How to Watch The Civil War Online in The UK

Seasons: 1

Released: 1990

Rated: TV-14

9.0/10

Updated: 26th Jul, 2021
Genres: Documentary, History, War
Director: N/A

The cast of The Civil War

Sam Waterston, Julie Harris, Jason Robards, Morgan Freeman

What is The Civil War about?

This highly acclaimed mini series traces the course of the U.S. Civil War from the abolitionist movement through all the major battles to the death of President Lincoln and the beginnings of Reconstruction. The story is mostly told in the words of the participants themselves, through their diaries, letters, and Visuals are usually still photographs and illustrations of the time, and the soundtrack is likewise made up of war-era tunes played on period instruments. Several modern-day historians offer periodic comment and insight on the war's causes and events.

Where to watch The Civil War