This is the story of two wars - one in the heart of General Richard Stoddard Ewell and the other on the battlefields of Bull Run and Manassas. The film traces the influence of General "Stonewall" Jackson's vigorous faith upon the unbelieving Ewell. Written by
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For the filming of the Second Battle of Manassas, a battery of cannon (six-pounders) were required to be fired in a single artillery barrage. Unusual Films was able to purchase several Civil War artillery pieces. To complete the close-up scenes, wooden replicas were fabricated by the construction crew. The wooden copies could be loaded and fired with surprising realism. See more