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The American Experience: Eleanor Roosevelt (2000)  Video

Posted by quannguyen at Aug. 14, 2010
The American Experience: Eleanor Roosevelt (2000)

The American Experience: Eleanor Roosevelt (2000)
English | DVDRip | 02:22:36 | 608x432 | XviD - 1122Kbps | 29.970fps | MP3 - 128Kbps | 1.3GB
Genre: Documentary | Biography | Crime | History | War

For more than thirty years, Eleanor Roosevelt was America's most powerful woman. Millions adored her, but her FBI file was thicker than a stack of phone books. She spoke out fearlessly for civil rights, and the KKK put a price on her head. She helped Franklin D. Roosevelt rise to power and was one of his most valuable political assets, but the media satirized her as an ugly busybody. Drawing on interviews with her closest relatives, friends, and biographers, as well as rare home movie footage.

PBS - American Experience: Grand Coulee Dam (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at April 22, 2017
PBS - American Experience: Grand Coulee Dam (2017)

PBS - American Experience: Grand Coulee Dam (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3911 Kbps | 52mn 23s | 1.60 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary | Biography | History

Featuring the men and women who lived and worked at Grand Coulee and the Native people whose lives were changed, alongside historians and engineers, this AMERICAN EXPERIENCE film explores how the crucial tension between technological achievement and environmental impact hangs over the project's legacy.

PBS - American Experience: The Great War (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at April 13, 2017
PBS - American Experience: The Great War (2017)

PBS - American Experience: The Great War (2017)
WEB-DL | 960x716 | .MKV/AVC @ 3912 Kbps | ~360min | 10.4 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary | Biography | History

This is the story of World War I through the voices of nurses, journalists, aviators, and American troops, and through the experiences of African-American and Latino soldiers, suffragists, Native American "code talkers," and others whose participation in the war to "make the world safe for democracy" has been largely forgotten.
PBS - American Experience: The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln (2009)

PBS - American Experience: The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln (2009)
HDTV | 1274x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2062 Kbps | 53mn 8s | 874 MiB
Audio: English AC3 192 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary | Biography | History

A highlight of the nationwide Lincoln Bicentennial celebration is this unprecedented two-hour documentary on the life and legacy of the man widely considered one of our best - and most enigmatic - presidents. It addresses many of the controversies surrounding Lincoln about race, equality, religion, politics, and depression by carefully interpreting evidence from those who knew him and those who study him today.

PBS American Experience - Oklahoma City (2017)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Feb. 20, 2017
PBS American Experience - Oklahoma City (2017)

PBS American Experience - Oklahoma City (2017)
WEB-DL | 720 x 400 | .MP4/AVC @ 1038 Kbps | 1h 41mn | 853 MB
Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Oklahoma City traces the events that led McVeigh to that day and recounts the stories of the survivors, first-responders, U.S. Marshals, FBI investigators and journalists who covered the events. The film provides an in-depth and provocative exploration of the white supremacist, extremist militia movement that rose to prominence in the early 1990s and still makes news today.

PBS American Experience - The Lobotomist (2008)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Feb. 18, 2017
PBS American Experience - The Lobotomist (2008)

PBS American Experience - The Lobotomist (2008)
PDTV | 720x400 | .AVI/XviD @ 1663 Kbps | 53mn 53s | 699 MiB
Audio: English MP3 138 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

In the 1940s Dr. Walter Freeman gained fame for perfecting the lobotomy, then hailed as a miracle cure for the severely mentally ill. It was hailed by the New York Times as "surgery of the soul," a groundbreaking medical procedure that promised hope to the most distressed mentally ill patients and their families. But what began as an operation of last resort was soon being performed at some fifty state asylums, often to devastating results. Little more than a decade after his rise to fame, Walter Freeman, the neurologist who championed the procedure, was decried as a moral monster, and lobotomy one of the most barbaric mistakes of modern medicine.

PBS American Experience - Ruby Ridge (2017)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Feb. 16, 2017
PBS American Experience - Ruby Ridge (2017)

PBS American Experience - Ruby Ridge (2017)
WEBRip | 1920 x 1080 | .MKV/AVC @ 6387 Kbps | 53mn 12s | 2.49 GB
Audio: English AAC 159 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Biography, History

Shortly before dawn on August 21, 1992, six heavily armed U.S. marshals made their way up to the isolated mountaintop home of Randy and Vicki Weaver and their three children on Ruby Ridge in Northern Idaho. Charged with selling two illegal sawed-off shotguns to an undercover agent, Weaver had failed to appear in court and law enforcement was tasked with bringing him in. For months, the Weavers had been holed up on their property with a cache of firearms, including automatic weapons.

PBS - American Experience: Ruby Ridge (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Feb. 16, 2017
PBS - American Experience: Ruby Ridge (2017)

PBS - American Experience: Ruby Ridge (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2783 Kbps | 53mn 10s | 1.20 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary | Biography | History

Shortly before dawn on August 21, 1992, six heavily armed U.S. marshals made their way up to the isolated mountaintop home of Randy and Vicki Weaver and their three children on Ruby Ridge in Northern Idaho. Charged with selling two illegal sawed-off shotguns to an undercover agent, Weaver had failed to appear in court and law enforcement was tasked with bringing him in. For months, the Weavers had been holed up on their property with a cache of firearms, including automatic weapons. When the federal agents surveilling the property crossed paths with members of the family, a firefight broke out.

PBS American Experience - The Perfect Crime (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Feb. 11, 2017
PBS American Experience - The Perfect Crime (2016)

PBS American Experience - The Perfect Crime (2016)
HDTV | 1920 x 1080 | .MKV/AVC @ 2244 Kbps | 53mn 46s | 915 MB
Audio: English AAC 132 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Crime

The Perfect Crime tells the shocking story of Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb; wealthy college students who had planned to abduct and kill a child at random just to prove they were smart enough to get away with it. Their lawyer summoned experts to show that the murderers had been shaped by childhood trauma, setting off a national debate about morality, individual responsibility, and capital punishment.

PBS - American Experience: Oklahoma City (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Feb. 9, 2017
PBS - American Experience: Oklahoma City (2017)

PBS - American Experience: Oklahoma City (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 1661 Kbps | 1h 53mn | 1.45 GiB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Oklahoma City traces the events that led McVeigh to that day and recounts the stories of the survivors, first-responders, U.S. Marshals, FBI investigators and journalists who covered the events. The film provides an in-depth and provocative exploration of the white supremacist, extremist militia movement that rose to prominence in the early 1990s and still makes news today.