Hatfields and McCoys Blu-ray Review

Sometimes it's hard to imagine what it would have been like to live during America's treacherous birthing pains, especially in the wake of the Civil War -- a time when the country was torn apart, and violence, disease and death ran rampant. Hatfields & McCoys does a pretty good job painting a vivid, ugly picture of the death and cruelty that plagued the era.

The film follows two confederate soldiers in the wake of the Civil War. Once friends, the two divide when 'Devil' Anse Hatfield (Kevin Costner), disenfranchised by the horror of war, deserts his fellow soldiers. This doesn't sit well with Randall McCoy (Bill Paxton) who sees it as an insult to their friendship, to his fellow soldiers, and to God. But things only turn for the worse when the two come home and find corruption, inhumanity and war have infected their souls and their families. Read More...

http://www.ign.com/articles/2012/08/10/hatfields-and-mccoys-blu-ray-review 

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