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North And South. : Books One, Two & Three : The Complete Collection. (2011)


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MoviesDVD/DRAMA/NORTHDue 08-28-19 Linkn On Loan
Published: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2011]
Description:  8 videodiscs (approximately 1392 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0780667778, 9780780667778,
Language:  English

DVD release of the 1985, 1986 and 1994 television mini-series

Title and date taken from container

Based on the trilogy by John Jakes

Specific features: Retrospective documentary The history of North and South

James Read, Patrick Swayze, Kirstie Alley, George Stanford Brown, David Carradine, Lesley-Anne Down, Genie Francis, Terri Garber, Jim Metzler, John Stockwell, Philip Casnoff, Kyle Chandler, Cathy Lee Crosby, Jonathan Frakes

Two families, the Hazards and the Mains, are geographically and ideologically separated by the U.S. Civil War. The hatred, prejudice, and greed that tear at the fabric of a nation also threaten to destroy the threads that have woven the lives of these two families together

Book one: One is from a Northern industrial family, one from a Southern plantation family. They're West Point graduates whose tried-and-true loyalty helps them survive the Mexican-American War. But their bond faces sterner tests. The issues dividing North and South can also set friend against friend

Book two: Two clans caught on opposite sides when the Civil War erupts in May 1861: the Hazards of Pennsylvania and the Mains of South Carolina. As war is waged on one battlefield after another, lives on the home front as well as the front lines drastically change. The hatred, prejudice and greed that tear the fabric of a nation also threaten the very foundation of love and friendship between these two families

Book three: This explosive tale of the next generations of Mains and Hazards boasts an all-star cast and lavish production values depicting a time when westward expansion offered opportunity and triggered dangers to rival those of the conflict just ended. Undercurrents of racism and romantic passion persist on the home front as well as the frontier

Not rated

DVD ; standard version (full screen), Dolby digital mono. (Book 1) or stereo. (Books 2 & 3), region 1

Closed-captioned. Subtitles: English, French & Spanish

North and South / North and South, book II / Heaven & hell: North & South, book III / Book 1, discs 1,2 &3. (c1985) -- book 2, discs 4,5 & 6. (c1986) -- book 3, discs 7 & 8. (c1994) producer, Paul Freeman ; writers for television, Douglas Heyes ... [et al.] ; developed for television, Douglas Heyes ; director, Richard T. Heffron ; a David L. Wolper production in association with Warner Bros. Television producer, Robert A. Papazian ; teleplay, Richard Fielder ; director, Kevin Connor ; developed for television, Douglas Heyes ; a David L. Wolper and Robert A Papazian production ; Warner Bros. Television producer, Hal Galli ; teleplay, Suzanne Clauser ; director, Larry Peerce ; Amy Productions, Inc. of Delaware ; Warner Bros. Television Related Searches:
Friendship -- Drama. -- United States
Friendship -- Drama. -- Confederate States of America
Families -- Drama. -- United States
Families -- Drama. -- Confederate States of America
United States -- Drama. -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Confederate States of America -- Drama. -- History
Drama films.
Television mini-series.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added--201205 advd

Additional Credits:
Freeman, Paul, 1943-
Edwards, Paul F.
Connor, Kevin, 1937-
Heffron, Richard, 1930-
Read, James, 1952-
Swayze, Patrick.
Alley, Kirstie.
Brown, Georg Stanford.
Carradine, David.
Down, Lesley-Anne.
Francis, Genie.
Metzler, Jim, 1955-
Garber, Terri.
Fielder, Richard.
Peerce, Larry.
Casnoff, Philip.
Chandler, Kyle.
Crosby, Cathy Lee.
Clauser, Suzanne.
Jakes, John, 1932-
Jakes, John, 1932-
Jakes, John, 1932-
Jakes, John, 1932-
Warner Bros. Television.
Warner Home Video (Firm)

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