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2.7
7 Ratings

Miss Evers' Boys

Directed by Joseph Sargent
United States, 1997
Drama, War

Synopsis

Laurence Fishburne stars in this Emmy-winning HBO drama about the Tuskegee Experiment, a government program that withheld penicillin from some African American men infected with syphilis so that scientists could study the effects of the disease.

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Miss Evers' Boys Directed by Joseph Sargent

Awards & Festivals

San Francisco International Film Festival

1998 | Winner: Television - Drama-Television Feature (Silver Spire)

Directors Guild of America

1998 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Specials

Screen Actors Guild Awards

1998 | Winner: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a TV Movie or Miniseries

Golden Globes (USA)

1998 | Winner: Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television

1998 | Nominee: Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television