Gettysburg Poster

Release Date: 1993

DVD Release Date: February 3rd, 2004

PG|4 hr 14 min

Plot Summary
This war drama depicts one of the biggest events of the American Civil War, the Battle of Gettysburg. The massive three-day conflict begins as Confederate General Robert E. Lee (Martin Sheen) presses his troops north into Pennsylvania, leading to confrontations with Union forces, including the regiment of Colonel Joshua Chamberlain (Jeff Daniels). As the battle rages on and casualties mount, the film follows both the front lines and the strategic maneuvering behind the scenes.

Cast: Tom Berenger, Martin Sheen, Stephen Lang, Jeff Daniels, Sam Elliott, Richard Jordan, C. Thomas Howell, Kevin Conway

Director: Ronald Maxwell

Genres: Historical drama

Production Co: New Line Cinema, TriStar Television, Esparza/Katz Productions