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Title Queen [(DVD) videorecording] / Elliot Friedgen & Company ; The Wolper Organization ; Warner Bros. Television ; produced by Bernard Sofronski ; teleplay by David Stevens ; directed by John Erman.

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2008]
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 95th Street Adult Television Shows  TV QUE    AVAILABLE
 Naper Blvd. Adult DVD Fiction  F QUE    AVAILABLE
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Description 2 videodiscs (270 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital, DVD-9.
Language Closed-captioned.
Note Title from container.
At head of title: Alex Haley's.
Based on the story by Alex Haley.
Originally broadcast on CBS television in 1993.
Cast Ann-Margret, Halle Berry, Dan Biggers, Patricia Clarkson, Tim Daly, Ossie Davis, Victor Garber, Danny Glover, Tim Guinee, Jasmine Guy, Jane Krakowski, Patrick Malone, Martin Sheen, Madge Sinclair, Paul Winfield.
Credits Editors, James Galloway, Paul LaMastra ; costume designer, Helen Butler-Barbon.
Summary The remarkable history of Alex Haley's paternal side. Queen is the daughter of a slave and a plantation owner. During the turbulent decades of the antebellum South, the Civil War, Reconstruction, and beyond, she searches for a home in the two cultures and at times is shunned by both. Rejection and hate are no match for her unconquerable will.
Awards Emmy Awards, 1993: Outstanding Individual Achievement in Hairstyling for a Miniseries or a Special (Linda De Andrea).
Image Awards, 1995: Image Award - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Television Movie or Mini-Series (Danny Glover) ; Outstanding Lead Actress in a Television Movie or Mini-Series (Halle Berry) ; Outstanding Television Movie or Mini-series.
Subject Haley, Alex -- Family -- Drama.
Patrilineal kinship -- United States -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Racially mixed people -- Southern States -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Videodiscs.
Added Author Sofronski, Bernard.
Stevens, David, 1940-
Erman, John, 1935-
Ann-Margret, 1941-
Berry, Halle.
Biggers, Dan.
Clarkson, Patricia.
Daly, Tim, 1956-
Davis, Ossie.
Garber, Victor.
Glover, Danny.
Guinee, Tim.
Guy, Jasmine.
Krakowski, Jane.
Malone, Patrick, 1969-
Sheen, Martin.
Sinclair, Madge.
Winfield, Paul.
Haley, Alex. Queen.
Elliot Friedgen & Co.
Wolper Organization.
Warner Bros. Television.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Alex Haley's Queen
Queen (Television program)
ISBN 0790776006
Standard No. 883929001026
Music No. 1000035543 Warner Home Video
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