Chestnut Lodge Wargames Group

Movies: Age of Imperialism 1800AD –1914AD

    Crimean War 1853-56 Charge of the Light Brigade (1968) (Peter Merritt) A major countermands orders and attacks to avenge a previous massacre of men, women, and children.   American Civil War 1861-1865 Glory (1989) (Deborah Southwell) Col. Robert Gould Shaw leads the U.S. Civil War’s first all-black volunteer company, fighting prejudices […]

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At the Movies: Get the popcorn ready!

After an exchange of good war movies to view at a recent Virtual CLWG meeting, I offered to curate a list for Milmud. I had in mind pulling together war movies that would be plausible enough for members who may not have a strong background in a particular era to gain some context for creating […]

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