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Journey to Shiloh (1968)

 -  Drama | War | Western  -  15 April 1968 (Denmark)
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At the beginning of the Civil War, seven friends embark on a cross-country journey in order to join the Confederate army.

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Buck Burnett
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Miller Nalls
Brenda Scott ...
Gabrielle DuPrey
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Todo McLean
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J.C. Sutton
Michael Burns ...
Eubie Bell
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Little Bit Lucket (as Michael Vincent)
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Willie Bill Bearden
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Sgt. Mercer Barnes (as Noah Beery)
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Airybelle Sumner
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Tellis Yeager
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Carter Claiborne
Clarke Gordon ...
Col. Mirabeau Cooney
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At the beginning of the Civil War, seven friends embark on a cross-country journey in order to join the Confederate army.

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The Unstoppable Seven! They came to fight in tattered buckskins... and left in blazing glory!

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15 April 1968 (Denmark)  »

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Brenda Scott's hairdo was a "That Girl" Marlo Thomas replica circa 1968. No woman on earth wore that hair style in 1862. See more »

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[Buck's men have been thrown out of an elegant party because of their ragged buckskin clothing]
Airybelle Sumner: As an Alabama patriot, I implore you to come back inside.
Buck Burnett: Oh, I don't think we'll do that ma'am. A man can get bit once by a rattler by accident; if he gets bit twice, well, that's just bein' stupid.
Airybelle Sumner: Then please accept my apology and my gratitude for the brave and noble thing you're doin'. I mean that from the bottom of my heart.
Buck Burnett: Ma'am, we don't know much about this here war, but as long as there are ...
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Western fun with appeal, characters, and somewhat of a message
7 March 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie was well disguised as just another fun, well made action packed Western, but it gave a lot more to the viewer while the viewer wasn't watching. Seven Texas boys, led by James Caan, mean to join the Confederacy. The basic reason is because they are young, and they are relatively naive to war, and they think of it as what you might call a "rumble". In this, they are even more naive than Sheen in "Platoon". And why not. They didn't have radio or TV. They probably never read a paper. They know how work with horses, and their idea of war is probably what a lot of boys thought of war. Along the way they have a lot of misadventures, and one even dies before they get to enlist. They are awakened to other horrors when they meet an escaped slave, and a "kindly" old gentleman persuades them to turn the runaway in. I don't think there's a spoiler here. It's evident what will happen. Without being very graphic about the war scenes, they do make it clear of the horrors of war. Many are killed. I won't say how many. All suffer greatly. Other realities not often listed even in modern movies are amputations and disease. Not everyone dies cleanly. You don't even realize you are being given this message during the action. It is cleverly written and directed. On a lighter note, I heard the theme song in the movie before I ever heard "Yellow Rose of Texas," and I thought the actual words were the movie words. Imagine my surprise when someone told me it was taken from a song called "Yellow Rose of Texas", which I still have never heard.


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