Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
The African American jazz composer and bandleader performed regularly at Harlem's Cotton Club, leaving a legacy in music.
A saga of ambition, wealth, family loyalty and personal tragedy.
A biography of the last outlaws of the American Wild West
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.
The ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.