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Glory (15-Dec-1989)

Director: Edward Zwick

Writer: Kevin Jarre

Based on a book: Lay This Laurel by Lincoln Kirstein; One Gallant Rush by Peter Burchard

Music Composed by: James Horner

Producer: Freddie Fields

Keywords: Drama, Civil War

Robert Gould Shaw distinguishes himself in battle and is promoted Colonel, and appointed commander of the 54th Massachusetts Infantry, the first all-black fighting regiment. Shaw's superiors have no intention of letting his forces into the fighting, but opportunities arise and the 54th leads an assault on a Confederate stronghold near Charleston, Fort Wagner. Won Oscars for Best Supporting Actor, Best Cinematography, and Best Sound; received additional nominations for Best Set Decoration and Best Editing.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Andre Braugher
1-Jul-1962   Det. Pembleton on Homicide
Matthew Broderick
21-Mar-1962   Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Cliff De Young
12-Feb-1946   Former lead singer, Clear Light
Cary Elwes
26-Oct-1962   The Princess Bride
John Finn
30-Sep-1952   John Stillman on Cold Case
Morgan Freeman
1-Jun-1937   Unforgiven
Peter Michael Goetz
10-Dec-1941   Chuck Cavanaugh on The Cavanaughs
Bob Gunton
15-Nov-1945   The Shawshank Redemption
Donovan Leitch, Jr.
16-Aug-1968   Glory
Mark Margolis
26-Nov-1939   The Fountain
Ethan Phillips
8-Feb-1955   Neelix on Star Trek: Voyager
Richard Riehle
12-May-1948   Walt Finnerty on Grounded for Life
Jay O. Sanders
16-Apr-1953   Steve Kordo on Crime Story
Denzel Washington
28-Dec-1954   Training Day


Matthew Broderick   ...   Robert Gould Shaw
Denzel Washington   ...   Trip
Cary Elwes   ...   Cabot Forbes
Morgan Freeman   ...   Rawlins
Jihmi Kennedy   ...   Sharts
Andre Braugher   ...   Searles
Cliff De Young   ...   Col. Montgomery
Alan North   ...   Gov. Andrew
Peter Michael Goetz   ...   Francis Shaw
Bob Gunton   ...   Gen. Harker
Jay O. Sanders   ...   Gen. Strong
John Finn   ...   Mulcahy
Donovan Leitch, Jr.   ...   Morse
John David Cullum   ...   Russell
Christian Baskous   ...   Pierce
RonReaco Lee   ...   Mute Drummer Boy
Richard Riehle   ...   Quartermaster
Daniel Jenkins   ...   "A" Company Officer
Michael Smith Guess   ...   "A" Company Soldier
Abdul Salaam El Razzac   ...   "A" Company Soldier
Pete Munro   ...   Surgeon
Benji Wilhoite   ...   Young Soldier
Ethan Phillips   ...   Hospital Steward
Mark A. Levy   ...   Bigoted Soldier
Randell Haynes   ...   Paymaster
Afemo Omilami   ...   Tall Contraband
Keith Noble   ...   Short Contraband
Dan Biggers   ...   Minister
Marc Gowan   ...   Dr. Rogers
Raymond Godshall, Jr.   ...   Dr. Thorpe
Bob Minor   ...   Contraband Soldier
Joan Riordan   ...   White Woman
Saundra Franks   ...   Black Woman
Mark A. Jones   ...   54th Soldier
10th Connecticut Soldiers
Peter Grandfield   ...   Soldier
Mark Margolis   ...   Soldier
Paul Desmond   ...   Soldier
Tom Barrington   ...   Soldier
Michael Fowler   ...   Soldier
Richard Wright   ...   Soldier


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