Million Dollar Dixie Deliverance, The (television) Two-hour television movie; aired on February 5, 1978. Directed by Russ Mayberry. A Confederate officer kidnaps for a $1,000,000 ransom five well-to-do children from a Yankee boarding school; a wounded black Union soldier helps them escape after they perform the necessary surgery to remove the bullet from his leg. But they are captured again, and it takes a lucky Union army attack to save them. Stars Brock Peters, Christian Juttner, Chip Courtland, Kyle Richards, Alicia Fleer, Christian Berrigan, Joe Dorsey, Kip Niven.