Presidents

Overview

From George Washington to Barack Obama, this eight-part series examines takes a look at those who have held the office of Commander in Chief throughout American history, highlighting their strengths, weaknesses, and the personality traits that helped paved their journeys to the White House. Among the footage includes rare photographs and footage, insight from a variety of journalists, scholars, and politicians, and interviews with former President Jimmy Carter.
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Overview

From George Washington to Barack Obama, this eight-part series examines takes a look at those who have held the office of Commander in Chief throughout American history, highlighting their strengths, weaknesses, and the personality traits that helped paved their journeys to the White House. Among the footage includes rare photographs and footage, insight from a variety of journalists, scholars, and politicians, and interviews with former President Jimmy Carter.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Barack Obama episode of Biography; Feature-lenth documentary; All the Presidents' Wives; Timeline of U.S. Presidents
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/17/2012
  • UPC: 733961268577
  • Source: A&E Home Video
  • Time: 6:47:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 13,987

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Presidents
1. George Washington (1789-1797) [12:39]
2. John Adams (1797-1801) [8:17]
3. Thomas Jefferson (1801-1809) [9:25]
4. James Madison (1809-1817) [6:28]
5. James Monroe (1817-1825) [7:25]
6. Credits [:20]
1. John Quincy Adams (1825-1829) [11:31]
2. Andrew Jackson (1829-1837) [15:28]
3. Martin Van Buren (1837-1841) [4:07]
4. William Henry Harrison (1841) [3:31]
5. John Tyler (1841-1845) [4:18]
6. James K. Polk (1845-1849) [5:20]
7. Credits [:20]
1. Zachary Taylor (1849-1850) [6:56]
2. Millard Fillmore (1850-1853) [4:17]
3. Franklin Pierce (1853-1857) [6:27]
4. James Buchanan (1857-1861) [5:32]
5. Abraham Lincoln (1861-1865) [21:03]
6. Credits [:20]
Disc #2 -- Presidents
1. Andrew Johnson (1865-1869) [6:56]
2. Ulysses S. Grant (1869-1877) [4:17]
3. Rutherford B. Hayes (1877-1881) [6:27]
4. James A. Garfield (1881) [5:32]
5. Chester A. Arthur (1881-1885) [21:03]
6. Credits [:20]
1. Grover Cleveland (1885-1889) [6:56]
2. Benjamin Harrison (1889-1893) [4:17]
3. Grover Cleveland (1893-1897) [6:27]
4. William McKinley (1897-1901) [5:32]
5. Theodore Roosevelt (1901-1909) [21:03]
6. William Howard Taft (1909-1913) [:20]
6. Credits [:20]
1. Woodrow Wilson (1913-1921) [6:56]
2. Warren C. Harding (1921-1923) [4:17]
3. Calvin Coolidge (1923-1929) [6:27]
4. Herbert Hoover (1929-1933) [5:32]
5. Franklin D. Roosevelt (1933-1945) [21:03]
6. Credits [:20]
Disc #3 -- Presidents
2. Dwight D. Eisenhower (1953-1961) [7:41]
3. John F. Kennedy (1961-1963) [8:19]
4. Lyndon B. Johnson (1963-1969) [7:12]
5. Richard M. Nixon (1969-1974) [6:45]
6. Gerald R. Ford (1974-1977) [3:46]
7. Credits [:20]
1. Jimmy Carter (1977-1981) [12:10]
2. Ronald Reagan (1981-1989) [10:54]
3. George Bush (1989-1993) [6:54]
4. Bill Clinton (1993-2001) [7:30]
5. George W. Bush (2001-Present) [6:46]
6. Credits [:20]
1. Pillow Talk [5:40]
2. Mamie Eisenhower (1953-1961) [9:02]
3. Eleanor Roosevelt (1933-1945) [9:55]
4. Jacqueline Kennedy (1961-1963) [19:47]
5. Betty Ford (1974-1977) [8:15]
6. Lady Bird Johnson (1963-1969) [4:58]
7. White House Renovations [6:34]
8. Extravagant First Ladies [3:53]
9. Widowed Women [9:41]
10. Unorthodox Behavior [3:20]
11. The Presidents is in Love [9:00]
12. Credits [:29]
Disc #4 -- Presidents
1. Introduction [2:28]
2. Early Life [4:21]
3. Youth in Hawaii [6:49]
4. Harvard Law [4:01]
5. Public Life [11:44]
6. 2004 Convention [7:06]
7. Primaries [4:50]
8. Presidential Win [3:37]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Presidents
   Washington to Monroe: 1789-1825
      Play Program
   John Q. Adams to Polk: 1825-1849
      Play Program
   Taylor to Lincoln: 1849-1865
      Play Program
Disc #2 -- Presidents
   Andrew Johnson to Arthur: 1865-1885
      Play Program
   Cleveland to Taft: 1885-1913
      Play Program
   Wilson to Franklin D. Roosevelt: 1913-1945
      Play Program
Disc #3 -- Presidents
   Truman to Ford: 1945-1977
      Play Program
      Harry S. Truman (1945-1953)
   Carter to George W. Bush: 1977-President
      Play Program
   Bonus Documentary: All the Presidtents' Wives
      Play Program
   Timeline of U.S. Presidents
Disc #4 -- Presidents
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