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3.2
61 Ratings

A Soldier's Story

Directed by Norman Jewison
United States, 1984
Drama

Synopsis

A black Master Sergeant is found shot to death just outside a Louisiana Army Base during WWII. A military lawyer, also a black man, is sent from Washington to conduct an investigation.

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A Soldier's Story Directed by Norman Jewison

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1985 | 3 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1984 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Directors Guild of America

1985 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Writers Guild of America

1985 | Nominee: Best Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium (Screen)

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