An in-depth look at pioneering evangelist Dr. Billy Graham, whose tireless work to spread the Christian message, spanning more than half a century, has reached millions. With footage from Billy Graham Crusades and testimony from famous figures Graham has influenced. Hosted by Robert Balmer.
"Crusade: The Life of Billy Graham" captures and chronicles the renowned evangelist, his adoring followers, and his spiritual, unifying message. In his television specials, Graham reaches a reported one and a half billion viewers in 200 countries. These programs are transmitted in a whopping fifty languages. The Reverend articulates in a one-on-one interview with writer-host Randall Balmer the fond experiences he has had in spreading God's word. Singer George Beverly Shea and a choir led by performer Cliff Barrows accompany Graham's sermons. Such celebrities as Johnny Cash attest to Graham's insight and faithful teachings. This profile documents in human terms the impact one person can have on many.
A 50 minute version exists as part of A&E's Biography series and is hosted by Peter Graves. Title: "Biography: Billy Graham."