During World War II, American sergeant Larry Nevins is blinded by a German sniper while fighting in North Africa. He is taken to a Pennsylvania hospital for other blinded soldiers, where he struggles to accept and come to terms with his disability.
|editor||Russell F. Schoengarth|
|events||World War II|
|keywords||advanced african americans american bank teller disabled fight fish florida homecoming new life north africa north african campaign pass philadelphia racial slur train station|
|nomination||Academy Award for Best Actor Academy Award for Best Sound|
|productionCompany||Universal International Pictures|
|theme||black romantic drama war|