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American Masters

John Densmore


John Densmore, the drummer for The Doors from 1965 to 1973, talks about Tom DiCillo's in-depth work on the film When You're Strange, Jim Morrison's original film "HWY: An American Pastoral" (presented with the program), and the different path he has taken as a rock star. When You're Strange, a film about The Doors premieres Wednesday May 12, 2010 at 9pm (check local listings) for AMERICAN MASTERS.

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Mike Nichols: American Masters

The late, great director (The Graduate, Angels in America) discusses his 50-year career.


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The Women's List

Meet 15 women who define contemporary American culture in Greenfield-Sanders’ new film.


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B.B. King's Funeral Procession

See King's funeral procession, from Memphis, TN, to his resting place in Indianola, MS.


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Mike Nichols and "The Graduate"

Mike Nichols won an Academy Award for directing "The Graduate," his second film.


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Mike Nichols' Laugh

Stars of theater and film remember Mike Nichols' famous, uncontrollable laughter.


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Carole King: Natural Woman - Trailer

King tells her story in a new documentary with previously unseen and rare performances.


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