<Do any of the Confederate characters ever use the “n” word?>Not in "Gods & Generals". But Tom Chamberlain, younger brother of Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain and an officer in the 20th Maine Regiment, does say "darkies". But his older brother quickly admonishes him not to use that term anymore.I saw the movie tonight. My take is posted at:http://boards.fool.com/Message.asp?mid=18630467if anyone here is interested. /s/ S.T.