This two-part biography examines the life and career of our often overlooked 41st president, from his service in World War II and his early career in Texas to his days in the Oval Office, first as vice president to Ronald Reagan, then as the leader who presided over the first Gulf War. Drawing upon Bush's personal diaries and interviews with his closest advisors and most prominent critics, the film also explores Bush's role as the patriarch of a political family whose influence is unequaled in modern American life.
The story of Liliu'okalani, the last queen and ruler of the independent Kingdom of Hawaii.
Mathematician and paranoid schizophrenic John Nash's work became a foundation of modern economic theory.
American prisoners of war in North Vietnam tell of their experiences at the Hanoi Hilton and other notorious prisons.
The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
With the clock ticking and the city under fire how many could be saved?
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.