King / an Abby Mann Production in association with Filmways ; written by Abby Mann ; produced by Paul Maslansky ; directed by Abby Mann ; NBC.
Contributor(s): Maslansky, Paul [pro] | Mann, Abby [drt, aus] | Winfield, Paul [act] | Tyson, Cicely [act] | Bennett, Tony [act] | Davis, Ossie [act] | Browne, Roscoe Lee [act] | Chapman, Lonny [act] | De Young, Cliff [act] | Goldenberg, Billy [cmp] | Abby Mann Productions | Filmways Pictures | MGM Home Entertainment Inc.Material type: Visual materialSeries: MGM DVD: Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : MGM Home Entertainment, Description: 2 videodiscs (271 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.Content type: two-dimensional moving image Media type: video Carrier type: videodiscISBN: 0792864417; 9780792864417.Subject(s): King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Drama | Civil rights workers -- United States -- Drama | Baptists -- United States -- Clergy -- Drama | African Americans -- Civil rights -- Drama | Civil rights movements -- United States | King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 | African Americans -- Civil rights | Baptists -- Clergy | Civil rights movements | Civil rights workers | United StatesGenre/Form: Biographical television programs. | Historical television programs. | Television mini-series. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | Historical films. | Biographical films. | Historical films. | Biographical films. | Historical television programs. | Biographical television programs. | Drama. | Television mini-series. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | Biographical films. | Historical films. | Biographical films. | Historical films. | Biographical -- Television feature. | Historical -- Television feature.DDC classification: 791.45/72
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DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital.
In English, with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Paul Winfield, Cicely Tyson, Tony Bennett, Roscoe Lee Browne, Lonny Chapman, Ossie Davis, Cliff De Young, Howard Rollins, Dick Anthony Williams, Ernie Lee Banks, Julian Bond, Al Freeman Jr.
Music by Billy Goldenberg ; director of photography, Michael Chapman ; editor, Rich Meyer, David Berlatsky, Byron "Buzz" Brandt.
DVD release of the 1978 television production.
Bonus materials: In conversation with Tony Bennett and Abby Mann (approx. 19 min.) ; Two new documentaries: The struggle (approx. 20 min.), The civil rights movement (approx. 20 min.) ; featurette: Re-creating history: the making of King (approx. 15 min.).
A powerful portrayal of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and events of the Civil Rights Movement leading up to his assassination.
Disc 1. Pts. 1 & 2 -- disc 2. Bonus materials.
Canadian Home Video rating: PG.