Founding Fathers (2000)
This informative four-part History Channel series goes beyond the textbooks to explore the public and private lives of the men who founded a nation. Adams, Franklin, Jefferson, Madison: everything from their brilliance as politicians to their adulterous affairs is examined through letters and historical accounts, with readings by Brian Dennehy, Burt Reynolds, and James Woods. 3 1/3 hrs. total on two discs. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.
- Mark Hufnail, Melissa Jo Peltier
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Roger Mudd, Keith Arbour, Carol Berkin, Richard Brookhiser, Joseph Ellis, William Fowler, Annette Gordon Reed, Marvin Kitman, Pauline Maier, Barbara Oberg, Jack Rakove, Gary Rosen, Edward Herrmann, Beau Bridges, Peter Coyote, Brian Dennehy, Hal Holbrook, Burt Reynolds, Randy Travis, James Woods, Michael York