MRQE Ranks: Cinema's Best Civil War Movies

Cinema's Best Civil War Movies

With the 150th Anniversary of the start of the American Civil War this week, and The Conspirator opening in theaters, we run down the best films to come out from the West about the North vs. the South.
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Gone with the Wind (1939) - MRQE Metric: 92 Rate it! 92
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966) - MRQE Metric: 92 Rate it! 92
Glory (1989) - MRQE Metric: 83 Rate it! 83
Dances with Wolves (1990) - MRQE Metric: 80 Rate it! 80
The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976) - MRQE Metric: 79 Rate it! 79
Gettysburg (1993) - MRQE Metric: 77 Rate it! 77
Gangs of New York (2002) - MRQE Metric: 70 Rate it! 70
Cold Mountain (2003) - MRQE Metric: 69 Rate it! 69
The Birth of a Nation (1915) - MRQE Metric: 66 Rate it! 66
Ride with the Devil (1999/I) - MRQE Metric: 61 Rate it! 61
Gods and Generals (2003) - MRQE Metric: 43 Rate it! 43
The Red Badge of Courage (1951) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
How the West Was Won (1962) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Shenandoah (1965) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
The Great Locomotive Chase (1956) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Love Me Tender (1956) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
The Beguiled (1971) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Escape from Fort Bravo (1953) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Friendly Persuasion (1956) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Major Dundee (1965) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!