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Assault at West Point

Assault at West Point

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Sunday, February 27, 1994 N/A
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  • Season: 1993-94
  • Network: Showtime
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Black Story, True Story, Period Piece, Courtroom Drama
  • Based On: Court-Martial of Johnson Whittaker written by John F. Marszalek
  • Misc.: Based On Book/Play

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Plot Synopsis

Based on the book ''The Court-Martial of Johnson Whittaker'' by John F. Marzalek. In 1880, black West Point cadet, Johnson Whittaker, is court martialled for mutilating himself in order to avoid taking a final exam. His defense attorneys contend that he was attacked by racist upperclassman and that the academy covered up the crime to protect it's own reputation.


Production Company:

  • Ultra Ent. IAW Mosaic Group Inc.

Production Type:

  • Independent
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