• Publication date: April 28, 2013

Class of '61

That would be the class of 1861- the school being West Point Academy, which has graduated a number of the finest and most famous military men the US has known. Though they were colleagues in the same class George Armstrong Custer has to come to terms with the varying perspectives of his mates on the issues of the union and slavery…

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 1993

MBC Max:

May 4, 2013 04:30 (KSA) ~ May 4, 2013 03:30 (CLT)

That would be the class of 1861- the school being West Point Academy, which has graduated a number of the finest and most famous military men the US has known.

Though they were colleagues in the same class George Armstrong Custer (Josh Lucas) has to come to terms with the varying perspectives of his mates on the issues of the Union, the Confederate, and slavery…

And with the breakout of the Civil War, three friends represent three different views and allegiance, as the story also follows the fate of one slave- Lucius (Andre Braugher)…

Starring:

  • Dan Futterman as Shelby Peyton
  • Clive Owen  as Devin O’Neil
  • Josh Lucas as George Armstrong Custer
  • Sophie Ward as Shannen O’Neil
  • John P. Navin Jr. as Burnett
  • Laura Linney as Lily Magraw
  • Andre Braugher as Lucius

Directed by:  Gregory Hoblit

Rating:  Not Rated.