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Copperhead (2013)

PG-13 | | Drama | 28 June 2013 (USA)
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An Upstate New York family is torn apart during the American Civil War.

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(as Ronald F. Maxwell)

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(novel), (screenplay)
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An Upstate New York family is torn apart during the American Civil War.

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Rated PG-13 for an unsettling sequence

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$12,000,000 (estimated)

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$55,593 (USA) (28 June 2013)

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$171,740 (USA) (9 August 2013)
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Abner Beech: The way to a woman's heart, boy, ain't by rejecting your own kin and parroting the asinine opinions of her father.
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Great movie showing some of the ugly realities in Civil War era America.
2 July 2013 | by (New Jersey, USA) – See all my reviews

First thing first, I am a die hard patriot. I love movies that deal with historical American issues like The Revolution, or The Civil War. As such, it seems as though this movie was made to cater to my kind of audience. Awesome. The movie started a little slow if you aren't one for dialog, (I ,however, love dialog.) but don't worry it picks up. The acting was very good, the cinematography was nicely done, and in the end we have a very nicely put together piece about one of the hardest times in the history of our great nation. If you are a fan of the movie Gettysburg (both movies are made by Ronald F. Maxwell) you will probably enjoy this movie. In turn, if you haven't seen Gettysburg but enjoyed this, go and see it ASAP!

All right lets get down to it: Cinematography-8 Acting-9 Plot-9 Score-7

Rating for Copperhead: 9


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