Civil war in the USA

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Civil war in the USA between Northern States and Confederate States of South in 1861-1865.

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1. The Blue and the Gray (1982)

381 min | Drama, History, War

America just before and during the Civil War, as seen through the eyes of an artist correspondent.

Stars: Stacy Keach, John Hammond, Julia Duffy, Robin Gammell

Votes: 1,371

3. Point of Honor (2015 TV Movie)

M | 56 min | Drama

A Virginia family becomes divided on the brink of the American Civil War.

Director: Randall Wallace | Stars: Luke Benward, Patrick Heusinger, Lucien Laviscount, Hanna Mangan Lawrence

Votes: 570

4. The Hateful Eight (2015)

R | 168 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

68 Metascore

In the dead of a Wyoming winter, a bounty hunter and his prisoner find shelter in a cabin currently inhabited by a collection of nefarious characters.

Director: Quentin Tarantino | Stars: Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Walton Goggins

Votes: 459,658 | Gross: $54.12M

5. The Beguiled (2017)

R | 93 min | Drama, Thriller

77 Metascore

The unexpected arrival of a wounded Union soldier at a girls school in Virginia during the American Civil War leads to jealousy and betrayal.

Director: Sofia Coppola | Stars: Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst, Elle Fanning, Colin Farrell

Votes: 45,110 | Gross: $10.58M

6. Devil's Doorway (1950)

Approved | 84 min | Romance, Western

After the Civil War, a highly decorated Shoshone Indian veteran plans to raise cattle in Wyoming but white farmers plan to grab fertile tribal lands by pitting the whites against the Indians.

Director: Anthony Mann | Stars: Robert Taylor, Louis Calhern, Paula Raymond, Marshall Thompson

Votes: 1,200

7. Hell on Wheels (2011–2016)

TV-14 | 42 min | Drama, Western

The Civil War is past, but former Confederate soldier Cullen Bohannon can't put it behind him. Fresh are the memories of the death of his wife, killed at the hands of the Union soldiers, an act that sets him on a course of revenge.

Stars: Anson Mount, Colm Meaney, Robin McLeavy, Phil Burke

Votes: 45,205

8. Fighting Caravans (1931)

Passed | 92 min | Romance, Western

A young frontier scout helps guide a freight wagon train across the country, fighting off Indians and evil traders, while his two crusty companions try and save him from falling in love.

Directors: Otto Brower, David Burton | Stars: Gary Cooper, Lili Damita, Ernest Torrence, Tully Marshall

Votes: 485

9. Young Bill Hickok (1940)

Passed | 59 min | Action, Comedy, History

Bill Hickok, assisted by Calamity Jane, is after a foreign agent and his guerrilla band who are trying to take over some western territory just as the Civil War is coming to a close.

Director: Joseph Kane | Stars: Roy Rogers, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Julie Bishop, John Miljan

Votes: 170

10. Two Thousand Maniacs! (1964)

Not Rated | 83 min | Horror

Six people are lured into a small Deep South town for a Centennial celebration where the residents proceed to kill them one by one as revenge for the town's destruction during the Civil War.

Director: Herschell Gordon Lewis | Stars: Connie Mason, William Kerwin, Jeffrey Allen, Shelby Livingston

Votes: 3,944

11. Texas Rangers (2001)

PG-13 | 90 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

29 Metascore

A ragtag group of youngsters band together after the American Civil War to form the Texas Rangers, a group charged with the dangerous, ruthless duty of cleaning up the West.

Director: Steve Miner | Stars: James Van Der Beek, Rachael Leigh Cook, Ashton Kutcher, Dylan McDermott

Votes: 5,294 | Gross: $0.62M

12. Swanee River (1939)

Approved | 84 min | Biography, Drama, Musical

More fictional than factual biography of Stephen Foster. Songwriter from Pittsburgh falls in love with the South, marries a Southern gal (Leeds), then is accused of sympathizing when the ... See full summary »

Director: Sidney Lanfield | Stars: Don Ameche, Andrea Leeds, Al Jolson, Felix Bressart

Votes: 118 | Gross: $0.29M

13. Southern Fried Rabbit (1953)

Approved | 7 min | Animation, Family, Short

Bugs heads toward the record carrot crop in Alabama but runs into Colonel (Yosemite) Sam who is under orders to let no Yankee cross the Mason-Dixon line.

Director: Friz Freleng | Star: Mel Blanc

Votes: 614

14. Sommersby (1993)

PG-13 | 114 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

A farmer returns home from the Civil War, but his wife begins to suspect that the man is an impostor.

Director: Jon Amiel | Stars: Richard Gere, Jodie Foster, Lanny Flaherty, Wendell Wellman

Votes: 18,185 | Gross: $50.08M

15. A Soldier's Duty (1912)

Short, Drama

The Lieutenant John Miller, U.S.A., receives a note from his southern sweetheart chiding him for not getting through the enemy's lines to visit her. His pride determines him, and going to ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Brabin | Stars: Augustus Phillips, Gertrude McCoy, George Lessey, Wadsworth Harris

Votes: 6

16. So You Won't Squawk? (1941)

Approved | 20 min | Short, Comedy

The handyman is finishing getting the Island Inn Café ready for opening night: it's a speakeasy, and the owner, Louie the Wolf, has been warned by the local mob kingpin, Slugger McGraw, not... See full summary »

Director: Del Lord | Stars: Buster Keaton, Matt McHugh, Eddie Fetherston, Lane Chandler

Votes: 91

17. The Sleeping Sentinel (1914)

Short, Drama

This stirring poem by F. De H. Janvier, tells the story of a brave and overworked young soldier who slept at his post during a critical period in an engagement and was court-martialed and ... See full summary »

Stars: George Steele, Clarence Elmer, Margaret Moore, John Smiley

18. Silver River (1948)

Passed | 110 min | Romance, Western

After Mike McComb is booted out of the cavalry, he becomes riverboat gambler and silver mine owner in Nevada.

Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: Errol Flynn, Ann Sheridan, Thomas Mitchell, Bruce Bennett

Votes: 919

20. In the Shenandoah Valley; or, Sheridan's Ride (1908)

Short, Drama, War

There is a duel in Charlestown at the start of the Civil War and numerous admirably arranged battle scenes, with infantry, cavalry and artillery. Sheridan's famous ride from Winchester is ... See full summary »

21. Shenandoah (1911)

Short, Drama

In this story of the Shenandoah Valley, a truthful incident of that beautiful region is narrated. It occurred at a time when General Milroy was in the valley. This officer was hated by the ... See full summary »

22. Shenandoah (1913)

Short, Drama

Part One: Constance, the second wife of General Haverhill, befriends the officer's son, Frank, who has been ostracized. On the night of April 12th, 1861, she gives a ball at Charleston, S.C... See full summary »

Director: Kenean Buel | Stars: Henry Hallam, Guy Coombs, Harry F. Millarde, Earle Bradbury

23. The Shadow Riders (1982 TV Movie)

PG | 100 min | Romance, Western

After the Civil War, two brothers demobilized from the army return home and must rescue certain relatives who have been kidnapped by a band of renegade Confederates.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: Tom Selleck, Sam Elliott, Dominique Dunne, Ben Johnson

Votes: 1,984

24. Pardon My Berth Marks (1940)

Approved | 20 min | Comedy, Short

Buster, a reporter, takes a train trip and winds up innocently involved with a gangster's wife.

Director: Jules White | Stars: Buster Keaton, Dorothy Appleby, Richard Fiske, Vernon Dent

Votes: 111

25. Overland Telegraph (1951)

Passed | 60 min | Action, Drama, Western

Storekeeper Paul Manning is attempting to sabotage the completion of a telegraph line so he can have time to dispose of his stock before the near-by Army post is abandoned. He uses outlaw ... See full summary »

Director: Lesley Selander | Stars: Tim Holt, Gail Davis, Hugh Beaumont, Mari Blanchard

Votes: 107

27. Mooching Through Georgia (1939)

Approved | 19 min | Comedy, Short

A man relates how he outwitted the Yankee army during the Civil War.

Director: Jules White | Stars: Buster Keaton, Monte Collins, Harley Wood, Bud Jamison

Votes: 128

28. The Man Who Came Back (2008)

R | 112 min | Action, Drama, Western

A dozen years after the Civil War, former slaves go on strike at a powerful judge's plantation.

Director: Glen Pitre | Stars: Eric Braeden, Billy Zane, Carol Alt, James Patrick Stuart

Votes: 788

29. Little Women (1946 TV Movie)

70 min | Family, Drama, Romance

Louisa May Alcott's autobiographical account of her life with her three sisters in Concord, Massachusetts in the 1860s. With their father fighting in the American Civil War, sisters Jo, Meg... See full summary »

Director: Ernest Colling | Stars: Margaret Hayes, Dorothy Emery, Madeline Lee, Billie Lou Watt

30. Little Women (1958 TV Movie)

70 min | Musical, Drama, Family

Louisa May Alcott's autobiographical account of her life with her three sisters in Concord, Massachusetts in the 1860s. With their father fighting in the American Civil War, sisters Jo, Meg... See full summary »

Director: William Corrigan | Stars: Zina Bethune, Jeannie Carson, Joel Grey, Bill Hayes

Votes: 13

31. Little Women (1978)

60 min | Drama, Family, Romance

Louisa May Alcott's autobiographical account of her life with her three sisters in Concord, Massachusetts in the 1860s. With their father fighting in the American Civil War, sisters Jo, Meg... See full summary »

Stars: Meredith Baxter, Susan Dey, Ann Dusenberry, Eve Plumb

Votes: 165

32. Little Women (1918)

Not Rated | 60 min | Drama, Family, Romance

Jo March and her sisters Meg, Beth, and Amy live in a happy family in Concord, Massachusetts. Jo yearns to be a writer, and through the course of the years, finds much within her own family... See full summary »

Director: Harley Knoles | Stars: Isabel Lamon, Dorothy Bernard, Lillian Hall, Florence Flinn

Votes: 22

33. Little Women (1917)

Drama, Romance, Family

The lives and loves of four sisters during their pastor father's absence.

Director: Alexander Butler | Stars: Daisy Burrell, Mary Lincoln, Minna Grey, Ruby Miller

34. The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come (1928)

80 min | Drama, Romance

An orphan (Richard Barthelmess) is adopted by Major Buford (Claude Gillingwater) is educated in Lexington and joins the Union Army as a Captain. He rediscovers his childhood sweetheart (... See full summary »

Director: Alfred Santell | Stars: Richard Barthelmess, Molly O'Day, Nelson McDowell, Martha Mattox

35. The Legend of the Golden Gun (1979 TV Movie)

Unrated | 100 min | Fantasy, Western

During the American Civil War, after his family is killed by Confederate raider William Quantrill, a young farmer seeks the help of a famous gunfighter in order to exact revenge on Quantrill.

Director: Alan J. Levi | Stars: Jeff Osterhage, Carl Franklin, Robert Davi, Keir Dullea

Votes: 235

37. The Last Frontier (1955)

Approved | 98 min | History, Romance, Western

A trapper and his two partners work as scouts for a remote army fort where they witness an incompetent colonel's decision to throw his small unprepared garrison against Red Cloud's sizable Sioux force.

Director: Anthony Mann | Stars: Victor Mature, Guy Madison, Robert Preston, James Whitmore

Votes: 1,267

38. The Jayhawkers! (1959)

Approved | 100 min | Romance, Western

Before the U.S. Civil War rebel leader Luke Darcy sees himself as leader of a new independent Republic of Kansas but the military governor sends an ex-raider to capture Darcy.

Director: Melvin Frank | Stars: Jeff Chandler, Fess Parker, Nicole Maurey, Henry Silva

Votes: 488

39. In the Electric Mist (2009)

R | 117 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

A detective in post-Katrina New Orleans has a series of surreal encounters with a troop of friendly Confederate soldiers while investigating serial killings of local prostitutes, a 1965 lynching, and corrupt local businessmen.

Director: Bertrand Tavernier | Stars: Tommy Lee Jones, John Goodman, Peter Sarsgaard, Mary Steenburgen

Votes: 15,524

40. Her Country's Call (1917)

Biography, Drama

Mountain girl Jess Slocum, lives with her father in a cabin above an army camp. When his daughter questions his hatred of soldiers, Slocum admits to having been drummed out of an army camp ... See full summary »

Director: Lloyd Ingraham | Stars: Mary Miles Minter, George Periolat, Allan Forrest, Henry A. Barrows

41. The Heart of Maryland (1921)

When the Civil War breaks out Alan Kendrick, an army officer born in the South, stays in the army to fight for the Union, but his sweetheart Maryland sides with the South. She soon ... See full summary »

Director: Tom Terriss | Stars: Catherine Calvert, Crane Wilbur, Felix Krembs, Ben Lyon

43. Great Day in the Morning (1956)

Approved | 92 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

A Confederate drifter wins a hotel-saloon at poker in Denver but two rival female admirers, local Union sympathizers, Southern gold miners and an orphaned boy complicate his life.

Director: Jacques Tourneur | Stars: Virginia Mayo, Robert Stack, Ruth Roman, Alex Nicol

Votes: 637

45. For Her Sake (1909)

Short, Drama, War

A corporal is shot while saving a wounded rival from Zulus.

Director: David Aylott | Stars: David Aylott, Anita March

46. The Desperados (1969)

M | 91 min | Western

During the Civil War, ex-parson Josiah Galt and his sons are Confederate raiders but they become common robbers after the war, save for son David who goes straight.

Director: Henry Levin | Stars: Vince Edwards, Sylvia Syms, Benjamin Edney, Jack Palance

Votes: 379

47. The Desperadoes (1943)

Approved | 87 min | Action, Comedy, Romance

A wanted outlaw arrives in town to rob a bank that has already been held up! His past and his friendship with the sheriff land them both in trouble.

Director: Charles Vidor | Stars: Randolph Scott, Claire Trevor, Glenn Ford, Evelyn Keyes

Votes: 1,015

48. Deliverance Creek (2014 TV Movie)

87 min | Drama, Romance, Western