Eleanor and Franklin: The White House Years Poster

Release Date: 1977

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 32 min

Plot Summary
The conclusion of a two-part biopic, Eleanor Roosevelt (Jane Alexander) continues to recall the life of her husband, President Franklin D. Roosevelt (Edward Herrmann), starting from his election to the White House all the way through the end of his life. Roosevelt faces many challenges during his time in the Oval Office including the Great Depression, World War II, and an illness that leaves him paralyzed from the waist down. Based on the book "Eleanor and Franklin" by Joseph Lash.

Cast: Jane Alexander, Edward Herrmann, Priscilla Pointer

Director: Daniel Petrie

Genres: Historical drama

Keywords: Gripping, Rise, Sacrifice, 1930s, Pursuit, Inspiring, 1940s