[]
[]

The Presidents

The Kennedys
(DVD - 2008 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Presidents
Print

Series that include this title


Item Details

Uses extensive interviews, still photographs and archival footage to explore the building of the Kennedy legend. Documents the political ascendency of the family headed by Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr., examines the presidency of John F. Kennedy, and discusses the influence of Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr., on the careers of his sons.
Title: The Presidents
The Kennedys
[videorecording]
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video ; Hollywood, CA. : Distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment, 2008, c1992
Edition: Fullscreen version
Characteristics: 2 videodiscs (ca. 221 min.) :,sd., col. with b&w sequences ;,4 3/4 in
Notes: DVD special features : JFK's hidden life: interview with historian Robert Dallek, author of An unfinished life: John F. Kennedy, 1917-1963 ; Kennedy family tree : learn more about America's most famous political family ; teacher's guide (PDF)
Originally broadcast in 1992 as part of the television series The American experience
Contents: Disc one. Pt. 1. Introduction
The father
I'm for Roosevelt
The ambassador
Tell my dad that I love him very much
The second son
The Senator
A national figure
He cannot say no
High hopes
The magic touch
A very mean year
Dynasty. Disc two. Pt. 2. Introduction
The sons
Making their own rules
Private lives
We are all mortal
As old as the scriptures
In love with night
The carpetbagger
The heir
The shadow government
On to Chicago
The ninth child
Summary: Uses extensive interviews, still photographs and archival footage to explore the building of the Kennedy legend. Documents the political ascendency of the family headed by Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr., examines the presidency of John F. Kennedy, and discusses the influence of Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr., on the careers of his sons.
Audience: MPAA Rating Not rated Canadian rating G
ISBN: 1415738475
Branch Call Number: 973.922092
Statement of Responsibility: a co-production of WBGH/Boston and Thames Television, London for American Experience
Credits: Producers, Phillip Whitehead ... [et al.] ; writers, Geoffrey C. Ward ... [et al.] ; senior producer, David Espar ; executive producer, Elizabeth Deane ; series editor, Llewellyn Smith ; [series] senior producer, Margaret Drain ; [series] executive producer, Judy Crichton.
Performers: Host, David McCullough ; narrator, Stacy Keach.
System Details: DVD; Region 1, NTSC1; 5.1 surround
Other Language: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
Subject Headings: United States History 1945- United States Politics and government 1961-1963 DVD-Video discs Video recordings for the hearing impaired Biographical television programs Documentary television programs Presidents United States Biography Kennedy, Joseph P. (Joseph Patrick), 1888-1969 Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 Family Kennedy family
Topical Term: DVD-Video discs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Biographical television programs
Documentary television programs
Presidents
Publisher No: AMEX600
MARC Display»

Opinion

Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add a Notice

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Videos

Add a Video

There are no videos for this title yet.

Find it at SCCLD

  Loading...


app03 Version tobio (tobio) Last updated 2014/09/24 12:25