Marbles and Bullets 


Civil War - At the Battle of the Wilderness a war-hardened Confederate soldier makes a fateful decision in the heat of battle that sends him on a journey home through a parallel wilderness with a ten-year-old slave boy.


Richard De Witt


Richard De Witt

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Credited cast:
Shuler Hensley ... Samuel Barnett
Christopher-Lawson Palmer Christopher-Lawson Palmer ... Jeremiah
Kelly Shipe ... Adena Barnett
Cylk Cozart Cylk Cozart ... Mr. Magian
David Dwyer ... General Rum
Michael A. Candela ... Waller
Alex Watson ... Emmit
Enya Flack ... Miss Minty
Lena Aliison Lena Aliison ... Chloe
Peter Candela ... Cherokee Kid
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Nikki Estridge ... Walks on Wind
Emma Thorne ... Clara
Marcy Conway ... Marcy
Curt Willis ... Johnny Reb
James Arthur Williams ... Uncle Tom


May 5, 1864, the Civil War, Battle of the Wilderness, Northern Virginia. War-hardened Confederate soldier, Samuel Barnett and a group of soldiers lay low and waiting for the inevitable - Bullets and Bayonets with the Army of the Potomac. Just as all hell is about to break loose, Samuel spots, Jeremiah a ten-year-old slave boy wandering through the woods right into the killing zone. As the battle erupts, Samuel makes the fateful decision to charge through the hell-fire and saves Jeremiah from the wrath of war. Coming face-to-face with death, Samuel soon starts to question his war torn life, Confederate philosophies and the meaning behind his instincts to save a black child's life. Dazed and confused, Samuel reluctantly takes on a journey home with Jeremiah through a parallel wilderness. As the two struggle with friendship, Jeremiah's guiding ways seems to connect him with the eccentric characters who come out of the woods, who challenge Samuel's inner hatred and war-scared soul and ... Written by Richard De Witt

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Where fate and coincidence collide



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Into the Wilderness See more »

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