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The Private History of a Campaign That Failed (1981)

Mark Twain tale of cowardly Confederate soldiers.

Director:

Peter H. Hunt

Writers:

Philip H. Reisman Jr. (screenplay), Mark Twain (story "The War Prayer")
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Joseph Adams ... Capt. Tom Lyman
Gary McCleery Gary McCleery ... Second Lieutenant
Roy Cockrum Roy Cockrum ... Sgt. Bowers
Harry Crosby ... Cpl. Ed Stevens
William Youmans ... Dunlap
Richard Howard Richard Howard ... J.W. Smith
Dan Woodard ... Toby
Michael Longfield ... Lucas (as L. Michael Craig)
Jim Dachik Jim Dachik ... Cory
David Donovan David Donovan ... Chad
Theodore Geislinger Theodore Geislinger ... Hobe
Tommy Score Tommy Score ... Dud
Joseph Ashcroft Joseph Ashcroft ... Chet
John Ross John Ross ... John
Kelly Pease Kelly Pease ... Cab
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Mark Twain tale of cowardly Confederate soldiers.

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

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Details

Country:

West Germany | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 April 1981 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Mark Twain Classics: The Private History of a Campaign That Failed See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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