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King: A Filmed Record

Digital restoration of this 1970 documentary classic!

Constructed from a wealth of archival footage, KING: A FILMED RECORD... MONTGOMERY TO MEMPHIS is a monumental documentary that follows Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. from 1955 to 1968, during his rise from regional activist to world-renowned leader of the Civil Rights movement. Rare footage of King's speeches, protests, and arrests are interspersed with scenes of other high-profile supporters and opponents of the cause, punctuated by heartfelt testimonials by some of Hollywood's biggest stars.

This film is a cinematic national treasure that allows viewers to be first-hand witnesses to Dr. King's crusade, and thereby gain a fuller appreciation of both the personal challenges he endured and the vast cultural legacy he left behind.

Format Digital
Runtime 181 minutes
Year 1970
Director Sidney Lumet, Joseph L. Mankiewicz


Monday, January 16