Director: George Tillman Jr.
Writer(s): Scott Marshall Smith
Starring: Cuba Gooding Jr., Robert De Niro, Charlize Theron, Aunjanue Ellis, Lonette McKee, Carl Lumbly, Glynn Turman, Chris Warren Jr., Demene E. Hall, Alimi Ballard, Shawn Michael Howard, Henry Noble, Dulé Hill, Ayanna Berkshire, Koko Masako
Synopsis: The story ultimately revolves around two “men of honor”; their relationship, their individual and joint failures and triumphs. Carl Brashear is determined to be the first African American Navy Diver in a time where racism is rife. Leslie Sunday is his embittered trainer, determined to see him fail. Fate, challenges and circumstances eventually draw these two men together in a tale of turbulence and ultimately triumph.
Release Date: November 10, 2000 (USA) | Length: 129 min | Genre: Biography, Drama | MPAA Rating: Rated R for language.