Is there a movie about 1776?

1776 is a 1972 American musical drama film directed by Peter H. Hunt. The screenplay by Peter Stone was based on his book for the 1969 Broadway musical of the same name. Set in Philadelphia in the summer of 1776, it is a fictionalized account of the events leading up to the signing of the Declaration of Independence.

What is Revolution movie about?

Revolution is a 1985 British historical drama film directed by Hugh Hudson, written by Robert Dillon, and starring Al Pacino, Donald Sutherland, and Nastassja Kinski. The film stars Pacino as a New York fur trapper who involuntarily gets enrolled in the Revolutionary forces during the American Revolutionary War.

Are there any movies about the Declaration of Independence?

History and art can go together; 1776 is a film based on the popular play written by Peter Stone, and includes many of the original cast members. The story follows John Adams and the founding fathers as they debate the Declaration of Independence.

Where was revolution filmed?

Wilmington, North Carolina
Season 1 of the show was filmed in and around Wilmington, North Carolina….Revolution (TV series)

Production locations Atlanta, Georgia (Pilot) Wilmington, North Carolina (season 1) Austin, Texas (season 2)
Cinematography Michael Bonvillain

What is special about the year 1776?

By issuing the Declaration of Independence, adopted by the Continental Congress on July 4, 1776, the 13 American colonies severed their political connections to Great Britain. The Declaration summarized the colonists’ motivations for seeking independence.

Is the Patriot based on a true story?

The popular film The Patriot is loosely based on the exploits of several real life historical figures including a British officer, Lt. Col. Banstre Tarleton and several American patriots: the “Swamp Fox,” Francis Marion, Daniel Morgan, Elijah Clark, Thomas Sumter and Andrew Pickens.