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The Civil War (1990–1990)

TV-14
TV Mini-series | 680 min | Documentary, History, War

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Updated Sep 23, 1990

Release date (First episode)
Sep 23, 1990 (United States)

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47 cast members
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Sam Waterston
President Abraham Lincoln President Abraham Lincoln   See fewer
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Julie Harris
Mary Chestnut Mary Chestnut   See fewer
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Jason Robards
Ulysses S. Grant Ulysses S. Grant   See fewer
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Morgan Freeman
Frederick Douglass / John Boston Frederick Douglass / John Boston   See fewer
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Paul Roebling
Joshua L. Chamberlain / Various / Washington Roebling / Sullivan Ballou Joshua L. Chamberlain / Various / Washington Roebling / Sullivan Ballou   See fewer
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9
Garrison Keillor
Walt Whitman / Various Walt Whitman / Various   See fewer
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9
George Black
Robert E. Lee Robert E. Lee   See fewer
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9
David McCullough
Himself - Narrator Himself - Narrator   See fewer
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Arthur Miller
William Tecumseh Sherman / John Brown William Tecumseh Sherman / John Brown   See fewer
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Christopher Murney
Pvt. Elijah Hunt Rhodes Pvt. Elijah Hunt Rhodes   See fewer
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Charles McDowell
Pvt. Sam Watkins Pvt. Sam Watkins   See fewer
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Horton Foote
Jefferson Davis Jefferson Davis   See fewer
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9
George Plimpton
George Templeton Strong / New York World George Templeton Strong / New York World   See fewer
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Philip Bosco
Horace Greeley / Various Horace Greeley / Various   See fewer
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9
Terry Courier
George McClellan George McClellan   See fewer
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9
Jody Powell
Stonewall Jackson / Various Stonewall Jackson / Various   See fewer
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Studs Terkel
Benjamin F. Butler Benjamin F. Butler   See fewer
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Jeremy Irons
Various Various   See fewer
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Derek Jacobi
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Gene Jones
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Jerome Dempsey
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9
Laurence Fishburne
Various / Samuel Jess / Sgt. Louis Douglas Various / Samuel Jess / Sgt. Louis Douglas   See fewer
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Betsy Apple
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9
Carol Craven
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9
Marissa Copeland
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Halo Wines
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David Marks
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Pamela Reed
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Ronnie Gilbert
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M. Emmet Walsh
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Hoyt Axton
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John Hartford
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Walt MacPherson
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Colleen Dewhurst
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LaTanya Richardson Jackson
Various / Susan King Taylor Various / Susan King Taylor   See fewer
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Jesse Carr
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Wendy Tilghman
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Joe Mattys
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Shelby Foote
Himself - Writer / Various / Himself / Pvt. John W. Haley Himself - Writer / Various / Himself / Pvt. John W. Haley   See fewer
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Ed Bearss
Himself - Historian Himself - Historian   See fewer
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Barbara Fields
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James Symington
Himself - Former Congressman Himself - Former Congressman   See fewer
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Stephen B. Oates
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William Safire
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Daisy Turner
Herself - Daugher of Alexander Turner Herself - Daugher of Alexander Turner   See fewer
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9 / 10 | 11,564 votes