry Winchell (Troy Garity) is assigned to a base in Tennessee. He quickly befriends the quick-tempered Justin Fisher (Shawn Hatosy), who struggles with drug problems. One night, they venture out to a local bar hosting a drag show. Calpernia Addams (Lee Pace), a transsexual drag queen, fascinates Barry, and they strike up a relationship. As Barry and Calpernia grow closer, Justin becomes bitter and recruits another soldier (Philip Eddolls) to help get revenge.

Cast: Troy Garity, Lee Pace, Andre Braugher, Shawn Hatosy, Philip Eddolls, Merwin Mondesir, Dan Petronijevic, Mike Realba

Director: Frank Pierson

Genres: Docudrama

Production Co: Miramax

Keywords: Murder, 1990s, Friend, House, Sacrifice, Soldier, Forbidden love, Bar, Emotional

Awards

Nominated Best Performance by An Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special
Nominated Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television