1862, Georgia, USA. The American Civil War is in its second year and Johnnie Gray is not allowed to enter. He is a train engineer and the Confederate Army believes that in his current role he is more valuable to the Southern cause than to the army. This frustrates Johnnie and has alienated him from his lover Annabelle, who regards him as a coward. Then his beloved engine, the General, is stolen by Union spies and goes to Union lines. In addition, Annabelle is on board. Johnnie sets off to make the two loves of his life.
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