Glory

TitleGlory
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication1989
AuthorsZwick, Edward
Running Time2h 2m
Date Released12/1989
DistributorTriStar Pictures
CountryUnited States
Publication LanguageEnglish
Abstract

Glory is a 1989 American Civil War film directed by Edward Zwick about the 54th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, the Union Army's second African-American regiment in the American Civil War. It stars Matthew Broderick as Colonel Robert Gould Shaw, the regiment's commanding officer, and Denzel Washington, Cary Elwes, and Morgan Freeman as fictional members of the 54th. The screenplay by Kevin Jarre was based on the 1965 books One Gallant Rush  by Peter Burchard, and the personal letters of Shaw. The film depicts the soldiers of the 54th from the formation of their regiment to their heroic actions at the Second Battle of Fort Wagner

URLhttps://www.imdb.com/title/tt0097441/
Cast

Matthew Broderick

Denzel Washington

Morgan Freeman

Cary Elwes

Andre Braugher

Credits

Produced by Freddie Fields

Directed by Edward Zwick

Screenplay by  Kevin Jarre

Cinematography by Freddie Francis

Edited by Steven Rosenblum

Music by James Horner

Genre

Drama

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