Jackie Robinson

Watch Jackie Robinson

  • TV-PG
  • 2016
  • 1 Season
  • 8.2  (433)

This documentary miniseries examines the cultural significance of Jackie Robinson, the first black major-league professional baseball player in the United States. The two-part film looks at Robinson's career and how his entry into mainstream sports helped to ignite the Civil Rights movement.

Jackie Robinson
Filter by Source

Seasons
Part 2
2. Part 2
April 12, 2016
Part 2 of the 2-part, 4-hour bio-doc directed and produced by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns and David McMahon, and written by David McMahon and Sarah Burns, which chronicles the highs and lows of Robinson's professional career, as well as his life after baseball: as a popular newspaper columnist, civil rights advocate and political activist.
Part 1
1. Part 1
April 11, 2016
Part 1 of the 2-part, 4-hour bio-doc directed and produced by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns and David McMahon, and written by David McMahon and Sarah Burns, which chronicles the highs and lows of Robinson's professional career, as well as his life after baseball: as a popular newspaper columnist, civil rights advocate and political activist.
Anderson Monarchs
101. Anderson Monarchs
April 4, 2016
A little league team from Philadelphia celebrates Jackie Robinson's legacy.
Description

This documentary miniseries examines the cultural significance of Jackie Robinson, the first black major-league professional baseball player in the United States. The two-part film looks at Robinson's career and how his entry into mainstream sports helped to ignite the Civil Rights movement.

Jackie Robinson is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (3 episodes). The series first aired on April 11, 2016.

Where to Watch Jackie Robinson

Jackie Robinson is available for streaming on the website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Jackie Robinson on demand at Amazon Prime, Amazon, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    April 11, 2016
  • IMDB Rating
    8.2  (433)