Serving in Silence: the Margarethe Cammermeyer Story

Serving in Silence: the Margarethe Cammermeyer Story

Director: Jeff Bleckner

Cast: Glenn Close, Judy Davis, Jan Rubes

     
 

Glenn Close won the "Outstanding Lead Actress" Emmy for her performance in this made-for-television drama about the rights of homosexuals in the military. Close stars as Colonel Margarethe Cammermeyer, an Army medical officer with an eye on a promotion who is suddenly tossed into discharge proceedings after admitting to being homosexual. The film shows how she fought… See more details below

Overview

Glenn Close won the "Outstanding Lead Actress" Emmy for her performance in this made-for-television drama about the rights of homosexuals in the military. Close stars as Colonel Margarethe Cammermeyer, an Army medical officer with an eye on a promotion who is suddenly tossed into discharge proceedings after admitting to being homosexual. The film shows how she fought the system with the help her family and the support of gay rights activists. Judy Davis stars as her lover and also won the Emmy for "Outstanding Supporting Actress." Barbra Streisand was among the executive producers and the film was nominated for several Emmy and Golden Globe awards.

Product Details

Release Date:
09/12/2006
UPC:
0043396145214
Original Release:
1995
Rating:
NR
Source:
Sony Pictures
Region Code:
1
Time:
1:32:00

Special Features

Silent No More: The making of Serving in Silence; Hollywood premiere: Serving in Silence Century City, CA January 23, 1995; 1996 Glaad Media Awards Los Angeles, CA

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Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Glenn Close Col. Margarethe Cammermeyer
Judy Davis Diane
Jan Rubes Far
Wendy Makkena Mary Newcombe
Susan Barnes Capt. Kern
William Converse-Roberts Actor
Colleen Flynn Actor
William Allen Young Actor
Kevin McNulty Actor
Vic Polizos Jim
Lorena Gale Sergeant Wilson
Christine Willes Col. Angela Webber
Gillian Barber Colonel Koufalis
Jim Byrnes Vet
Marie Stillin Anne
Gary Chalk Lt. Col. Douglas Hart
Tamsin Kelsey Chris
Lillian Carlson Woman in Parking Lot
Molly Parker Actor
Nicola Cavendish Susan
Thomas Heaton Man in Parking Lot

Technical Credits
Jeff Bleckner Director
Julian Chojnacki Camera Operator
Glenn Close Executive Producer
Cis Corman Executive Producer
Alison Cross Screenwriter
Richard Heus Producer
Glen MacPherson Cinematographer
Douglasann Menchions Art Director
Neil Meron Executive Producer
Tish Monaghan Costumes/Costume Designer
Ann Roth Costumes/Costume Designer
Geoffrey Rowland Editor
David Shire Score Composer
Barbra Streisand Executive Producer
Craig Zadan Executive Producer

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story
1. Only a Drill [3:53]
2. Back in Seattle [2:53]
3. You've Got the Job [1:45]
4. Diane [7:13]
5. First Date? [2:41]
6. Eggs [2:08]
7. "No, I'm Promoting You" [:53]
8. Father's Moving In [5:23]
9. "I'm Gonna Make General" [3:18]
10. "It's Who I Am" [4:33]
11. An Adverse Report [2:14]
12. Matt [1:47]
13. A Decision to Make [5:33]
14. Telling the Boys [1:52]
15. The Attorney [1:44]
16. The Ring [:56]
17. "You Job Is Safe" [2:00]
18. Dad and Family [1:05]
19. "They're Coming After Me" [5:43]
20. "Grow Old Together" [2:58]
21. There's Still Family [3:24]
22. "It's About Military Policy" [2:46]
23. The Trial [2:59]
24. The Board's Finding [7:47]
25. Saying Goodbye [1:59]
26. Black Eye [3:18]
27. Diane's Outted [3:42]
28. "All We Ask"/Credits [2:36]

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