Browse the entire American Experience series featuring over 250 films. Watch full films online, download teacher’s guides, go behind the scenes, and learn more about your favorite films.
The Boys of '36 : 1 hr
The thrilling true story of the American Olympic rowing team that triumphed against all odds in Nazi Germany in 1936.
The Big Burn : 1 hr
It was the largest fire in American history: by the time it was all over, more than three million acres had burned and at least 78 firefighters were dead.
Bonnie & Clyde : 1 hr
The true story behind the most romanticized, infamous outlaw couple in U.S. history and their gang.
Blackout : 1 hr
What happened when the lights went out in New York City on July 13, 1977?
A biography of the last outlaws of the American Wild West
Billy the Kid : 1 hr
The boy behind the myth, who in just a few short years transformed himself from a skinny orphan to the most feared man in the West and an enduring icon. Part of The Wild West collection.
The Bombing of Germany : 1 hr
During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.