Cast:Tom Berenger/Martin Sheen/Stephen Lang/Jeff Daniels and others.
The four and 1/4 hour depiction of the historical and personal events surrounding and including the decisive
American civil war battle features thousands of civil war re-enactors marching over the exact ground that the
federal army and the army of North Virginia fought on. The defense of the Little Round Top and Pickett's
Charge are highlighted in the actual three day battle which is surrounded by the speeches of the commanding
officers and the personal reflections of the fighting men. Based upon the novel 'The Killer Angels'.The three
day battle that was a turning point in the Civil War is shown from the perspectives of both sides, highlighting
the fight for Little Round Top, and Pickett's Charge. Other focuses include Longstreet(not"Longsreet") and Lee's
relationship as they have differing strategic opinions, Armistead fighting on the opposite side of his old friend
Hancock, and the Chamberlain brothers....