R | | Action, Biography, Drama
A disillusioned Confederate army deserter returns to Mississippi and leads a militia of fellow deserters and women in an uprising against the corrupt local Confederate government.
At the 2015 Golden Globes, Matthew McConaughey was asked about his beard he was growing. The beard he was growing was for preparation for this film. When asked about his beard, he would say "It is for an upcoming project".
They gonna shoot me?
Newton Knight: Last time I checked, the gun don't care who's pulling the trigger.
When the plantation owner comes back home after the war and walks through the front door you can see a thermostat on the wall to his left.
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