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Field of Lost Shoes

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Based on a true story of the American Civil War, culminating at the Battle of New Market, May 1864. A group of teenage cadets sheltered from war at the Virginia Military Institute must confront the horrors of an adult world when they are called upon to defend the Shenandoah Valley. Leaving behind their youth, these cadets must decide what they are fighting for.

  • DirectorSean McNamara
  • Runtime: 1 hr 35 min
  • StudioAnderson Digital
  • QualityHD

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The Fate of the Critic in the Clickbait Age - The New Yorker


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In 1992, when I moved to New York and began to write about classical music, every major city newspaper had at least one writer covering the field, sometimes several writers. I would ... You could argue that classical critics are an endangered species ...

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'Field of Lost Shoes' revisits moving Civil War battle - Detroit Free Press


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Field of Lost Shoes” is about one of the more storied minor battles of the Civil War, when cadets from the Virginia Military Institute were hurled into action to stop a Union invasion of Virginia's Shenandoah Valley. It's a sentimental, sometimes ...

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'Field of Lost Shoes': Film Review - Hollywood Reporter


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'Field of Lost Shoes': Film Review
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Displaying what can charitably be described as revisionist history and failing to match the impact of such similarly styled historical dramas as Gettysburg and Gods and Generals, Field of Lost Shoes feels strictly like small-screen fodder. Other than ...
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'Field of Lost Shoes' is a sentimental look at Civil War battle - Orlando Sentinel


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And when the smoke had cleared, there were shoes — sucked off their feet in the mud, torn from bodies yanked by cannonballs, Minie balls and bayonets. "Field of Lost Shoes" is about one of the more storied minor battles of the Civil War, when cadets ...

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