A Soldier's Story Reviews

July 25, 2018
Fuller's writing and Caesar's performance, the power of this Soldier's Story is impressive.
August 22, 2013
The film really belongs to Adolph Caesar who excels as a tyrannical, vicious and masochistic army sergeant.
March 30, 2011
Charles Fuller adapated to the big screen his powerful Pulitzer prize winning play about the murder of a black captain. Directed by Norman Jewison, the movie is well acted but it's too verbose.
August 2, 2005
A powerful and arresting drama.
July 26, 2005
October 23, 2004
Did this movie have to be so lockstep, so trapped by its mechanical plot, so limited by a murder mystery?
September 18, 2004
Mr. Rollins gives an arresting performance under volatile dramatic circumstances.
June 5, 2004
Strongly written and performec.
February 8, 2004
October 23, 2003
August 22, 2003
July 31, 2003
July 23, 2003
Reveals the virulence of racism
April 3, 2003
December 24, 2002
August 29, 2002
August 3, 2002
July 25, 2002
June 19, 2002
Occasionally preachy, but otherwise intense and provocative racially provocative drama
January 1, 2000
Jewison's lack of interest in developing anything other than his rather debatable ideological point relegates the film to the realm of moderately competent TV drama.