Ellis Island

(1984)
  • User
    Score

Overview

Ellis Island is a television miniseries broadcast in three parts in 1984 on the CBS television network. The screenplay was co-written by Fred Mustard Stewart, adapted from his 1983 novel of the same title. The series tells the story of several immigrants from the late 1800s until the early 1910s, trying to achieve the American Dream and arriving on Ellis Island, hoping for a better life. Ellis Island highlighted numerous important events which occurred up to and during World War I, and many of the characters are based on real persons, such as Irving Berlin.

  1. Fred Mustard Stewart

    Creator

Series Cast

  1. Faye Dunaway

    Faye Dunaway

    Maud Charteris

    3 Episodes

  2. Claire Bloom

    Claire Bloom

    Rebecca Weiler

    3 Episodes

  3. Kate Burton

    Kate Burton

    Vanessa Ogden

    3 Episodes

  4. Ann Jillian

    Ann Jillian

    Nellie Byfield

    3 Episodes

  5. Alice Krige

    Alice Krige

    Bridget O'Donnell

    3 Episodes

Full Cast & Crew

Last Season

Season 1

1984 | 3 Episodes

Season 1 of Ellis Island premiered on November 1, 1984.

View All Seasons

Ellis Island

Recommendations

We don't have enough data to suggest any TV shows based on Ellis Island. You can help by rating TV shows you've seen.

Facts

Status Ended

Network

  • See more TV shows from CBS...

Certification -

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 420m

Genres

Keywords

Content Score

79

Pump it up! We're close now.

Top Contributors

Popularity Trend

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Global

s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page