Tag Archives: United States

Fight the Power: The Protests That Changed America (2021) Rated NR

A documentary focuses on key impacts of protests on the evolution of the United States, from past to present. Starring Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Jelani Cobb, and Robyn Muncy.  There are a couple of problems with this film. Abdul-Jabbar tells us the … Continue reading

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Breaking Bobby Bones (NatGeo) Rated NR

Radio Personality Bobby Bones travels the country to showcase challenging jobs and the people that inspire us. Starring  Bobby Bones. This show is a typical reality show as Bones travels around the United States meeting people who do challenging jobs. They, … Continue reading

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9/11 State of Emergency (2010) Rated NR

A drama documentary on the events of 9/11 from the key decision makers of that day. Starring Betty Ong, Ben Sliney, and Kelly Reyher. This documentary follows 9/11 throughout the day, starting with the first person to sound the alarm, Betty … Continue reading

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Sicario (2015) Rated R

An FBI agent is called into a government task force that is fighting the war on drugs at the Mexican-United States border. Starring Emily Blunt, Benicio Del Toro, and Josh Brolin. This film takes us into the world of drug smuggling. We … Continue reading

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Asian Americans (PBS) Rated TV-14

The show chronicles the lives of Asian Americans as they contribute to the country and face challenges as the fastest-growing ethnic group in America. Starring Ming Na Wen, Satsuki Ina, Greg Watanabe, Daniel Dae Kim, and Tamlyn Tomita. This is … Continue reading

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Washington (2020) Rated TV-14

The story of a fatherless soldier who rose from a British loyalist to a General in the Continental Army to the President of the new country, the United States. Starring Jeff Daniels, Nicholas Rowe, and Nia Roberts.  This series tells … Continue reading

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Relative Race (BYUtv) Rated TV-G

A race uses DNA as a roadmap around the United States as four teams race to find their family members to win $25,000. Starring Rolexis Delaney and Dan Debenham. Bring your tissues when you watch this show. Each leg of … Continue reading

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Space Men (PBS) Rated TV-PG

U.S. Air Force pilots and scientists work at starting the United States space program. Starring Francis French and Michael Murphy. This episode tells the story of Project Manhigh, where the first Air Force pilots and scientists lay the groundwork to … Continue reading

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Divided States (A&E) Rated TV-14

 A&E looks that the race relations that are dividing the United States. Starring Jackie Jesko The show looks at different racial tensions and hate crimes that have happened in the last few years. The miniseries talks to the victims of these … Continue reading

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The Vietnam War (PBS) Rated TV-MA

 A documentary from Ken Burns about The Vietnam War. Starring Peter Coyote. This documentary begins with the Vietnamese revolution against the French colonial occupation of Vietnam in 1858, which led to the divide of Vietnam in Geneva. From there,  the United … Continue reading

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