Directed by Victor Fleming, George Cukor, Sam Wood. With Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Thomas Mitchell, Barbara O'Neil. A manipulative Southern belle carries on a turbulent affair with a blockade runner during the American Civil War.
Directed by Orson Welles. With Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Dorothy Comingore, Agnes Moorehead. Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance.
The Keeping Room. Set during the Civil War, which I think was the cruelest chapter of our history (including 9/11). This movie (along with Cold Mountain, my top 10) reveals how difficult it was for women to hold it together during the war. They're some tough mother f-er's!