Re: [TalkAntietam] Some riled by Antietam cut
- On Friday, February 7, 2003, at 08:37 PM, rotbaron@... wrote:
> From today's Hagerstown Herald-Mail...Makes about as much sense to me as it would to cut the First Inaugural
> "Gods and Generals" director Ron Maxwell said Wednesday that Battle of
> Antietam scenes and others had to be cut to reduce the length of the
> movie, which now runs 3 hours and 35 minutes.
Address out of a movie biography of Lincoln.
> The Antietam battle scenes will appear in the six-hour DVD version ofDid Maxwell say when the DVD might be available?
> the film…
> Dennis Frye, a local Civil War expert and an associate producer of theFine. I'll wait for the DVD.
> film said …"I'm extremely disappointed because Antietam is such a
> significant battle, but it is not an essential battle in 'Gods and
> Generals,' the movie."