Jacksons: An American Dream

Jacksons: An American Dream

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Director: Karen Arthur

Cast: Karen Arthur, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Angela Bassett, Alex Burrall

     
 

The made for television mini-series on the life of The Jackson 5 comes to DVD with a standard full-frame transfer that preserves the original broadcast aspect ratio of 1.33:1. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Stereo. There are neither subtitles nor closed-captions on this release. There are no supplemental materials of any consequence, but fans of… See more details below

Overview

The made for television mini-series on the life of The Jackson 5 comes to DVD with a standard full-frame transfer that preserves the original broadcast aspect ratio of 1.33:1. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Stereo. There are neither subtitles nor closed-captions on this release. There are no supplemental materials of any consequence, but fans of the group and those with a taste for celebrity scandal should enjoy this disc from Universal.

Product Details

Release Date:
12/11/2001
UPC:
0044006097794
Original Release:
1992
Rating:
NR
Source:
Motown
Region Code:
1
Sound:
[stereo, Dolby Digital Stereo]
Sales rank:
18,462

Special Features

[None specified]

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs Joseph Jackson
Angela Bassett Katherine Jackson
Alex Burrall Michael Jackson (aged 6-8)
Wylie Draper Michael Jackson
Damon Morris Actor
Joseph Joiner Actor
Jermaine Jackson Actor
Jacen Wilkerson Actor
Holly Robinson Diana Ross
Margaret Avery Martha
Bumper Robinson Jackie (aged 12-16)
Monica Calhoun Rebbie
Jason Weaver Michael Jackson (aged 9-14)
Angel Vargas Tito
Terrence Howard Jackie
Lanei Chapman Actor
Billy Dee Williams Berry Gordy
Vanessa Williams Suzanne de Passe
Eugene Lee Bill Bray
Ebonie Smith La Toya 2
Nicholas Phillips Randy 1
Randy Kirby Reporter
Terry Coleman Tito's Friend
Rana Mack Groupie 2

Technical Credits
Karen Arthur Director
Harold Wheeler Score Composer

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Scene Index

Side #1 -- The Early Years
1. Main Titles [2:00]
2. Katherine & Joe Meet [5:27]
3. Katherine's Heartbreak [3:13]
4. Katherine & Joe Meet Again [10:04]
5. "Trust in Me" [1:22]
6. Start of the Family [2:53]
7. The Falcons [7:26]
8. Michael Enters the Family [3:18]
9. 1964 - Family Life [9:55]
10. "Baby I Need Your Loving" [2:51]
11. Joe's Idea [2:13]
12. Michael Sings [3:06]
13. Jackson 5 Beginnings [8:42]
14. High School Talent Show [5:59]
15. The First Gigs [13:46]
16. First Recording Session [2:07]
17. Family Tension [6:15]
18. The Jackie Wilson Gig [2:37]
19. Joe's Disapproval [1:34]
20. The Apollo [7:24]
21. Motown Auditions [3:46]
22. Rebbie's Wedding [1:58]
23. J5 Joins Motown [5:01]
24. The Spotlight [5:42]
25. The Jacksons Move to California [6:59]
26. Being a Leader [5:47]
27. Recording Session [5:50]
28. The Early Years Credits [1:39]
Side #2 -- The Success Years
1. J5 Pandemonium [12:31]
2. Tito & Dee Dee [5:50]
3. J5 on Tour [6:32]
4. Jermaine & Hazel [5:46]
5. Adolescence [5:41]
6. J5's New Deal [8:00]
7. "Never Can Say Goodbye" [2:52]
8. Michael Goes Solo [4:08]
9. Joe's Big Mistake [11:44]
10. Motown 25 [5:08]
11. "Billie Jean" [4:05]
12. The Jackson 5 Reunite [4:24]
13. Katherine Talks to Michael [5:38]
14. Victory Tour [5:44]
15. The Success Years Credits [1:15]

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