The Shadow Riders (1982), Seraphim Falls (2006), Thunder Over the Plains (1953), Hellgate (1953), Escort West (1959), The Hellbenders (1967), Deep in the Heart of Texas (1942), The Bushwhackers (1951) ... Let's take a look at the ranked list of the best Civil War Reconstruction movies.
The Civil War is over and the South has fallen, but Col. Jonas (Joseph Cotten) has a plan to revive the Confederacy. He raids a Union Army detail and walks away with valuable treasure that he intends to put to use raising another rebel army. Jonas needs to keep the treasure safe during shipment, so he places it in a coffin and forces saloon girl Claire (Norma Bengell) to play widow. Claire is unwilling to do her part, however, and puts herself in danger by opposing the dangerous Jonas.Movie Details
Jim Malloy (Johnny Mack Brown) returns from the Civil War to Texas to find his father, Colonel Malloy (William Franum), leading a band of land grabbers and carpet-baggers during the Reconstruction Era.Movie Details