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The Jacksons, an American dream

Author: Karen ArthurBilly Dee WilliamsVanessa WilliamsLawrence Hilton JacobsHolly RobinsonAll authors
Publisher: [New York] : Motown Home Video : PolyGram Video, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on the inspiring and true story of the first family of music, an epic account spanning five decades--beginning with the family's rise from a Midwestern steel town to the premier stages of the world. Includes 38 songs.
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Genre/Form: Drama
History
Named Person: Jackson family; Michael Jackson; Jackson family.; Michael Jackson
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Arthur; Billy Dee Williams; Vanessa Williams; Lawrence Hilton Jacobs; Holly Robinson; Angela Bassett; KJ Films.; Motown Home Video.; PolyGram Video (Firm)
OCLC Number: 27758066
Notes: 4400866293.
Originally produced as a television mini-series in 1992.
Produced in association with the Stan Margulies Company and de Passe Entertainment.
Recorded in hi-fi, stereo., Dolby processed; digitally mastered.
Credits: Producers, Jermaine Jackson, Margaret Maldonado Jackson; writer, Joyce Eliason.
Cast: Billy Dee Williams, Vanessa Williams, Lawrence Hilton Jacobs, Holly Robinson, Angela Bassett, Jason Weaver, Jermaine Jackson II.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 2 videocassettes (approximately 3 hr., 45 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Jacksons, an American dream (Television program)
Jacksons
Responsibility: KJ Films ; directed by Karen Arthur.

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Based on the inspiring and true story of the first family of music, an epic account spanning five decades--beginning with the family's rise from a Midwestern steel town to the premier stages of the world. Includes 38 songs.

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