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Title North and South [videorecording] : the complete collection / David L. Wolper Productions ; Warner Bros. Television ; producer, Paul Freeman ; writers, Paul F. Edwards, Patricia Green, Douglas Heyes, Kathleen A. Shelley ; directed by Richard T. Heffron.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2004].

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    NOR  book 2    Available
 GDL Central Library DVD    NOR  v.1    Available
 GDL Central Library DVD    NOR  v.3    Available
Description 5 videodiscs (ca. 1392 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from container.
Originally broadcast on television as a mini-series in 1985.
Based on the novel by John Jakes.
Special features: Focusing on: an epic story: John Jakes and David Wolper discuss the story and mini-series; The Hazards: James Read and Kirstie Alley talk about their rolls and The Hazard family; The Main's: Patrick Swayze talks about his role; A time and place: look at the period and the South; an epic production: Civil War recreations and the scope of production; memories: final thoughts from cast and crew.
Contents North and South -- North and South, Book II -- Heaven and Hell: North and South, Book III.
Credits Director of photography, Stevan Larner ; editors, Michael Eliot, Scott C. Eyler ; music, Bill Conti ; production designer, Arch Bacon.
Cast James Read, Patrick Swayze, Kirstie Alley, George Stanford Brown, David Carradine, Lesley-Anne Down, Genie Francis, Terri Garber, Jim Metzler, John Stockwell.
Summary This saga follows two families--the Hazards, from the North, and the Mains, from the South--through their changing fortunes at home and the harsh realities of the battlefields. When the South surrenders at the end of the Civil War, the families are reunited once again in friendship. In the final installment, the two families continue through Post-Civil War Reconstruction into pioneer Indian territories.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Friendship -- United States -- Drama.
Friendship -- Confederate States of America -- Drama.
Family -- United States -- Drama
Family -- Confederate States of America -- Drama.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Drama
Confederate States of America -- History -- Drama.
Genre/Form Historical films
Television mini-series
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Heffron, Richard, 1930-
Read, James, 1952-
Swayze, Patrick
Alley, Kirstie
Brown, Georg Stanford
Carradine, David
Larner, Stevan
Conti, Bill.
Jakes, John, 1932- North and South.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 0790798247
Standard No. 012569423121
Music No. 4231 Warner Home Video

 
    
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