A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
The bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
From Joseph Smith's discovery of gold tablets to persecution, migration, and settlement in Utah, the film explores the history of the most American of religions.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
In 1967, thousands of hippies flocked to San Francisco's Haight Ashbury district.
In 1969, homosexuality was illegal in almost every state... but that was about to change. The Stonewall riots marked a major turning point in the modern gay civil rights movement.