After a long time in the Army, an African-American soldier returns to his hometown, where, years ago, his brother was executed for the rape and murder of two white girls. The commando believes his brother to have been innocent, and seeks a proof for that, but there are some people in the town who wi
|小路易斯·格赛特 (Louis Gossett Jr.)||饰||James Bragg|
|布鲁斯·邓恩 (Bruce Dern)||饰||Junior Stoker|
|梅丽莎·里奥 (Melissa Leo)||饰||Cassie (as Melissa Chessington Leo)|
|Paul Roebling||饰||T.J. Campbell|
|比尔·考布斯 (Bill Cobbs)||饰||Elijah Crooks|
|Multicom Entertainment Group|
|发行公司||Triboro (VHS) (United States)|
|Cineglobe (VHS) (Canada)|
|The Kushner-Locke Company (All media)|
|C/FP Video (VHS) (Canada)|
|Aquarius TV (2000) (TV) (Greece)|
|亚提森娱乐 (2002) (DVD) (United States)|
- The film cast includes two Oscar winners: 小路易斯·格赛特 and 梅丽莎·里奥 and two Oscar nominees: 布鲁斯·邓恩 and 理查德·詹金斯.
- Partially based on the true story of the 1944 execution in the electric chair of George Junius Stinney, Jr., a fourteen-year-old African-American boy convicted of the rape and murder of two young white girls in South Carolina. He is, as of 2012, the youngest person ever executed in the U.S., and as of 2017, has been proven to have been innocent of the crimes, for which he was executed.