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The Good Lord Bird

The Good Lord Bird

1 Season
QC:  13+
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Ethan Hawke stars as abolitionist John Brown in this limited series based on the National Book Award-winning novel. The story is told from the point of view of "Onion," a fictional enslaved boy who becomes a member of Brown's motley family of abolitionist soldiers battling slavery in Kansas, and eventually finds himself in the famous 1859 Army depot raid at Harpers Ferry, an inciting incident of the Civil War.
History, War, Mini-Series, Drama

  • 14+
  • Violence
  • Language
  • Mature Themes

  • QC: 13+
  • Violence
  • Langage vulgaire
  • Thèmes pour adultes
New Episode Weekly
Sunday 9E / 6P


  • Meet the Lord

    1. Meet the Lord

    A slave has a fateful run-in with abolitionist John Brown.

    56m 48s En

  • A Wicked Plot

    2. A Wicked Plot

    Onion and fellow slave Bob cross paths with pro-slavery “red shirts.”

    45m 30s En

  • Mister Fred

    3. Mister Fred

    John and Onion head north, taking refuge at the home of Frederick Douglass.

    45m 35s En

  • Smells Like Bear

    4. Smells Like Bear

    John and Onion continue their fundraising, heading to Canada on foot.

    45m 25s En

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