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The '60s (1999)

PG-13
TV Movie | 172 min | Drama

The Herlihys are a working class family from Chicago whose three children take wildly divergent paths: Brian joins the Marines right out of High School and goes to Vietnam, Michael becomes involved in the civil rights movement and after ...See moreThe Herlihys are a working class family from Chicago whose three children take wildly divergent paths: Brian joins the Marines right out of High School and goes to Vietnam, Michael becomes involved in the civil rights movement and after campaigning for Bobby Kennedy and Eugene McCarthy becomes involved in radical politics, and Katie gets pregnant, moves to San Francisco and joins a hippie commune. Meanwhile, the Taylors are an African-American family living in the deep South. When Willie Taylor, a minister and civil rights organizer, is shot to death, his son Emmet moves to the city and eventually joins the Black Panthers, serving as a bodyguard for Fred Hampton. Written by Anonymous See less
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Bill Couturié (story) (as Bill Couturie) (teleplay) (as Bill Couturie) | Robert Greenfield (story) (teleplay) | Jeffrey Alan Fiskin (teleplay) (as Jeffrey Fiskin)
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Josh Hamilton
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Julia Stiles
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Brian Herlihy Brian Herlihy   See fewer
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Sarah Weinstock Sarah Weinstock   See fewer
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Bill Herlihy Bill Herlihy   See fewer
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Mary Herlihy Mary Herlihy   See fewer
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7 / 10 | 2,304 votes