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PG| 2 hr. 56 min.

Plot Summary
The nation's fathers harmonize their way through the founding of America in this musical adapted from a popular Broadway show. Colonial representatives gather in Philadelphia with the aim of establishing a set of governmental rules for the burgeoning United States. Benjamin Franklin (Howard da Silva) and John Adams (William Daniels) charge Thomas Jefferson (Ken Howard) with the work of writing a statement announcing the new country's emancipation from British rule.

Cast: William Daniels , Howard da Silva , Ken Howard , Donald Madden , Blythe Danner , John Cullum , Ron Holgate , David Ford

Director: Peter H. Hunt

Genres: Musical comedy

1776 (1972)

Release Date: November 9th, 1972|2 hr. 56 min.

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