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William Atherton

Raymond Burr

Barbara Carrera

Richard Chamberlain

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An epic miniseries about the making of America -- the most ambitious project ever filmed for television -- this filming of James Michener's 1,100-page saga that spanned the decades from the late eighteenth century to the present ended up as a 26 1/2 hour movie irregularly scheduled over four months and molded into nine self-contained TV movies, each of which could be shown later independently of the others. Heralded in network publicity as "a story of reckless daring and reckless loving, of struggle and pain, of laughter and triumph; it's the story of the land, and the people who turned it into a nation."

"Centennial" not only was (at the time) the most expensive film ever made for televis... Full Summary >>