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Although the Civil War tore America in half, it wasn't a black and white fight. For the likes of Abner Beech (Billy Campbell), the US Constitution isn't worth dying for. But the national battle comes home when his own neighbors object to his peacemaker point of view. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: A-
Violence: C+
Sexual Content: A-
Language: B
Drugs/Alcohol: B
Run Time: 120
Theater Release: 28 Jun 2013
Video Release: 15 Apr 2014
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Copperhead is rated PG-13: for an unsettling sequence.

Director: Ronald F. Maxwell
Cast: Fran├žois Arnaud, Billy Campbell, Angus Macfadyen, Peter Fonda
Studio: 2014 Warner Home Video
Website: Official site for Copperhead.

Detailed Review

Not one shot is fired in the Civil War movie Copperhead. Not one cannon ball explodes. Not one bloody war injury is shown. But that doesn’t mean a fierce… 
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Why Is Copperhead Rated PG-13?

Violence: Tensions begin to rise among neighbors as they discuss their opposing opinions… 
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One young soldier says that the war you read about in the newspaper isn’t… 
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Video alternatives / Home Video Bonus Features

Along with Copperhead, director Ron Maxwell has also explored this historical period with the… 
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