April 28, 2010
I am afraid that "Googling" the controversial aspects of the massacre would be pointless, seeing that a lot of the information comes from the same kind of people who made this pathetic movie. They all seem to leave out the fact that Brigham Young scolded the men who commited the horrible act. What they also fail to mention, is that the Mormons had been persecuted and driven from place to place
Wow... what a waste of money. As a history buff... i was disappointed in the gray historical reference, fictitious characters, and loose (at best) innuendo. This movie was a hack job... attacking the Mormon and General Religious Community as a whole. This movie was sold to shed light and educate us on what happened on that fateful September tragedy. Instead, it dug up the most controversial,
May 22, 2008
Really one of the best movies I have seen all year. A wonderful script and the direction was flawless. I loved it. Kudos for a brave film that makes a difference.
My great grandmother, Prudence Angeline Dunlap Koen, was a surviving child of Lorenzo and Nancy Dunlap. Two Dunlap families and a Mitchell family were related. Twenty one family members murdered and only five little cousin girls survived. The horror that she faced all her life could not have been shown more clearly. She watched her family murdered and was afraid for her life if she ever