Jackie Robinson: Season 1 (2016)


Season 1
Jackie Robinson

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Jackie Robinson adds another strong entry to Ken Burns' remarkable filmography with a glowing two-hour portrait that draws additional power from its depiction of the baseball great's life off the field.

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Air date: Apr 11, 2016

Jackie Robinson rises from humble origins to become a Major League Baseball player, integrating the sport and playing strong despite death threats on and off the field.

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Air date: Apr 12, 2016

Jackie Robinson uses his fame to speak out against injustice; after baseball, Robinson fights inequality and illness.

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Cast & Crew

Ken Burns
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Sarah Burns
Director
David McMahon
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Critic Reviews for Jackie Robinson: Season 1

Audience Reviews for Jackie Robinson: Season 1

  • Apr 17, 2016
    Phenomenal documentary by Ken Burns. A lot of great stuff I had never known about the man.
  • Apr 16, 2016
    "Jackie's nimble, Jackie's quick, Jackie's making the turnstiles click" ~ Wendall Smith. Nothing like success that breeds more success... Ken Burns, a national treasure in his own right, tells the story of another national treasure, Jackie Robinson. Ken Burns, a national treasure in his own right, tells the magnificent story about another national treasure, Jackie Robinson.

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