That's Black Entertainment (Three-Disc Set)
Host Mario Van Peebles is your guide through the history of early African-American cinema and performers in this fascinating three-disc series filled with rare film footage, archival photos, interviews, and anecdotes. Oscar Micheaux, Paul Robeson, Herbert Jeffries, and Spencer Williams, Jr. are among the pioneers featured in "Actors," "Comedians" and "Westerns." 7 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; featurette; interviews; biography. Also includes the bonus features "Jericho" (1937), "Boarding House Blues" (1948), "The Bronze Buckaroo" (1939).
- Josh Binney, Richard C. Kahn
- Black & White / Color
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Herbert Jeffrey, Dusty Fletcher, Lucius Brooks, Jackie Mabley, John Mason, Artie Young, F. E. Miller, John D. Lee Jr., Marcellus Wilson, Spencer Williams Jr., Marie Cooke, Clarence Brooks, Emory Richardson, Lee Calmer, Earl J. Morris, Harold Cromer, The Four Tones, Sid Easton, Freddie Robinson, Rellie Hardin, Augustus Smith, Edgar Martin, Lucky Millinder