Shenandoah
Shenandoah (1965)

The year is 1863. Wealthy Virginia landowner Charlie Anderson (James Stewart), a man of peace despite his autocratic behavior, steadfastly refuses to take sides in the Civil War. Bit by bit, Anderson's isolationism--and his way of… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: May 6, 2003
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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A well-acted, folksy, sentimental and respectable Civil War drama.

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Dan Jardine
Apollo Guide

A successful film not just because of the marriage of the right actor in the appropriate genre, but also the timely infusion of challenging questions about a nation at war.

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Emanuel Levy
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Set in a Virginia farm during the Civil War, this popular family film offers all-American star Jimmy Stewart a classic role, a widower with six sons who initially refuses to takes sides or get involved in the conflict--only to learn otherwise.

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More a rugged outdoor family drama than a cowboys 'n' injuns shoot 'em up, it features a typically reliable performance by old warhorse James… More