The Good Lord Bird

2020 NR 1 season

The Good Lord Bird

2020 NR 1 season
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This historical miniseries chronicles the legend of abolitionist John Brown, who in 1859 tries to incite a slave revolt at Harpers Ferry -- an ill-fated event that ultimately leads to the outbreak of the Civil War.
Ethan Hawke, Joshua Johnson-Lionel, Daveed Diggs, Wyatt Russell, Beau Knapp, Moses Brings Plenty, Nick Eversman, Ellar Coltrane, Orlando Jones, David Morse, Adam Shapiro, Steve Zahn
  • SEASON  1

Summary of Season 1 (2020) - 2 discs

Ethan Hawke stars as abolitionist John Brown in this Limited Event Series based on the award-winning novel. The story is told from the point of view of "Onion," a fictional enslaved boy who becomes a member of Brown's motley family of abolitionist soldiers battling slavery in Kansas, and eventually finds himself in the famous 1859 Army depot raid at Harpers Ferry, an inciting incident of the Civil War.
Widescreen 1.85:1
English: Dolby Digital 5.1
NR - Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.

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