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    American Masters

    Bernadette Peters Talks about Mel Brooks

    Bernadette Peters talks about meeting Mel Brooks.

    Bernadette Peters Talks about Mel Brooks

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    American Masters

    Edward Norton's Analysis of "The Catcher in the Rye"

    Actor and producer Edward Norton discusses the novel and the character Holden Caulfield.

    Edward Norton's Analysis of "The Catcher in the Rye"

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Salinger vs. Hemingway in Characters Voicing Their Sincerity

    American Masters

    Salinger vs. Hemingway in Characters Voicing Their Sincerity

    Salinger isn't a writer of scenery, he's a writer of characters who strive for sincerity.

    Salinger vs. Hemingway in Characters Voicing Their Sincerity

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    American Masters

    Salinger - Preview

    The first film to get beyond "The Catcher in the Rye" writer’s meticulously built wall.

    Salinger - Preview

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    American Masters

    Salinger's Work in World War II Army Intelligence

    J.D. Salinger was part of the Counter Intelligence Corps in Europe during World War II.

    Salinger's Work in World War II Army Intelligence

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    The Impact of World War II on Salinger's Writing

    David Shields discusses the war's influence on Salinger's writing in this film outtake.

    The Impact of World War II on Salinger's Writing

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    Spirituality and Meditation in Salinger's Writing

    J.D. Salinger's spirituality is reflected in many of his works.

    Spirituality and Meditation in Salinger's Writing

    Video thumbnail: American Masters "The Catcher in the Rye" as a Revolt Against the 1950s

    American Masters

    "The Catcher in the Rye" as a Revolt Against the 1950s

    Writer and professor Elizabeth Frank describes the novel as a revolt against society.

    "The Catcher in the Rye" as a Revolt Against the 1950s

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    American Masters

    Salinger - Trailer

    Watch the trailer to "Salinger," the director's cut airing January 21, 2014.

    Salinger - Trailer

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    American Masters

    Salinger's Last Story in Cosmopolitan, "Blue Melody"

    A.E. Hotchner talks about J.D. Salinger's last short story in Cosmopolitan magazine.

    Salinger's Last Story in Cosmopolitan, "Blue Melody"

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    American Masters

    American Master Mel Brooks on Friend and Mentor Sid Caesar

    Mel Brooks talks about Caesar’s genius for comedy in this film excerpt.

    American Master Mel Brooks on Friend and Mentor Sid Caesar

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Mel Brooks: Make a Noise - Preview

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    Mel Brooks: Make a Noise - Preview

    Premieres Monday, May 20, 2013 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

    Mel Brooks: Make a Noise - Preview

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    Joffrey: Film Excerpt - Parade

    Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance premieres Friday, December 28, 2012 on PBS

    Joffrey: Film Excerpt - Parade

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    American Masters

    Joffrey: Film Excerpt - Astarte

    Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance premieres Friday, December 28, 2012 on PBS

    Joffrey: Film Excerpt - Astarte

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Trailer: Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance

    American Masters

    Trailer: Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance

    JOFFREY: MAVERICKS OF AMERICAN DANCE premieres Friday, Dec. 28, 2012 on PBS.

    Trailer: Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance - Preview

    American Masters

    Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance - Preview

    Premieres Friday, December 28, 2012 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

    Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance - Preview

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Joffrey: The Green Table Rehearsal (1967)

    American Masters

    Joffrey: The Green Table Rehearsal (1967)

    Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance premieres Friday, December 28, 2012 on PBS

    Joffrey: The Green Table Rehearsal (1967)

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    American Masters

    Inventing David Geffen: Free Man In Paris

    Inventing David Geffen, premieres nationally on Tuesday, November 20, on PBS

    Inventing David Geffen: Free Man In Paris

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    American Masters

    Inventing David Geffen: The Draft

    David Geffen remembers the Vietnam Draft.

    Inventing David Geffen: The Draft

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    American Masters

    Inventing David Geffen: David Geffen Doesn't Pay Shipping

    Inventing David Geffen, premieres nationally on Tuesday, November 20, 2012, on PBS.

    Inventing David Geffen: David Geffen Doesn't Pay Shipping

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    American Masters

    Inventing David Geffen: 'I'm in love with Cher!'

    Inventing David Geffen, premieres nationally on Tuesday, November 20, 2012, on PBS.

    Inventing David Geffen: 'I'm in love with Cher!'

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Trailer: Inventing David Geffen

    American Masters

    Trailer: Inventing David Geffen

    Inventing David Geffen, premieres nationally on Tuesday, November 20, 2012, on PBS.

    Trailer: Inventing David Geffen

    Video thumbnail: American Masters Inventing David Geffen: Focus Focus Focus

    American Masters

    Inventing David Geffen: Focus Focus Focus

    Inventing David Geffen, premieres nationally on Tuesday, November 20, 2012, on PBS.

    Inventing David Geffen: Focus Focus Focus

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    American Masters

    Inventing David Geffen: Mother

    Inventing David Geffen, premieres nationally on Tuesday, November 20, on PBS

    Inventing David Geffen: Mother

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