The War
The War (1994)

The battles between two feuding bands of children in this family drama set in a poor, rural area of Mississippi during the summer of 1970, draw close parallels to the Vietnam war. The film focuses upon the children of a poor family whose… More

Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: April 13, 1999
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James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

Pretentious drivel

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Presents the efforts of a father to teach his children the ideals he believes give life meaning and purpose.

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Flixster Audience Score: 74% Flixster User Reviews
Wahida K
Was is it worth fighting for?
Todd Smith
One of the best movies I have ever seen! Everyone should see this movie.
Cassie Hill
A movie that is warm, touching, and funny at the same time. Another great Kevin Costner film. :)
Leo L
A favorite. Great!
Tim Salmons
This was great movie.
Haley Anderson
Wood is amazing!