The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks [videorecording] /

by Wolfe, George C [screenwriter,]; Winfrey, Oprah [actor.]; Byrne, Rose [actor.]; Goldsberry, Renée Elise [actor.]; Skloot, Rebecca.
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: [Place of publication not identified] : HBO Home Entertainment, [2017]Description: 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.Subject(s): Lacks, Henrietta, 1920-1951 -- Drama | Human experimentation in medicine -- United States -- Drama | HeLa cells -- Drama | African American women -- Drama | Skloot, Rebecca, 1972- -- Television adaptations | Biographical television programs | Historical television programs | Television adaptations | Made-for-TV movies | Fiction television programsCast: Oprah Winfrey, Rose Byrne, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Sylvia Grace Crim, Reed Birney.Summary: Tells the story of Henrietta Lacks, an African-American woman whose cells were used in the 1950s to create the first immortal human cell line resulting in medical breakthroughs.Other editions: Reproduction of (manifestation):: Immortal life of Henrietta Lacks
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It tells the true story of Henrietta Lacks, an African-American woman whose cells were used to create the first immortal human cell line.

Oprah Winfrey, Rose Byrne, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Sylvia Grace Crim, Reed Birney.

Based on the book by Rebecca Skloot.

Dolby digital 5.1, anamorphic wide screen 1.78:1.

Tells the story of Henrietta Lacks, an African-American woman whose cells were used in the 1950s to create the first immortal human cell line resulting in medical breakthroughs.

For private home use only.

TV rating: TV-MA.

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