Glory

United States, 1989

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Glory tells the epic true story of Colonel Robert Gould Shaw and his 54th Massachusetts Regiment - the American Civil War’s first black fighting unit. By risking their own lives in battle these men were to lay claim to freedom and citizenship for themselves and their children. Stars Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington, in an Academy Award winning role, Cary Elwes and Morgan Freeman. Graphically depicts the supreme sacrifice made by these brave men in order to prove themselves the equals of the white Americans.

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Credits

director

Edward Zwick

producer

Freddie Fields

production company

Tri-Star Pictures

Duration

01:58:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1989

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