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That's Black Entertainment (Three-Disc Set) DVD

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  • Technical Specs
  • Format: DVD
  • Rating: Not Rated
  • Number of Discs: 2
  • Run Time: 420 Minutes
  • Region: 1 Region?
  • Aspect Ratio: Fullscreen
  • Language: English
  • Studio: S'more Entertainment
  • DVD Release Date: January 16, 2007
  • Audio: ENGLISH: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Color: Color
  • Includes:
    Special Featuer Film Included on Each Disc
    Biographies On All Key Actors
    Photo Gallery
    Extended Interviews with Ossie Davis and Pearl Bowser
Go inside the color barrier in old Hollywood and see just how black Americans made it big in the early days, despite prejudice and legal restrictions. "That's Black Entertainment" (2002) is a fascinating three-disc set that showcases the groundbreaking work of African American talent during the early years of black cinema. Featuring footage from nearly 45 films from the 1920s through to the 1950s, this documentary is a priceless collection of unique performances by such legends as Sammy Davis, Jr., Lena Horne, Spencer Williams, Paul Robeson and many others as they made their mark in cinematic history. Hosted and narrated by renowned actor, director, writer and producer Mario Van Peebles. Disc 1: "Actors." Disc 2: "Comedians." Disc 3: "Westerns."
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