The story of Eddie Slovik, who was executed by the Army in 1945, the only American soldier to be executed for desertion since the Civil War.

  1. Lamont Johnson


  2. William Bradford Huie


  3. William Link


  4. Richard Levinson


Top Billed Cast

  1. Martin Sheen

    Martin Sheen

    Eddie Slovik

  2. Charlie Sheen

    Charlie Sheen

    Kid at wedding (uncredited)

  3. Mariclare Costello

    Mariclare Costello

    Antoinette Slovik

  4. Ned Beatty

    Ned Beatty

    Father Stafford

  5. Gary Busey

    Gary Busey

    Jimmy Feedek

Full Cast & Crew

The Execution of Private Slovik
The Execution of Private Slovik



Status Released

Release Information

  • March 13, 1974


Original Language English

Runtime 2h 0m

Budget -

Revenue -



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