Keyword: Civil War (U.S.)

Last Samurai

The Last Samurai (2003)

Rated: R Runtime: 154 minutes Release date: 12/04/2003
Captain Nathan Algren is a man adrift. The battles he once fought now seem distant and futile. Once he risked his life for honor and country, but, in the years since the Civil War, the world has changed. Pragmatism has replaced courage, self-interest has taken the place of sacrifice and honor is nowhere to be found--especially out West where his role in the Indian Campaigns ended in...
Lincoln

Lincoln (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 149 minutes Release date: 11/08/2012
In the final four months of Abraham Lincoln's life and presidency, the full measure of the man came to bear on his defining battle: to plot a forward path for a shattered nation, against overwhelming odds and extreme public and personal pressure. In an act of true national daring, Lincoln exerts enormous political will to end the Civil War, not merely by ending the battle but by fighting to pass...
Gone With the Wind

Gone With the Wind (1939)

Rated: G Runtime: N/A Release date: 12/14/1939
Scarlett O'Hara is in love with drippy Ashley Wilkes, and is devastated when he announces that he plans to marry his cousin Melanie. She pleads with Ashley to marry her instead, but then, on the first day of the Civil War, she meets mercurial Rhett Butler. A man to match her strength of character and romantic desires, Butler changes the course of her life. Despite hunger, and the burning of...
National Treasure: Book of Secrets

National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007)

Rated: PG Runtime: 123 minutes Release date: 12/20/2007
When a missing page from the diary of John Wilkes Booth surfaces, Ben's great-great grandfather is suddenly implicated as a key conspirator in Abraham Lincoln's death. Determined to prove his ancestor's innocence, Ben follows an international chain of clues that takes him on a chase from Paris to London and ultimately back to America. This journey leads Ben and his crew not only to surprising...
Dances With Wolves

Dances With Wolves (1990)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 180 minutes Release date: 11/08/1990
Dunbar is a Civil War soldier who requests a transfer to the western frontier. Alone at his post, Dunbar befriends the nearby Sioux Indians, slowly becoming accepted into their culture. When the army returns, Dunbar finds himself torn between two worlds, and must decide where his allegiance lies.

Demons of War (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/14/2014
Field of Lost Shoes

Field of Lost Shoes (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 09/25/2014
Based on a true story of the American Civil War, culminating at the Battle of New Market in May 1864, a group of teenage cadets, sheltered from war at the Virginia Military Institute, must confront the horrors of an adult world when they are called upon to defend the Shenandoah Valley.
World Made Straight

The World Made Straight (2015)

Rated: R Runtime: 119 minutes Release date: 01/08/2015
In a rural Appalachian community haunted by the legacy of a Civil War massacre, young and rebellious Travis Shelton finds himself ensnared in the violence of the past and the subtle evils of the present. Based on the novel "The World Made Straight."
Retrieval

The Retrieval (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 03/13/2014
On the outskirts of the Civil War, a fatherless 13-year-old boy is sent north by his bounty hunter gang on a dangerous mission to retrieve a wanted man under false pretense. During their journey towards the unwitting man's reckoning, the initially distant pair develops unexpected bonds. As his feelings grow, the boy is consumed by conflicting emotions and a gut wrenching ultimate decision: betray...
America: Imagine A World Without Her

America: Imagine A World Without Her (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 06/26/2014
The filmmakers take viewers on a journey of discovery that will bring them face-to-face with the heroes who built America, the times in which they lived and show what they sacrificed in order to build a great nation: Columbus sets foot on American soil, bullets whiz by Washington's head, Douglass demands that America live up to the promises of the Founding Fathers and Lincoln sacrifices thousands...
Dir: John Sullivan
With: N/A