Making of the President

Making of the President

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Product Details

Release Date: 07/05/2011
UPC: 0054961866892
Rating: NR
Source: Athena
Presentation: [Full Frame]
Time: 3:57:00
Sales rank: 60,806

Special Features

Bonus programs: A Thousand Days: A Tribute to John F. Kennedy (an homage first shown at the '64 Democratic National Convention), and The March of Time: Seven Days in the Life of the President (an intimate look at Lyndon B. Johnson); 16-page viewer's guide, featuring White's essay on Wolper's documentaries, a biography of White, and articles on campaign platforms and some quixotic campaigners; The Contenders after Their Campaigns: updated biograhies on candidates who did not win their party's nomination

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits

Technical Credits
Mel Stuart Director

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- The Making of the President - 1960
1. Seven Potential Presidents [7:37]
2. The Primaries [10:04]
3. Politicking, New and Old [5:09]
4. The Democratic National Convention [9:21]
5. The Republican Nomination [8:37]
6. A Shifting Population [9:06]
7. The First Great Debate [7:17]
8. Last Weeks of the Campaign [4:43]
9. Election Day [5:04]
10. So Power Passes [9:05]
Disc #2 -- The Making of the President -1964
1. Part One: The Battle for the Nomination: After Kennedy [5:43]
2. Part One: The Battle for the Nomination: Choosing a Republican Candidate [9:51]
3. Part One: The Battle for the Nomination: The Battle for California [4:48]
4. Part One: The Battle for the Nomination: The Democrats' Focus [10:36]
5. Part One: The Battle for the Nomination: Nominating Goldwater [11:35]
1. Part Two: The Battle for the Presidency: Johnson's Running Mate [10:02]
2. Part Two: The Battle for the Presidency: How They Got There [5:33]
3. Part Two: The Battle for the Presidency: Goldwater's Image [4:52]
4. Part Two: The Battle for the Presidency: Every Vote Counts [6:31]
5. Part Two: The Battle for the Presidency: November 3, 1964 [:22]
Disc #3 -- The Making of the President - 1968
1. The Years of the Grotesque [8:22]
2. Nixon's the One! [8:50]
3. Johnson Quits [8:46]
4. Increasing Violence [7:53]
5. Kennedy in California [7:51]
6. Reagan and Rocky Vs. Chicago [8:51]
7. Democrats in Chicago [8:00]
8. A Crippled Party [4:18]
9. The Intruder [8:31]
10. Nixon Squeaks by [7:51]

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