Assault at West Point (1994)

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Assault at West Point (1994)
  • Time: 94 min
  • Genre: Drama | Thriller
  • Director: Harry Moses
  • Cast: Samuel L. Jackson, Sam Waterston, John Glover, Mason Adams

Storyline:

The story of Johnson Whittaker, one of the first African-American cadets admitted to West Point. Tied down and beaten by his fellow cadets, Whittaker was court-martialed on the grounds that he staged his own assault to avoid taking a philosophy exam. His defense attorneys consisted of a racist and a Harvard Graduate who squabble over how best to present his defense.

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