The Best Movies About the Civil War

Here is a list of the best Civil War movies ever made, ranked by film fans' votes. This Civil War movie list is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest movies about the Civil War are at the top of the list. If there are any great films you think we missed, please feel free to add them yourself. 

The films on this list are the most famous Civil War movies of all time, so use it to find some movies that you haven't seen already if you're a fan of the topic.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Civil War movies?" and contains items like Glory and Gods and Generals.

Various bits of information are included with these popular Civil War movies, such as who directed them, when they were released and who starred in the films. So whether you're watching these movies on DVD, Blu-ray or streaming, these are some good movies about one of the earliest American wars to enjoy.