Mahalia Jackson: The Power and the Glory - The Life and Music of the World's Greatest Gospel Singer

Mahalia Jackson: The Power and the Glory - The Life and Music of the World's Greatest Gospel Singer

Dinah Shore
Director: Jeff Scheftel Cast: Dinah Shore
Dinah Shore
, Louis Armstrong
Louis Armstrong
, Studs Terkel
Studs Terkel
Jeff Scheftel

DVD

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Overview

This insightful documentary on Mahalia Jackson -- widely regarded as the best and most influential gospel singer of all time -- has been given an enriched presentation for its release on DVD. Mahalia Jackson: The Power and the Glory has been transferred to disc in the full-frame aspect ratio of 1.33:1. The audio has been mastered in Dolby Digital 5.1. The narration and interviews are in English, with no multiple-language materials. Bonus features include a discography of Jackson's recordings and more than two hours of additional performances from vintage television broadcasts.

Product Details

Release Date: 01/14/2003
UPC: 0000799302620
Original Release: 1997
Rating: NR
Source: Xenon
Region Code: 1
Sound: [Dolby Digital Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround]
Time: 1:30:00

Special Features

More than two additional hours of rare, vintage television performances; Chapter selection; Animated menus; Dolby Digital 5.1/Stereo; Discography; Coming attractions

Cast & Crew

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Mahalia Jackson: The Power and the Glory
1. Solace in the Church [7:54]
2. Escaping Poverty [4:29]
3. A Style All Her Own [6:26]
4. Getting Happy [5:59]
5. Spreading the Gospel [5:57]
6. A New Beginning [10:27]
7. Success at Last [8:58]
8. Fighting Racism [7:48]
9. Beyond Gospel [7:42]
10. A Life in Transition [7:35]
11. A Alling Legend [7:40]
12. End Credits [3:49]

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