Tag Archives: Joshua Chamberlain

Are There No Great Movies about the American Revolution?


I have been watching the AMC series, “Turn: Washington’s Spies,” of late. This series is based on a fine book, Alexander Rose’s Washington’s Spies: The Story of America’s First Spy Ring (2006), which is both informative and exciting to read. This … Continue reading

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The Movie, “Gods and Generals,” Only Seems like it Was as Long as the War Itself


I re-watched Gods and Generals over the weekend.  I had seen it when it first came out in 2003 and didn’t like it, but I had been wanting to watch it again to see if my first impressions remained the … Continue reading

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