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Pharaoh's Army
Theatrical poster
Directed by Robby Henson
Produced by Robby Henson
Written by Robby Henson
Starring Chris Cooper
Patricia Clarkson
Kris Kristofferson
Music by Vince Emmett
Cinematography Doron Schlair
Editing by Robby Henson
Distributed by Cinépix Film Properties
Release date(s) November 9, 1995
Running time 90 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $500,000

Pharaoh's Army is a 1995 U.S. film directed and written by Robby Henson, and starring Chris Cooper, Patricia Clarkson and Kris Kristofferson. The film takes place in Kentucky during the American Civil War and focuses on an uneasy encounter between a small squadron of Union Army soldiers that take up residence at the farm of a woman whose husband is fighting in the Confederate States Army.[1][2]


  1. John Hartl (November 9, 1995). "Back to the Civil War, 'Pharaoh's' Director Knows His History". Seattle Times. Retrieved July 7, 2010. 
  2. Jeff Wilkinson (February/March 1996). "Film Uses Civil War as the Setting to Explore Emotions". The Civil War News. Retrieved July 7, 2010. 

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