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  1. Belle Montgomery

    Why ‘Gone With the Wind’ is a box office champ

    Oct 13, 2019 It’s no accident that “Gone With the Wind” has been deemed by critics, awards organizations and viewers as one of the greatest movies of all time. “Gone With the Wind,” which debuted 80 years ago in Atlanta, may be the greatest film you...
  2. Z

    New Civil War Short Film on YouTube

    Hello everyone! As some of you know, I made a Civil War short film. I am extremely passionate about the era, and spent many years researching and writing the script to try to make it as realistic and entertaining as possible. This really was a passion project for me. Here is a link to the...
  3. Belle Montgomery

    2019 movie "Sword of Trust" Trailer - Plot: 2 ladies insist their sword is proof the South won the war!

    Marc Maron is in pursuit of the truth in his latest film. In a PEOPLE exclusive first look at the first trailer for IFC Films’ Sword of Trust, Maron, 55, plays Mel, a pawnshop owner who is approached by two women, Mary (Michaela Watkins) and Cynthia (Jillian Bell), who attempt to sell him a...
  4. Belle Montgomery

    First Look at Cynthia Erivo as Harriet Tubman in Focus Features Biopic ‘Harriet’ ...and the backlash

    Focus Features has released the first official images from the upcoming Harriet Tubman movie Harriet, which reveals Tony Award-winning actress Cynthia Erivo as the historical figure. The film hails from Black Nativity filmmaker Kasi Lemmons, who also directed episodes of Luke Cage and Shots...
  5. Belle Montgomery

    2019 Civil War Movie by CM singer Rory Feek will have Encore Facebook Screening of “Finding Josephine” tonight!

    Based on letters from a woman posing as a Confederate soldier in search of her husband: Will be in available everywhere 2/5- The movie stars Alice Coulthard (TNT’s The Last Ship), Boris McGiver (NetFlix’s House of Cards, The Wire), Jessejames Locorriere (NetFlix’s Ozark, Marvel’s Ant-Man)...
  6. Belle Montgomery

    New Civil War Movie

    FYI: "New projects include a movie based on "My Last Skirt," a historical novel about Jennie Hodgers, a woman who masqueraded as a man to serve as a Union soldier during the Civil War."
  7. W

    Reenactors needed for weekend Film shoot.

    Good afternoon. If this is not the place to post this, I apologize, please remove. However it is ok, please give consideration. I am a Production Assistant for a film that is being shot just outside of Knoxville, TN and we are looking for reenactors to participate in a weekend of filming...
  8. Belle Montgomery

    Harriet Tubman Is Finally Getting Her Own Movie

    Harriet Tubman was a world-changing abolitionist, who was born into slavery, daringly escaped, then repeatedly risked her own life and liberty to rescue 300 slaves from their brutal bondage. During the Civil War, she was a scout and a spy. She fought for women’s suffrage. Yet despite the many...
  9. Belle Montgomery

    If Civil War Reenactors and a Bad Movie Had a Baby...

    I stumbled on what should be a Golden Turkey Award movie last night made in 2017. I guess you could say the only thing good about it would be critiquing" the reenactors? It's free on Amazon Prime if you want to suffer. February, 1865, South Carolina: Sherman's army destroys everything in its...
  10. professorjoke

    Short film: A Southern Eulogy

    A confederate irregular is taken captive by a nun in this 13-minute short film. Southern manners and an oath to help all souls are put to the test against the two characters' mournful vengeance. I wrote & directed this in 2016, drawing inspiration from Faulkner's Absalom, Absalom!, as well as...
  11. Belle Montgomery

    HBO has finally greenlit that Deadwood movie

    It’s happening, folks! The Deadwood movie is expected to start production this fall. HBO’s President of programming, Casey Bloys announced the news at the Television Critics Association’s press tour in Beverly Hills on Wednesday. Many fans are sure to be pleased, as many believe that the...
  12. Belle Montgomery

    Casting Call: Male Soldiers Needed For Civil War Battle Scene In Savannah-filmed Movie, ‘Emperor’

    Get your Civil War-era battle gear’re needed for the movies. “Emperor,” a Civil War-era drama starring “Hunger Games” actor Dayo Okeniyi, is looking for Caucasian male extras to take part in a multiple day shoot of a battle scene. The casting call asks for men in the 20s and 30s...
  13. Belle Montgomery

    James Cromwell, Bruce Dern & More Join Civil War-Abolitionist Drama ‘Emperor’

    EXCLUSIVE: Oscar nominees James Cromwell and Bruce Dern have signed on for Emperor, joining previously announced star Dayo Okeniyi in the Civil War-abolitionist film directed by former Lionsgate exec Mark Amin. Paul Scheer, Harry Lennix, Naturi Naughton, Mykelti Williamson, Ben Robson, Keean...
  14. Belle Montgomery

    New Civil War Movie "Into the Wilderness" Being Made for 2019

    A new movie focusing on the American Civil War will film in Knoxville and is looking for locals to take part in the project. he film, called "Into the Wilderness," is being developed by New Film Group, LLC, and director Richard De Witt. It will portray the Civil War's Battle of the Wilderness...
  15. Cdoug96

    Gettysburg Question.

    In the Gettysburg movie, Col. Chamberlain and his brother Lt. Thomas Chamberlain of the 20th Maine are caught up in Pickett's Charge. I had read somewhere that in reality they were there too, to request more ammo, but I can't find it anywhere. Were the two of them actually at Pickett's Charge?
  16. Z

    What color is Civil War cartridge paper?

    I am making a movie set during the Civil War. I will have to make my own cartridges. Does anyone have any recommendations on where to get paper for the cartridges? What color they are supposed to be (white or brown)? These are for Union soldiers in the AOP in 1864.
  17. Z

    I’m Making a Civil War Movie!

    Hello everyone! For those of you who don’t know me, I am a student filmmaker down in Texas. I’ve been passionate about the Civil War my entire life, and have only just recently joined Civil War Talk after much reading and wishing I could comment. I joined a few months ago and have posted a...
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