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Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Years 1954-1965

1987 Rated TV-PG 6hr

This Emmy-winning documentary from the PBS "American Experience" series uses newsreel footage and narratives from famous and everyday people to take viewers inside the struggle for civil rights during the crucial years of 1954 through '65. Among the critical events discussed are the Montgomery bus boycott, the integration of schools in Little Rock, the murder of activists in Mississippi and Martin Luther King's groundbreaking marches to freedom.

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Movie Details

Parental Guidance Suggested. This program contains material that parents may find unsuitable for younger children.
Common Sense rating OK for kids 14+


Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.