Betty & Coretta / Lifetime Pictures ; produced by Yves Simoneau, Jacquline Lavoie ; story and teleplay by Shem Bitterman and Ron Hutchinson ; directed by Yves Simoneau.
Two extraordinary women-Coretta Scott King, wife of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Dr. Betty Shabazz, wife of Malcolm X-come to life in this Lifetime Movie Network movie. After their husbands' tragic assassinations, they developed a unique friendship spanning three decades as they carried on the Civil Rights movement while supporting their families as single mothers. Through their strength and dignity, they became role models for millions of women.
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: [United States] : Lionsgate : 2012.
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Originally broadcast as a made-for-TV movie on the Lifetime network in 2013.
Special features: Never before seen on TV footage.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:||
Director of photography, Guy Dufaux ; edited by Richard Comeau ; music by Terence Blanchard.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Ruby Dee, Angela Bassett, Mary J. Blige, Malik Yoba, Lindsay Owen Pierre.
|Target Audience Note:||
|System Details Note:||
DVD, 16x9 widescreen; Dolby digital 5.1.
English dialogue; English and Spanish subtitles.
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