Untold History Of The United S Oliver Stone History
"Chapter 8: Reagan, Gorbachev And The Third World-Right Of The Right" -Carter's dreams of change give way to Ronald Reagan's secret wars in Afghanistan and Central America. Gerbachev emerges. Fresh opportunities for peace arise. The debate over Reagan's legacy. Directed and narrated by Oliver Stone. "Chapter 9: Bush And Clinton: Squandered Peace-New World Order" -Russia introduced to American Capitalism.
"At last the world knows America as the savior of the world!" - Woodrow Wilson The notion of American exceptionalism, dating back to John Winthrop's 1630 sermon aboard the Arabella, still warps Americans' understanding of their nation's role in the world. Most are loathe to admit that the United States has any imperial pretensions. But history tells a different story as filmmaker Oliver Stone and historian Peter Kuznick reveal in this riveting account of the rise and decline of the American empire.
"World Trade Center": From three-time Academy Award(R) winner Oliver Stone comes this inspiring true story about courage, family and our nation's unyielding spirit. Oscar(R) winner Nicolas Cage and Michael Pena ("Crash") star as John McLouglin and Will Jimeno, two New York City Port Authority policeman who were trapped in the rubble of September 11, 2001.
This 12-chapter documentary series was created and executive produced by Academy Award(R)-winning writer/director Oliver Stone. As Americans, do we really know and understand our shared and complicated history? How do we recall the small details and forgotten players that influenced some of the biggest events from America's past? Will our children actually get the whole story from reading history books? And how will it affect the future of our country? Chapters include: "World War II", "Roosevelt, Truman & Wallace", "The Bomb", "The Cold War", "The '50s: Eisenhower, The Bomb & The Third World", "JFK: To The Brink", "Johnson, Nixon & Vietnam: Reversal Of Fortune", "Reagan, Gorbachev & Third World-Rise of the Right", "Bush & Clinton: Squandered Peace-New World Order", "Bush II & Obama - Age of Terror", "Prologue: Chapter A - World War I, The Russian Evolution & Woodrow Wilson: Roots of Empire", "Prologue: Chapter B - 1920-1940: Roosevelt, Hitler, Stalin: The Battle of Ideas".