Omnibus: Mr Lincoln & The Civil War

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Overview

In the initial season of the popular television series Omnibus, writer James Agee scripted a five-part biography of Abraham Lincoln. This set contains that landmark broadcast, as well as the episodes Uncle Tom's Cabin, The Four Flags of the Confederacy, and Lee at Gettysburg.
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Overview

In the initial season of the popular television series Omnibus, writer James Agee scripted a five-part biography of Abraham Lincoln. This set contains that landmark broadcast, as well as the episodes Uncle Tom's Cabin, The Four Flags of the Confederacy, and Lee at Gettysburg.
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Special Features

Lincoln and Ann Rutledge discussed by Historian Allan Nevins and Author James Agee (1953); ; Interview with USN Capt. John M. Ellicott (1955), who witnessed the Civil War duel of the first ironclad warships, Monitor vs Virginia (a.k.a Merrimack), and fought 36 years later at the Battle of Manila Bay; ; Also Includes: Historical analysis from author Jeffrey Couchman, with contributions by the Archive of American Television
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 12/11/2012
  • UPC: 741952682691
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  • Source: Ent. One Music
  • Presentation: Remastered / with Booklet
  • Time: 4:04:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 79,216

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Omnibus: James Agee's Mr. Lincoln and the Civil War
1. Chapter 1 [2:29]
2. Chapter 2 [6:32]
3. Chapter 3 [4:38]
4. Chapter 4 [6:51]
5. Chapter 5 [12:15]
6. Chapter 6 [13:42]
7. Chapter 7 [25:56]
8. Chapter 8 [1:47]
9. Chapter 9 [:01]
Disc #2 -- Omnibus: James Agee's Mr. Lincoln and the Civil War
1. Chapter 1 [5:19]
2. Chapter 2 [6:14]
3. Chapter 3 [7:08]
4. Chapter 4 [7:29]
5. Chapter 5 [3:29]
6. Chapter 6 [5:43]
7. Chapter 7 [2:53]
8. Chapter 8 [:08]
9. Chapter 9 [:01]
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Disc #1 -- Omnibus: James Agee's Mr. Lincoln and the Civil War
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Disc #2 -- Omnibus: James Agee's Mr. Lincoln and the Civil War
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  • Posted March 13, 2013

    James Agee's "Mr. Lincoln" is a classic of TV in its e

    James Agee's "Mr. Lincoln" is a classic of TV in its early Golden Age. The rest of the stuff on the DVD is marginal, hence four stars instead of five.

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