Two Flags West
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Two Flags West
Two Flags West is set in the waning days of the Civil War. Colonel Clay Tucker (Joseph Cotten) is one of several Confederate prisoners who agree to fight alongside Union soldiers against the Indians in New Mexico. Tucker's Union commander Kenniston (Jeff Chandler) despises all "Johnny Rebs," holding them responsible for the death of his brother. Kenniston has other problems too; he is deeply in love with his sister-in-law Elena (Linda Darnell), but refuses to express his devotion out of loyalty to his dead sibling. He also hates Indians with a passion, and has endangered the… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"... an adult and thoughtful production that explores the conflicts of men who are both enemies and allies in the waning days of the Civil War."
‑ Sean Axmaker, Turner Classic Movies Online
"The Western has a thoughtful historical premise and makes the most of it by the solid direction of Wise."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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