Men of Honor

(2000)

Overview

Against formidable odds -- and an old-school diving instructor embittered by the U.S. Navy's new, less prejudicial policies -- Carl Brashear sets his sights on becoming the Navy's first African-American master diver in this uplifting true story. Their relationship starts out on the rocks, but fate ultimately conspires to bring the men together into a setting of mutual respect, triumph and honor.

  1. George Tillman, Jr.

    Director

  2. Scott Marshall Smith

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Robert De Niro

    Robert De Niro

    Master Chief Leslie W. Sunday ('Billy')

  2. Cuba Gooding Jr.

    Cuba Gooding Jr.

    Senior Chief Carl Brashear

  3. Charlize Theron

    Charlize Theron

    Gwen Sunday

  4. Aunjanue Ellis

    Aunjanue Ellis

    Jo

  5. Hal Holbrook

    Hal Holbrook

    'Mr. Pappy'

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Men of Honor
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Status Released

Release Information

  • November 1, 2000
    Premiere

    Meaning

  • November 9, 2000
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 9m

Budget $82,343,495.00

Revenue $48,814,909.00

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