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A Woman Called Moses

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Director  Paul Wendkos
First episode date  December 11, 1978
Language  English
7.2/10 IMDb

Genre  Biography, Drama
Initial DVD release  February 3, 2001
Country  United States
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Release date  December 11, 1978 (1978-12-11)
Writer  Lonne Elder III (written for television by), Marcy Heidish (based on the book by)
Cast  Cicely Tyson, Orson Welles, Will Geer, James Wainwright, Mae Mercer
Similar movies  Related Paul Wendkos movies
Tagline  Slave; African American; Escape; Prejudice; Social Injustice

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A Woman Called Moses is a television miniseries based on the life of Harriet Tubman, the escaped African American slave who helped to organize the Underground Railroad, and who led dozens of African Americans from enslavement in the Southern United States to freedom in the Northern states and Canada. Narrated by Orson Welles, the production was broadcast on the NBC television network on December 11 and 12, 1978. Tubman was portrayed by Cicely Tyson.



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The soundtrack music was by Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson and soul music composer/arranger/singer Van McCoy contributed some music to the series, which was featured on a soundtrack album released by MCA Records.


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  • Cicely Tyson/ Olivia - Harriet Tubman
  • Will Geer - Thomas Garrett
  • Robert Hooks - William Still
  • James Wainwright - Andrew Coleman
  • Jason Bernard - Daddy Ben Ross
  • Clifford David - Doc Thompson
  • Judyann Elder - Bernette Wilson
  • John Getz - Stewart
  • Mae Mercer - Aunt Juba
  • Harry Rhodes - Tavwell Robinson
  • James Sikking - McCracken
  • Charles Weldon - Shadrack Davis
  • Dick Anthony Williams - John Tubman
  • Narrated by Orson Welles
  • Video releases

    A Woman Called Moses Part 1 of a 2 part movie about Harriet Tubman

    The miniseries was first released on VHS on September 29, 1992, followed by a DVD release on February 3, 2001.

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