White Man's Burden

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The story takes place in alternative America where the blacks are members of social elite, and whites are inhabitants of inner city ghettos. Louis Pinnock is a white worker in a chocolate factory, loving husband and father of two children. While delivering a package for black CEO Thaddeus Thomas, he is mistaken for a voyeur and, as a result, loses his job, gets beaten by black cops and his family gets evicted from their home. Desperate Pinnock takes a gun and kidnaps Thomas, demanding justice.

Movie Data


Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 29m

Budget $8,000,000.00

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • December 1, 1995
    R, Theatrical



Cast 5

  1. John Travolta

    John Travolta
    Louis Pinnock

  2. Harry Belafonte

    Harry Belafonte
    Thaddeus Thomas

  3. Kelly Lynch

    Kelly Lynch
    Marsha Pinnock

  4. Margaret Avery

    Margaret Avery
    Megan Thomas

  5. Tom Bower

    Tom Bower

Crew 2


  1. DN

    Desmond Nakano


  1. DN

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