Top 3 Glory Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Glory facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Glory film message.

In Blades of Glory, the two main characters are fierce rivals, symbolized by them wearing rivaling sportswear; Puma and Adidas. Later when they become friends, they start both wearing Puma, while their "new" competitors, the Van Waldenberg twins, wears Adidas.
In Blades of Glory, the two main characters are fierce rivals, symbolized by them wearing rivaling sportswear; Puma and Adidas. Later when they become friends, they start both wearing Puma, while their "new" competitors, the Van Waldenberg twins, wears Adidas.

Thomas uses the same defensive move at the battle of Ft. Wagner that Sgt. Mulcahy used against him while he was training to be a soldier.

Glory Trivia

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  1. There's an iconic scene where Denzel Washington's character was being flogged for desertion. That's real tears running down Denzel's face as the director (Edward Zwick) had instructed the actor whipping him to actually strike him and to keep doing so until Denzel "found it".

Glory poster
Glory poster

Glory Plot

Robert Gould Shaw leads the U.S. Civil War's first all-black volunteer company, fighting prejudices from both his own Union Army, and the Confederates.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Glory. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Biography, Drama, History, War
Director Edward Zwick
Stars Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington, Cary Elwes, Morgan Freeman
IMDB score 7.8