During the American Civil War, a Confederate prisoner, Clyde McKay, attempts to steal a box of gold from a Union prison camp. He is aided by a group of prisoners and a prison guard but he is double-crossed along the way.
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I get that they are ruthless mercenaries with no alliances and only have money in mind, but I still found it distracting and maybe even morally reprehensible that they worked for the rebels and killed countless northern soldiers. Regardless, the action sequences are nearly virtuosic and the stunts are out of this world. Italians seemed to have a real understanding for movement and space--a truly lost art.