Summer 1863. The Confederacy pushes north into Pennsylvania. Union divisions converge to face them. Two great armies will clash at Gettysburg, site of a theology school. For three days, through such legendary actions as Little Round Top and Pickett's Charge, the fate of "one nation, indivisible" hangs in the balance. The bloodiest battle fought on American soil comes to the screen in a powerful production "about the strategies, calculations, mistakes and heroism that turned the tide of the Civil War...a film Civil War buffs will find indispensible" (Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun Times). Tom Berenger, Jeff Daniels, Martin Sheen, Richard Jordan and more play key roles in this magnificent epic based on Michael Shaara's Pulitzer Prize-winning The Killer Angels, filmed at actual battle locations and rigorously authenticated down to the boots.

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Gettysburg: Extended Edition (1993)

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War/Drama · 4h 31m · 10/8/1993

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Same Land. Same God. Different Dreams.

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Summer 1863. The Confederacy pushes north into Pennsylvania. Union divisions converge to face them. Two great armies will clash at Gettysburg, site of a theology school. For three days, through such legendary actions as Little Round Top and Pickett's Charge, the fate of "one nation, indivisible" hangs in the balance. The bloodiest battle fought on American soil comes to the screen in a powerful production "about the strategies, calculations, mistakes and heroism that turned the tide of the Civil War...a film Civil War buffs will find indispensible" (Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun Times). Tom Berenger, Jeff Daniels, Martin Sheen, Richard Jordan and more play key roles in this magnificent epic based on Michael Shaara's Pulitzer Prize-winning The Killer Angels, filmed at actual battle locations and rigorously authenticated down to the boots.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Companies

New Line Cinema, TriStar Television

Budget

$25,000,000

Revenue

$10,769,960
Part Of
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American Civil War

Cast
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Ken DeSoto Ramoz

Confederate Soldier (uncredited)
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Tom Berenger

Lt. Gen. James Longstreet
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Martin Sheen

Gen. Robert E. Lee
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Stephen Lang

Maj. Gen. George E. Pickett
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Richard Jordan

Brig. Gen. Lewis A. Armistead
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Andrew Prine

Brig. Gen. Richard B. Garnett
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Cooper Huckabee

Henry T. Harrison
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Patrick Gorman

Maj. Gen. John Bell Hood
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Bo Brinkman

Maj. Walter H. Taylor
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James Lancaster

Lt. Col. Arthur Fremantle
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William Morgan Sheppard

Maj. Gen. Isaac R. Trimble / Narrator (as Morgan Sheppard)
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Kieran Mulroney

Maj. G. Moxley Sorrel
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James Patrick Stuart

Col. E. Porter Alexander (as Patrick Stuart)
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Tim Ruddy

Maj. Charles Marshall
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Royce D. Applegate

Brig. Gen. James L. Kemper
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Ivan Kane

Cap. Thomas J. Goree
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Warren Burton

Maj. Gen. Henry Heth
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MacIntyre Dixon

Maj. Gen. Jubal A. Early
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Joseph Fuqua

Maj. Gen. J.E.B. Stuart
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Timothy Scott

Lt. Gen. Richard S. Ewell (as Tim Scott)
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George Lazenby

Brig. Gen. J. Johnston Pettigrew
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Alex Harvey

Maj. Hawkins
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Charles Lester Kinsolving

Brig. Gen. Willilam Barksdale
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Ted Kozlosky

Confederate Lieutenant
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Henry Atterbury

Lee's Aide
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Graham Winton

Maj. Gen. Robert E. Rodes
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Curtis Bradford

Another Officer (as Curtiss Bradford)
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Daniel Chamblin

Confederate Officer
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Patrick Falci

Lt. Gen. Ambose Powell Hill
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Greg Ginther

Rodes' Courier
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George Heffner

Another Officer
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Tom Landon

Texas Soldier #2
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Trent Walker

Rebel Prisoner (as Michael Tennessee Lee)
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Rick Leisenring

Confederate Voice
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Steve Leone

An Officer
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Tom Mays

Early's Courier
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Frank McGurgan

Old Sergeant
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Peter Miller

Pender's Courier
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Arnold Nisley

Sergeant
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Ted Rebich

Dr. Cullen
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Curtis Utz

Texas Soldier #1
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C. George Werner

Another Officer
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Joe Ayer

Banjo and Guitar Player
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Eric Ayer

Banjo and Guitar Player
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Jeff Daniels

Col. Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain
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Sam Elliott

Brig. Gen. John Buford
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C. Thomas Howell

Lt. Thomas D. Chamberlain
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Kevin Conway

Sgt. 'Buster' Kilrain
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Brian Mallon

Maj. Gen. Winfield Scott Hancock
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Buck Taylor

Col. William Gamble
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John Diehl

Pvt. Bucklin
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Joshua D. Maurer

Col. James C. Rice (as Josh Mauer)
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John Rothman

Maj. Gen. John F. Reynolds
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Richard Anderson

Maj. Gen. George G. Meade
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Ted Turner

Col. Waller T. Patton (uncredited)
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Brian Pohanka

Brig. Gen. Alexander Stewart Webb (uncredited)
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Alejandro de Quesada

Union Soldier (uncredited)
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Mark Moses

Sgt. Owen
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Russel Starlin

Officer #2
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Leonard Termo

Cpl. George F. Estabrook
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Frank Moseley

Soldier #1 20th Maine
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Brian Resh

Soldier #2 20th Maine
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Lawrence Sangi

Soldier #3 20th Maine
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Michael Phillips

Soldier #4 20th Maine
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Adam Brandy

Soldier #5 20th Maine
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Sandy Mitchell

Fiddle and Guitar Player
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John Durant

Fiddle and Guitar Player
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Olivia Maxwell

Taneytown Girl
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Darryl Wharton

Escaped Slave
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Rami Rivera Frankl

Rebel Soldier (uncredited)
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Kevin R. Hershberger

Confederate Soldier (uncredited)
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Robert Lee Hodge

Confederate Soldier (uncredited)
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Alec Holmes

Confederate Soldier (uncredited)
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Jay Lance

Confederate Soldier (uncredited)
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Bruce Lindsay

Confederate / Union Soldier (uncredited)
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Billy Campbell

Lt. Pitzer (as William Campbell)
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David Carpenter

Col. Thomas C. Devin
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Maxwell Caulfield

Col. Strong Vincent
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Donal Logue

Capt. Ellis Spear
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Dwier Brown

Capt. Brewer
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Herb Mitchell

Sgt. Andrew J. Tozier
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Emile O. Schmidt

Brig. Gen. John Gibbon
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Daniel Baumann

Private #2
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Ken Burns

Hancock's Aide
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Michael Callahan

Bearded Man
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Scott Allan Campbell

Capt. Atherton W. Clark
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David C. Cole

Buford's Aide (as David Cole)
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Mark Z. Danielewski

Private
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Brian James Egen

Cocky Lieutenant (as Brian Egen)
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Thomas Fife

2nd Maine Man (as Tom Fife)
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David Fiske

Courier
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John Fitzpatrick

Old 2nd Maine Man
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Vee Gentile

Private
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Gary Gilmore

Union Rider (Voice #1)
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John Hadfield

Vincent's Courier
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John Heffron

Sgt. Charles H. Veil
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Conn Horgan

Officer #1 (as Con Horgan)
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Richard Kiester

Devin's Aide
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Matt Letscher

Young 2nd Maine Man (as Matthew Letscher)
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Robert Lucas

Guard, 118th Pennsylvania
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Reid MacLean

Pvt. Jim Merrill
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Jonathan Maxwell

Pvt. Bill Merrill
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Barry McEvoy

2nd Maine Soldier
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Scott Mehaffey

Lieutenant, Buford's Staff
Crew
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Ronald F. Maxwell

Director
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Michael Shaara

Writer
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Ronald F. Maxwell

Writer
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