Ken Burns American Lives

Ken Burns American Lives

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Director: Lynn Novick

Cast: Ken Burns, Adam Arkin, Kevin Conway, Lynn Novick

     
 

Product Details

Release Date:
10/25/2005
UPC:
0841887050784
Rating:
NR
Source:
Pbs (Direct)
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[Wide Screen]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround]
Time:
24:40:00

Special Features

Closed Caption

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Adam Arkin Voice Only
Ken Burns Participant
Kevin Conway Mark Twain,Voice Only
Sally Kellerman Narrator
Samuel L. Jackson Jack Johnson
Tom Hanks Horatio Nelson Jackson
Hal Holbrook Interviewee
Keith David Narrator
Murphy Guyer Voice Only
Ossie Davis Narrator
Philip Bosco Voice Only
Ronnie Gilbert Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Arthur Miller Interviewee
Julie Harris Voice Only,Susan B. Anthony
Sam Waterston Voice Only,Thomas Jefferson
Amy Madigan Voice Only
Carolyn McCormick Voice Only
Matthew Broderick Voice Only
Sab Shimono Voice Only
William Styron Interviewee
Edward Herrmann Narrator

Technical Credits
Ken Burns Director
Lynn Novick Director

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Thomas Jefferson
1. Introduction [8:53]
2. Life [18:30]
3. Liberty: Our Sacred Honor [42:23]
4. The Head and the Heart [15:00]
5. Credits [1:57]
1. Introduction [2:19]
2. Liberty: The Age of Experiments [10:32]
3. The Pursuit of Happiness [33:38]
4. Credits [40:31]
Disc #2 -- Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery, Disc 1
1. Introduction [16:14]
2. The Grandfather Spirit [15:57]
3. The Garden of Eden [17:39]
4. Our Friends [11:55]
5. The Real Unknown [14:14]
6. The Portage [6:35]
7. The Northwest Passage [12:19]
8. Credits [7:14]
Disc #3 -- Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery, Disc 2
1. Introduction [13:55]
2. The Most Terrible Mountains [8:44]
3. Watkuweis [9:49]
4. O! the Joy [14:54]
5. Rainy and Wet [24:13]
6. Done for Posterity [9:35]
7. Credits [20:27]
Disc #4 -- Frank Lloyd Wright
1. Introduction [8:36]
2. Truth Against the World [5:57]
3. Order Out of Chaos [15:17]
4. Power Applied to Purpose [8:09]
5. A Temple to Man [4:16]
6. Mamah [7:42]
7. Shining Brow [16:48]
8. Lord of My Waking Dreams [12:47]
9. Credits [2:40]
1. Introduction [:39]
2. Prt II [1:22]
3. The Fellowship [15:15]
4. Hosanna! a Client! [13:29]
5. Just Build Me an Office Building [14:39]
6. I Can't Get Them Out Fast Enough [7:48]
7. I am Immortal [17:56]
8. Credits [2:37]
Disc #5 -- Not for Ourselves Alone
1. Introduction [11:58]
2. I Wish You Were a Boy [7:18]
3. A Drudge or a Doll [3:38]
4. A New Revelation [3:40]
5. A Reformer [4:54]
6. Mental Hunger [4:55]
7. Seneca Falls, NY (July 19-20, 1848) [11:54]
8. A Caged Lion [10:39]
9. Women's Souls [11:19]
10. Man's Sense of Justice [10:23]
11. The Negro's Hour [10:19]
12. Credits [3:50]
1. Introduction [6:38]
2. Done It!! [10:38]
3. Spreading the Word [6:30]
4. Making History [9:49]
5. Wedded to an Idea [10:50]
6. The Solitude of Self [9:18]
7. An Awful Hush [13:44]
8. A Little Bit of Justice [7:29]
9. Winter Wheat [11:31]
10. Credits [3:47]
Disc #6, Side A -- Mark Twain, Disc 1
1. Introduction [16:02]
2. Safe Water [11:43]
3. Roughing It [15:13]
4. Innocents Abroad [7:15]
5. The Best Girl in All the World [11:29]
6. The Gilded Age [9:48]
7. Old Voices [13:45]
8. All Right Then, I'll go to Hell [25:26]
Disc #6, Side B -- Mark Twain, Disc 2
1. Introduction [8:17]
2. A Connecticut Yankee [15:38]
3. Exile [10:06]
4. Following the Equator [23:07]
5. First God Made Idiots [11:04]
6. The Mysterious Stranger [18:06]
7. The American [5:08]
8. Credits [8:14]
1. Twain the Man [9:07]
2. Twain the Writer [5:00]
3. Huck Finn [5:41]
4. Older Twain [4:55]
Disc #7 -- Horatio's Drive
1. Introduction [22:24]
2. Yours Till Death [10:11]
3. The Wonder [13:30]
4. Bud [12:41]
5. A Mighty Lucky Fellow [13:28]
6. History in the Making [12:19]
7. Watch Me Now [9:47]
8. The Distant Brought Near [9:25]
9. Credits [2:53]
1. Romance of the Road [4:19]
2. The First Road Trip [6:10]
3. Horatio Nelson Jackson [4:12]
Disc #8 -- Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson, Disc 1
1. Introduction [1:13]
2. Rise [5:20]
3. The Emperor of Masculinity [5:59]
4. The Forbidden District [10:22]
5. The Golden Smile [16:11]
6. A Hard Man to Handle [15:13]
7. White Hopes [11:31]
8. Independence Day [21:00]
9. A Word to a Black Man [12:03]
10. Credits [9:20]
1. From Johnson's Early Life & Career [:06]
2. On Johnson's Boxing Style & Talent [3:32]
3. On Segregation & the Color Line [4:47]
4. On W.E.B. Dubois & the Niagara Movement, 1905 [2:06]
5. Cut From Johnson Vs. Burns, 1908 [2:41]
6. Alternate Ending for Johnson Vs. Ketchel, 1909 [1:53]
7. Cut From the Prelude to the Johnson Vs. Jeffries Fight, 1910 [1:13]
8. Cut From the Aftermath of the Johnson Vs. Jeffries Fight [4:23]
9. Scenes Cut From Episode II [1:30]
Disc #9 -- Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson, Disc 2
1. Introduction [7:28]
2. Fall [7:07]
3. Smooth Goods [9:07]
4. I am not a Slave [20:25]
5. Everybody Skips [15:06]
6. Hotter Than Hell [17:42]
7. The Greatest [15:26]
8. Ghost in the House [7:07]
9. Credits [2:31]

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