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Freedom Song
Freedom Song
Actors: Danny Glover, Vicellous Reon Shannon, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Loretta Devine, Glynn Turman
Director: Phil Alden Robinson
Genres: Drama, Television
UR     2006     2hr 30min

Freedom Song is a compelling microcosm of the Civil Rights Movement, a stirring chronicle of unsung small-town citizens who risked their lives to bring change at the grassroots level. Phil Alden Robinson (Field of Dreams) ...  more »

     
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Actors: Danny Glover, Vicellous Reon Shannon, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Loretta Devine, Glynn Turman
Director: Phil Alden Robinson
Creators: Danny Glover, Phil Alden Robinson, Amanda DiGiulio, Carolyn McDonald, Sean Daniel, Stanley Weiser
Genres: Drama, Television
Sub-Genres: Family Life, Television
Studio: Turner Home Ent
Format: DVD - Color,Widescreen - Closed-captioned,Subtitled
DVD Release Date: 01/10/2006
Original Release Date: 02/27/2000
Theatrical Release Date: 02/27/2000
Release Year: 2006
Run Time: 2hr 30min
Screens: Color,Widescreen
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 0
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Languages: English
Subtitles: English, Spanish, French

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Movie Reviews

More than just Civil Rights
Akbar | Denver, Colorado United States | 03/20/2001
(5 out of 5 stars)

"Civil Rights - may be a cliche' because there is not enough interesting information out there that captures ones attention without them feeling sad for a couple of days with no lasting effect. Danny Glovers film Freedom Song, shows the turmoil within the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee("snick")as well as the overwhelming odds without. The general public know Dr. Martin Luther King, but little about anything else. Truth be known, Dr King would have failed without the concerted efforts of the other groups such as SNCC. It was good to see the diversity of youth the way it really was. What a positive thing for our children of all races to see, how when you believe in something the price is very high, but attainable."