BOOTLEG FILES 065: “Amos ‘n’ Andy” (1951-53 TV series which has generated charges of racism since its first broadcast).
LAST SEEN: Ten episodes received a very rare public screening at New York’s Black Film Festival in August 2001.
AMERICAN HOME VIDEO: None.
REASON FOR DISAPPEARANCE: If you don’t know, you’ve been living under that proverbial rock.
CHANCES OF SEEING A DVD RELEASE: Oh, puh-leeze!
BOOTLEG OPPORTUNITIES: This has been available on bootleg video since the reign of Betamax in the 1970s.
Get the bootleg in part two of THE BOOTLEG FILES: “AMOS ‘N’ ANDY”>>>
Posted on February 18, 2005 in Bootleg Files, Features by Phil Hall
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