American comandante William Morgan went to Cuba to help Fidel Castro return the country to a democracy. Instead, four years later, he was executed.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
Richard Nixon faced impeachment but also ended the Vietnam War. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
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.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.