Drums in the Deep South (1951)

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Two old friends find themselves on opposite sides during the Civil War in a desperate battle atop an impregnable mountain.

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  • Kenne Duncan, Myron Healey, and Guy Madison in Drums in the Deep South (1951)
  • Guy Madison and Barbara Payton in Drums in the Deep South (1951)
  • Craig Stevens and Barbara Payton in Drums in the Deep South (1951)
  • James Craig and Barbara Payton in Drums in the Deep South (1951)
  • Guy Madison and Barbara Payton in Drums in the Deep South (1951)

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4 November 2004 | corey-walker
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| Fairly good movie, but DVD full of glitches
I recently purchased a 4 DVD set, which included "Shoot Out", "Apache Rifles", "Sitting Bull" and "Drums in the Deep South." Like most westerns of its type, it has a very basic plot. Nonetheless, except for the beginning and the very end, I found it to be an interesting and captivating movie. It features elements of current love, love that once was but is no more, and of course, a pretty girl. Combine that with the added dramatic irony of two friends fighting each other without realizing it, and lots of fast paced action, it makes for a fairly good western movie. What I found to be very disappointing was that two DVD's (I exchanged it today for another copy of the same movie) both have glitches, such as the picture skipping a little bit (kind of a like a skipping CD or broken record, except it's pictures, not sound) and pausing here and there for no reason. Also, an amateur could have done a better job of restoring the colour (or was it adding colour to B&W). I'm glad to know at least, that I'm not the only one experiencing these problems.

I will not spoil the ending, but if I was a director re-doing the movie, I would revise the ending, or perhaps re-write it. And I found the dinner scene in the beginning to be rather lacking in action. Other than that, it was not too bad of a movie. In fact, fix the graphics and I'd really like it.

Corey Walker

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$300,000 (estimated)

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