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The Civil War: 25th Anniversary Commemorative Edition

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Genres: War, Documentary
Director: Ken Burns
Plot Synopsis:

So prophesied Abraham Lincoln, in a speech given on June 16th, 1858 two years before his election to the Presidency would trigger the collapse of national unity. The cause a fundamental paradox in the country's architectural plan. Built as an experiment in freedom, America remained committed to the institution of slavery, and its foundations were cracking under the strain. This series creates a vivid portrait of America's greatest internal crisis, from the first antislavery protests to Lee's surrender at Appomattox. Along the way, this series examines the moral, political, and strategic forces that set brother against brother for more than four years, in what is generally understood to be the first modern war.

  • Release Details
    Release Date: October 13th, 2015
    MPAA Rating: Unrated
    Movie Release Year: 1990
    Release Country: United States
    Movie Studio: PBS
  • Technical Specs
    Length:700 Minutes
    Specs:6-Disc Set
    Special Features:“The Making of The Civil War 25 years later”, uncut and re-mastered Shelby Foote interviews, and more.