Decoration Day


2h 1990

Brief Synopsis

A television movie based on the novella by John William Corrington, set in Georgia in 1975, about the relationship between two older men in the south. A white judge cannot understand why his childhood friend, an older black man, has refused to accept the Congressional Medal of Honor. He looks into t

Film Details

Also Known As
Hallmark Hall of Fame (12/02/90)
MPAA Rating
PG
Genre
Drama
Release Date
1990
Production Company
CFI Hollywood; Echo Films Services; NBC Entertainment
Distribution Company
Sonar Entertainment
Location
Newman, Georgia, USA; Clayton, Georgia, USA; Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A television movie based on the novella by John William Corrington, set in Georgia in 1975, about the relationship between two older men in the south. A white judge cannot understand why his childhood friend, an older black man, has refused to accept the Congressional Medal of Honor. He looks into the case, and in the process finds himself confronting his own betrayal of his now estranged friend.

Crew

Penny Alpert

Assistant

Bunny Andrews

Music Editor

Charles Barile

Publicity

Jack Bennett

Special Effects Coordinator

Else Blangsted

Music

John Brace

Casting Associate

Emmett Burton

Other

Pat Clark

Boom Operator

John William Corrington

Source Material (From Novel)

Joyce Corrington

Co-Producer

Alison Deen

Production Coordinator

Staurt Dodge

Production Assistant

Robert A Driskell

Gaffer

Corky Ehlers

Additional Editor

Ron Ferguson

Assistant Camera Operator

April Ferry

Costume Designer

Kate Forte

Production Associate

Dick Gallegly

Line Producer

Dick Gallegly

Unit Production Manager

Gerrit Garretsen

Dolly Grip

Iris Gelt

Publicity

Carri Gibbs

Location Manager

Cindy Golin

Production Assistant

Michael Graham

Sound Effects

Shay Griffin

Casting (Georgia)

Jeffrey J. Haboush

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Michael Herbick

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Anne Hopkins

Producer

Clark King

Sound Mixer

Marsha Kleinman

Casting

A L Kupersmith

Property Master

Robert W Lenski

Screenwriter

Donald Light-harris

Production Designer

Paul H Lopez

Wardrobe Supervisor

Tom Luse

Unit Manager Assistant

Mark Lyon

Assistant Director

Skip Macdonald

Assistant Editor

Joe Markham

Wardrobe Supervisor

Steve Maslow

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Gene Miller

Production Executive

Ray Necin

Transportation Coordinator

Nancy Perkins

Casting Associate

Tony Poston

Key Grip

Marian Rees

Executive Producer

Teddy J Ritchie

Transportation Captain

Neil Roach

Director Of Photography

Charlene Roberson

Makeup

Julie Rogers

Assistant Editor

Harvey Rosenstock

Editor

Harvey Rubin

Camera Operator

Suzie Sax

Script Supervisor

Brent Shields

Production Coordinator

Kaz Siler

Assistant Production Coordinator

Lonnie R. Smith Jr.

Stunt Coordinator

Patrick Smith

Assistant Camera Operator

Cynthia Stillwell

Casting (Extras)

Care Stitt

Dolly Grip

William Vail

Set Decorator

David Whorf

Assistant Director

Patrick Williams

Music

Joani Yarbrough

Hair

Film Details

Also Known As
Hallmark Hall of Fame (12/02/90)
MPAA Rating
PG
Genre
Drama
Release Date
1990
Production Company
CFI Hollywood; Echo Films Services; NBC Entertainment
Distribution Company
Sonar Entertainment
Location
Newman, Georgia, USA; Clayton, Georgia, USA; Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States December 2, 1990

Released in United States on Video July 10, 1996

Released in United States on Video November 4, 1992

Broadcast as a presentation of "Hallmark Hall of Fame."

Began shooting June 4, 1990.

Completed shooting June 28, 1990.