|2014||96 Min||Action . War . History . Drama|
A group of teenage cadets sheltered from war at the Virginia Military Institute must confront the horrors of an adult world when they are called upon to defend the Shenandoah Valley.
|Actors:||Jason Isaacs , Lauren Holly , Nolan Gould , Keith David , David Arquette , Luke Benward , Tom Skerritt , Max Lloyd-Jones , Zach Roerig , Mary Mouser|
The war scenes and their aftermath are involving and emotionally sound as well as skillfully shot and edited. And if several moments smack of revisionist history, perhaps best to ascribe them to dramatic license.Los Angeles Times Full Review
It’s a sentimental, sometimes moving affair... It is also at times a reminder of how hard it is to manage a decent Civil War movie on a limited budget, and how hard it is, even today, to tell a Civil War tale untainted by revisionism.McClatchy-Tribune News Service Full Review
Best viewed as a glossy advertisement for the venerable military academy that is its focus, Field of Lost Shoes doesn’t exactly score points for objectivity.The Hollywood Reporter Full Review
The film is adequately directed, well-photographed, and competently acted. But it’s rotten at its core.The Dissolve Full Review
The film stands as a pinnacle of revisionist bullshit.Village Voice Full Review