Controversial, Academy Award-winning filmmaker Oliver Stone turns his eye to the complex history of the United States of America with this provocative 12-part documentary series (including two unaired) from Showtime. Drawing on archival materials from around the world, Stone paints a fresh portrait of the country's pivotal decision-making moments from World War II to the Obama administration, arguing that the nation's sole superpower status has given rise to an "empire." Widescreen; Soundtrack: English; interview. 12 chapters on 4 discs. 11 2/3 hrs.