The Conspirator
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'The Conspirator' Is Emotionally Vivid | 22 Aug 2011 // 5:00 PM

Mary Surratt’s trial in the aftermath of Abraham Lincoln’s assassination is a complex story about motherhood, family, loyalty and fairness.

'The Conspirator': They've Left Nothing to Chance | 15 Apr 2011 // 1:38 AM

In the film's story, which is Aiken's story, Mary and Anna embody both the problem and the possible solution.

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Robert Redford: Activist Auteur | 17 Aug 2011 // 10:00 PM

When he started, all he wanted was respect. Now, Robert Redford's career behind the camera is constantly viewed with reverence. But his work has slipped from intriguing icon to shill.

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'The Conspirator' story is part of a larger debate | 16 Aug 2011 // 6:30 AM

Robert Redford's "The Conspirator" may be about the military trial of a woman convicted in 1865 of conspiring to murder President Abraham Lincoln, but it has

Civil War film 'Conspirator' aims at truth | 13 Apr 2011 // 6:30 AM

NEW YORK — On April 12, 1861, Confederate forces fired on Union troops stationed in Fort Sumter, S.C. The barrage marked the opening shots of the Civil

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