Amos 'n' Andy Anatomy of a Controversy: This documentary examines the history of _"Amos 'n' Andy Show, The" (1951), the first all-black-cast show on American television. The show only lasted a few years before the network succumbed to pressure from civil-rights groups, which said that it portrayed blacks in a negative light. The show was also pulled from re-runs in the mid-'60s for the same reason. Clips--and one entire episode--from the series are shown, as are interviews with several members of the original cast and several current black actors and comedians.
|Ratings:||IMDB: 7.9/10 Metascore: N/A RT: N/A|
|Released:||June 10, 1983|
|Actors:||Alvin Childress Charles J Correll Ernestine Wade Freeman F Gosden George Kirby Jesse Jackson Johnny Lee Marla Gibbs Redd Foxx Richard Correll Spencer Williams|
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