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Joseph Smith: American Prophet (2017)

A PBS docudrama of the life of Mormon leader (some believe prophet) Joseph Smith (1805-44). Narrated by the late Gregory Peck. Includes interviews with historians (some of them Mormon) and LDS officers and elders.
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Credited cast:
John Foss ... Joseph
Anna Daines ... Emma Smith
Casey Elliott ... John Taylor
Tom Nacy Warner ... Smith Family Pastor
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mark Blockovich ... Farmer
Thomas Carroll Thomas Carroll ... Joseph Smith, age 7
Christian Chase ... Brimstone preacher
Mason Cufari ... Alexander Hale Smith
Trent Dahlin Trent Dahlin ... Oliver Cowdery
Joshua Michael French ... Mob Leader
Jerome Brad Halgren Jerome Brad Halgren ... Mob instigator
Owen Halligan Owen Halligan ... William Smith
Cameron Harford Cameron Harford ... Main Detractor
Levi Judson Harris ... Brigham Young
Mason Henry Mason Henry ... Frederick GW Smith
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A PBS docudrama of the life of Mormon leader (some believe prophet) Joseph Smith (1805-44). Narrated by the late Gregory Peck. Includes interviews with historians (some of them Mormon) and LDS officers and elders.

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Very well researched and directed. This is the best quality and most credible depiction of the events unfolding the restoration that I have seen in my 52 years as a member.
1 August 2020 | by ddstahlerSee all my reviews

Cast and photography well excellent and script was very well researched. Very well done!!!


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