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Gettysburg (2011)

TV Movie  -   -  Documentary | History | War  -  30 May 2011 (USA)
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An examination of the Battle of Gettysberg on both the personal and strategic level.

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General Carl Schurz
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Colonel James Wallace
Greg Berg ...
James Wallace
Gary Green ...
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Stephen Jennings ...
Maj. Gen. George G Meade
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Amos Humiston
Deborah Lettner ...
Fanny Buehler
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Lieutenant Colonel Rufus Dawes
Pierre Marais ...
Union Soldier
Johnny Ray Meeks ...
Private Joseph C. Lloyd
Tyrel Meyer ...
Amos Humiston
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Private Ridgely Howard
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Lieutenant Colonel Rufus Dawes
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An examination of the Battle of Gettysberg on both the personal and strategic level.

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Wow!!!
6 August 2012 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I've been fascinated by the Civil War for 25 years. I've read just about everything I could get my hands on. Seen all the films, the big studio ones and the ones from smaller outfits.

Well, this one beats 'em all! Fantastic. Makes you feel like you're seeing the real thing. Hey, don't listen to the others on the page who are complaining about details and such. This film is incredibly good.

I've got a cousin from a few generations back that enlisted in 1861, fought in all the big eastern battles including Gettysburg, wounded twice and mustered out in D.C. after the surrender in '65. If he could be here to see this film, I think he would have been as riveted as I was by the realism. Even though I am in Canada now, this reminded how proudly American I am.

Man oh man, great job!


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