Biography: Mao Tse Tung is a 50-minute A&E biographical profile of 20th century Chinese dictator Mao Tse Tung. The program takes an in-depth look at the social reforms and hardships imposed on the Chinese people during Mao's reign. Quotations from the leader's Little Red Book and other of his more than 2,300 works are analyzed by Chinese scholars, and rare footage and photographs from Mao's childhood are featured.
A&E Home Video
[Dolby Digital Stereo]
Interactive menus; Scene selections
Disc #1 -- Mao Tse Tung - China's Peasant Emperor 1. A Peasant Farmer [11:26] 2. The Long March [5:05] 3. War with Japan [5:34] 4. Birth of the Republic [7:20] 5. The Great Leap Forward [6:31] 6. Return to Power [9:52]