A black soldier comes home to Harlem after a tour in Vietnam and discovers that his wife had become a heroin addict and died of an overdose. Infuriated, he gathers three of his ex-GI buddies and they lay out plans to fight the drug dealers.
They said it would take an army to get the mob out of Harlem. This is the army! This is Gordon's war!
Did You Know?
Actress Arlene Fontaine, born Simone Serena Peterson, niece of movie bear trainer Beebe Stanley, was an uncredited extra in this movie along with all of her third graders from St. Martin Of Tours Catholic School in Ridgewood, Brooklyn selected personally by the movie's director Ozzie Davis. See more
Gordon's U.S. Army uniform has no name tag, no combat patch on his right shoulder, and his beret is tilted to the wrong side. See more
Referenced in And Now My Love
Super Shine #9
Written by Angelo Badalamenti
(as Andy Badale) and Al Elias See more