A dramatic retelling of the post- Watergate television interviews between British talk-show host David Frost and former president Richard Nixon. The presidencies of Kennedy and Johnson, the events of Vietnam, Watergate and other historical events unfold through the perspective of an Alabama man with an IQ of 75, whose only desire is to be reunited with his childhood sweetheart.
An old man recalls his time painting houses for his friend, Jimmy Hoffa, through the 1950-70s. When a congressional aide is killed, a Washington, D.C. journalist starts investigating the case involving the Representative, his old college friend.
The story of Dick Cheney, an unassuming bureaucratic Washington insider, who quietly wielded immense power as Vice President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways that we still feel today. A cover-up spanning four U.S. Presidents pushes the country's first female newspaper publisher and her editor to join an unprecedented battle between press and government.
A Senatorial candidate falls for a hotel maid, thinking she is a socialite, when he sees her trying on a wealthy woman's dress. A dramatic retelling of the post- Watergate television interviews between British talk-show host David Frost and former president Richard Nixon.
A biographical story of former U.S. President Richard Nixon, from his days as a young boy, to his eventual Presidency, which ended in shame. Two girls wander away from a White House tour and meet President Nixon.
Based on real life events, Assassination is set in 1974 and centers on a businessman who decides to take extreme measures to achieve his American dream. Mike Brady becomes the President of the United States, and names Carol as his V.P.
A paranoid power-abuser, but also all too human--a confused, pathetic individual who cannot fully comprehend how, in less than one year, he can lose everything he has worked for in life. In a Philadelphia convent, two nuns battle it out to be elected to the position of head abbess, and neither is about to let anything stand in the way of getting what she wants.
Based on the autobiography of G. Gordon Lindy, who spent four years and six months in prison following the Watergate scandal. The story of the late J. Edgar Hoover, who was head of the FBI from 1924-1972.
The film follows Hoover from his racket-busting days through his reign under eight U.S. presidents. Charles Colson was involved in the infamous Watergate scandal that brought down the administration of former President Richard Nixon.
Colson was sentenced to prison for the crimes he ... See full summary ». This insane comedy series examines President Donald Trump's first 100 days in office.
A reporter who has had an affair with the daughter of the U.S. President is sent to Hungary. There he is bitten by a werewolf, and then gets transferred back to Washington, where he gets a ... See full summary ».
The story of a power-hungry U.S. President, and the men, with whom he surrounds himself, in order to keep his hold on power. Based on John Ehrlich man's book about the Nixon administration.
Stone, who leads a one-man crusade against government deception. Looks back at Watergate, the original game changer of America politics.
Originally broadcast in May 1977, this series of interviews between Sir David Frost and U.S. President Richard Nixon, delves into the various controversies of Nixon's presidency, ... See full summary ». Convicted gun runner, Las Vegas visionary, crusading newspaper publisher, target of the Watergate burglars, hero of Israel's War of Independence, these are only some the highlights of Hank ... See full summary ».
Television series docudrama traces the career of John Dean, special counsel of president Nixon. “The Most Dangerous Man in America” is the story of what happens when a former Pentagon insider, armed only with his conscience, steadfast determination, and a file cabinet full of ... See full summary ».
A dark political satire about how Sammy Davis, Jr. caused Watergate. This special report by Bill Myers illustrates and evidences about the contradictions revolving U.S. government when it comes to actually follow and obey the Constitution and its rulings.
China's first manned mission to the Moon reveals the Apollo 11 cover-up that mankind has never been alone. Numerous clips from The Dick Caveat Show are used to portrayal how, from 1972 to 1974, popular talk show host Dick Caveat covered in great detail the Watergate scandal on his show.
A fresh look at the controversial career and presidency of Richard Nixon. Reynolds argues that Nixon was genuinely successful as an international statesman.
Yet behind the scenes, Nixon's diplomacy was a story of intrigue and rivalry. The life and times of the evangelist Billy Graham are the subject of this documentary.
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In the days since Mark Felt outed himself as Deep Throat, the requisite cinematic clip is the scene in All the President’s Men in which Robert Redford’s Bob Woodward meets Hal Holbrook in a parking garage. Our long national guessing game is over, and we have been left with a dreary hangover: The protagonist in our great whodunit was an apolitical career civil servant who used leaks to assert institutional prerogatives.
The more we learn about the affair, the more prosaic it becomes: Woodward met Deep Throat in a waiting room and initially sought him out for career counseling? Unlike the movie that made Woodward and Bernstein into matinée idols, the 1999 comedy Dick stripped Watergate of its cloak-and-dagger and left it in pigtails.
Arlene and Betsy, two 15-year-old Washington girls, stumble onto G. Gordon Lindy mid-burglary when sneaking out of a Watergate apartment after bedtime to get a contest submission to the magazine Tiger Beat postmarked by midnight. They end up in the Oval Office because Nixon pawns off dog-walking duties on them and win his lightheaded trust after delivering cookies inadvertently laced with marijuana.
In exploring each little question raised by the events in Dallas (including many that are settled, in the eyes of every serious scholar), Stone seeks out the most abstrusely nefarious explanation possible. JFK appeared just at the Cold War’s end, before the romance of espionage had withered away, when the Alger Hiss question was still good parlor-game fodder.
Deep Throat Jason Towards ... Ben Bradley Jane Alexander ... Bookkeeper Meredith Baxter ... Debbie Sloan Ned Beatty ... Paris Stephen Collins ... Hugh Sloan Penny Fuller ... Sally Aiken John Martin ... Foreign Editor Robert Walden ... Donald Peretti Frank Wills ... Frank Wills F. Murray Abraham ... Arresting Officer #1 View production, box office, & company info. Edit In the run-up to the 1972 elections, Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward covers what seems to be a minor break-in at the Democratic Party National headquarters.
He is surprised to find top lawyers already on the defense case, and the discovery of names and addresses of Republican fund organizers on the accused further arouses his suspicions. The editor of the Post is prepared to run with the story and assigns Woodward and Carl Bernstein to it.
Quotes Walter Cronkite : Now here comes the president's helicopter, Marine Helicopter Number One, landing on the plaza on the east side of the east front of the Capitol. Crazy Credits The opening Warner Bros.