Jesus of Nazareth Season 1 Episode 4
The drama concludes with powerful scenes of Christ’s condemnation, His agony on the cross and the Resurrection.
Jesus of Nazareth Season 1 Episode 3
Judas implores Zerah to let Jesus appear before the Sanhedrin in Jerusalem, where “He will be handed over to the unbelievers.”
Jesus of Nazareth Season 1 Episode 2
Christ’s teachings and miracles bring Him new followers and John the Baptist is imprisoned by Herod Antipas.
Jesus of Nazareth Season 1 Episode 1
The life of Christ is chronicled in this 1977 TV-biography directed by Franco Zeffirelli, who imbues the drama with sensitivity and reverence. .
Roots Season 1 Episode 8
The Civil War is over but night riders terrorize ex-slaves. By marking his clients’ horseshoes, Tom identifies the raiders but endangers his own life. Chicken George, who fought for the…
Roots Season 1 Episode 7
Chicken George returns to North Carolina to find his sons have married and started families – and to learn about a state law that says his status as a free…
Roots Season 1 Episode 6
Chicken George is sent to England as payment for his owner’s gambling debt.
Roots Season 1 Episode 5
The teenage Kizzy, well-versed in Mandinka history, falls in love with young Noah, who’s determined to escape.
Roots Season 1 Episode 4
After Genelva’s nighttime dalliance with Junta deflects suspicion so she can flee with her lover, Kunta forms a romantic attachment to the worldly-wise Bell, whom he marries.
Roots Season 1 Episode 3
In 1776, a nation fights for freedom – but not for all. Still driven by his memories as a Mandinka “fighting man,” Kunta (now renamed Toby) escapes once more.
Roots Season 1 Episode 2
Despite a violent rebellion, the slave ship Lord Ligonier completes its voyage and Kunta Kinte endures the indignity of an Annapolis slave auction. Fiddler, the slave in charge of Kunta’s…