Movie Trailer for Resting Place (1986) John Lithgow, Richard Bradford, Morgan Freeman, G.D. Spradlin, CCH Pounder Movie Review

Resting Place (1986)   3/53/53/53/53/5

Trailer for Resting Place

Maj. Kendall Laird (John Lithgow - Santa Claus) has the difficult job of escorting a coffin back to the town of Rockville to where Ada (CCH Pounder - Orphan) and Luther Johnson (Morgan Freeman - Attica) are waiting to bury their son who died in combat in Vietnam. It doesn't take long for Maj. Laird to see what the Johnson's are dealing with in Rockville which is still very much a segregated town where despite having purchased a burial plot for their son in the cemetery are told to take their son to the other side of town where the black grave yard resides. Determined to make sure lieut. Johnson gets the respect and burial he deserves Laird seeks out the men he served with to learn more about him and the day he saved their lives for a story in the Rockville local press. What Maj. Laird discovers is the caginess of the men and some inconsistencies when it came to what really happened to Johnson making him sure there is a cover up going on. ... Read Review