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The Best of the Real West: The Battle of the Alamo
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The Best of the Real West: The Battle of the Alamo

1992Runtime:0 minutes
With Texan independence hanging in the balance, a mixed army of white Americans and Tejanos stave off some 5,000 advancing Mexican soldiers led by Gen. General Antonio López de Santa Anna, defending the Alamo Mission for 13 agonizing days.

Directed by:

  • Donna E. Lusitana
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    America: The Story of Us: Millennium
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    America: The Story of Us: Millennium

    2010Runtime:0 minutes
    The Cold War tests the new superpower; the Challenger disaster and 9/11 shake the nation; technology drives America into the 21st century.

    Directed by:

  • Nick Green
  • Marion Milne
  • Andrew Chater
  • Jenny Ash
  • Clare Beavan
  • Renny Bartlett
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    America: The Story of Us: Superpower
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    America: The Story of Us: Superpower

    2010Runtime:0 minutes
    America becomes a global superpower; technology fuels a boom in the economy and the population; America runs headlong into a new threat: Communism.

    Directed by:

  • Nick Green
  • Marion Milne
  • Andrew Chater
  • Jenny Ash
  • Clare Beavan
  • Renny Bartlett
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    America: The Story of Us: Division
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    America: The Story of Us: Division

    2010Runtime:0 minutes
    The Erie Canal brings big risk and bigger reward; In the South, slavery fuels a growing divide; Violence flares and abolitionists stand for freedom.

    Directed by:

  • Nick Green
  • Marion Milne
  • Andrew Chater
  • Jenny Ash
  • Clare Beavan
  • Renny Bartlett
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    America: The Story of Us: Disc 3
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    America: The Story of Us: Disc 3

    2010Runtime:0 minutes
    This disc includes the following episodes: "Bust," "WWII," "Superpower" and "Millennium."

    Directed by:

  • Nick Green
  • Marion Milne
  • Andrew Chater
  • Jenny Ash
  • Clare Beavan
  • Renny Bartlett
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    America: The Story of Us: Westward
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    America: The Story of Us: Westward

    2010Runtime:0 minutes
    Trailblazing pioneers set out to conquer the vast continent west of the mountains, but find the land already claimed.

    Directed by:

  • Nick Green
  • Marion Milne
  • Andrew Chater
  • Jenny Ash
  • Clare Beavan
  • Renny Bartlett
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    Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire: Episode 1: The Way of the Samurai
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    Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire: Episode 1: The Way of the Samurai

    2004Runtime:0 minutes
    In late 16th-century Japan, samurai Tokugawa Ieyasu allies himself with the country's most powerful clans, eventually assuming command of their armies. Ieyasu's loyalty, however, only goes so far, and in 1614, he renounces his allies and slaughters more than 100,000 in his quest to become Japan's new ruler.

    Directed by:

  • Lyn Goldfarb
  • Deborah Ann DeSnoo
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    America: The Story of Us: Rebels
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    America: The Story of Us: Rebels

    2010Runtime:0 minutes
    From Jamestown to Plymouth, early settlers fight to survive; Tobacco sows seeds of opportunity in the south and the north becomes a trade powerhouse.

    Directed by:

  • Nick Green
  • Marion Milne
  • Andrew Chater
  • Jenny Ash
  • Clare Beavan
  • Renny Bartlett
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    America: The Story of Us: Revolution
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    America: The Story of Us: Revolution

    2010Runtime:0 minutes
    The colonies declare independence, taking on the British; George Washington is near defeat, but new tactics turn the tide; A new nation is born.

    Directed by:

  • Nick Green
  • Marion Milne
  • Andrew Chater
  • Jenny Ash
  • Clare Beavan
  • Renny Bartlett
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    America: The Story of Us: Wwii
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    America: The Story of Us: Wwii

    2010Runtime:0 minutes
    The attack on Pearl Harbor brings America into World War II; the war effort revitalizes the nation's economy; a new global superpower takes the stage.

    Directed by:

  • Nick Green
  • Marion Milne
  • Andrew Chater
  • Jenny Ash
  • Clare Beavan
  • Renny Bartlett
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    America: The Story of Us: Bust
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    America: The Story of Us: Bust

    2010Runtime:0 minutes
    Boom turns to bust when the stock market crash ushers in the Great Depression; dust storms blanket the Midwest; Roosevelt's New Deal signals recovery.

    Directed by:

  • Nick Green
  • Marion Milne
  • Andrew Chater
  • Jenny Ash
  • Clare Beavan
  • Renny Bartlett
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    Bill Moyers: Genesis: A Living Conversation: Disc 3
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    Bill Moyers: Genesis: A Living Conversation: Disc 3

    1996Runtime:0 minutes
    This disc includes the following episodes: "The Test" and "Blessed Deception."

    Directed by:

  • Catherine Tatge
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    America: The Story of Us: Boom
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    America: The Story of Us: Boom

    2010Runtime:0 minutes
    America strikes oil and the boom time begins; Henry Ford brings the motorcar to the masses; massive engineering projects modernize the West.

    Directed by:

  • Nick Green
  • Marion Milne
  • Andrew Chater
  • Jenny Ash
  • Clare Beavan
  • Renny Bartlett
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    America: The Story of Us: Disc 2
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    America: The Story of Us: Disc 2

    2010Runtime:0 minutes
    This disc includes the following episodes: "Civil War," "Heartland," "Cities" and "Boom."

    Directed by:

  • Nick Green
  • Marion Milne
  • Andrew Chater
  • Jenny Ash
  • Clare Beavan
  • Renny Bartlett
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    Now and Then
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    Now and Then

    1995Runtime:0 minutes
    Waxing nostalgic about the bittersweet passage from childhood to puberty in this tender coming-of-age tale, four childhood girlfriends -- Teeny, Chrissy, Samantha and Roberta -- recall the magical summer of 1970. During their walk down memory lane, they reconcile experiences with boys, secrets, bullies and more. Lesli Linka Glatter directs; Gaby Hoffmann, Ashleigh Aston Moore, Cloris Leachman, Thora Birch and Christina Ricci co-star.

    Directed by:

  • Lesli Linka Glatter
  • rating:3.8 3.8 Average Rating

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    Now and Then (1995)
    A heartwarming movie about four childhood girlfriends who, in adulthood reunion, relive their experience of the life-changing summer of 1970, including a mystery death, divorce, standing up to the boys, first kiss, and the meaning of true friendship. Each explores her unique identity amidst family and friends. Beautifully directed by Lesli Linka Glatter.
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