Prohibition's effect on Detroit, Michigan, the first major American city to "go dry," and the growth of the liquor smuggling industry.
In 1978 over 900 people led by Rev. Jim Jones died in the largest mass murder-suicide in history, at Jonestown, Guyana.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
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.
John Philip Sousa was America's favorite bandmaster.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.