West Point

West Point

Director: Jack McDonald

Cast: Jack McDonald

     
 
This PBS documentary on the history of West Point comes to DVD with a standard full-frame transfer that preserves the original broadcast aspect ratio of 1.33:1. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Surround. There are no subtitles, but the soundtrack is closed-captioned. There are no supplemental materials of any consequence, making it difficult to

Overview

This PBS documentary on the history of West Point comes to DVD with a standard full-frame transfer that preserves the original broadcast aspect ratio of 1.33:1. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Surround. There are no subtitles, but the soundtrack is closed-captioned. There are no supplemental materials of any consequence, making it difficult to recommend this DVD to anyone who does not have an interest in the subject matter.

Product Details

Release Date:
05/17/2005
UPC:
0841887050371
Original Release:
2002
Rating:
NR
Source:
Pbs (Direct)
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[Wide Screen]
Time:
2:00:00
Sales rank:
73,345

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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Introduction [1:18]
2. A School for Soldiers [6:05]
3. History of the Long Gray Line [12:20]
4. Duty, Honor, Country [5:25]
5. A Nursery for Aristocrats [2:53]
6. The Mexican War [5:57]
7. The Secession of the States [10:13]
8. A Surrender, a Reunion & a Celebration [3:53]
9. African Americans at West Point [4:29]
10. The Age if Iron [6:53]
11. World War I [9:53]
12. The Rise of Eisenhower [7:37]
13. The Golden Ages [12:33]
14. The Vietnam War [9:36]
15. Women in the Army [7:25]
16. Conclusion [8:06]
17. Credits [1:04]

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