The Glass Shield

  • 1995
  • Movie
  • PG-13
  • Crime, Drama

Uncommonly perceptive drama about race, crime, and masculinity in urban America from director Charles Burnett (To Sleep with Anger). J.J. Johnson (Michael Boatman) is a naive black cop whose loyalties are tested when his frankly racist colleagues hang a frame on Teddy Woods (Ice Cube), a low-life gangster who represents everything J.J. despises. Lori Petty...read more

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Cast

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Source (1 Credit)
Ned Walsh
Producer (2 Credits)
Carolyn Schroeder
Thomas Byrnes
Exec. Producer (1 Credit)
Chet Walker
Assoc. Producer (2 Credits)
Michael D. Aglion
Robert A. Merrill
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Penny Barrett
Art Director (1 Credit)
Joel Carter
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Lisa Boutillier
Costumes (1 Credit)
Casting (1 Credit)
Monica Swann
Special Effects (2 Credits)
Ultimate Effects
John Hartigan
Sound (1 Credit)
Veda Campbell
Make Up (1 Credit)
Kim Davis
Stunts (1 Credit)
Bufort McClerkins