The 2000s

The 2000s

The Platinum Age of Television This episode explores the creative renaissance in television as audiences enjoyed groundbreaking shows such as The Sopranos, Mad Men, Breaking Bad, Lost, Survivor, American Idol, Glee and The Office. WATCH NOW Mission Accomplished This...
History of Comedy 2

History of Comedy 2

Carnal Knowledge One of the oldest forms of comedy, sexual humor, has been a part of funny storytelling throughout history. From Aristophanes to Shakespeare to Sarah Silverman, the ubiquitous nature of relationships and sexual pursuits throughout life has made sexual...
1968

1968

A CNN ORIGINAL SERIES EVENT The year that changed America. Part One: Winter The months of 1968 signal the beginning of a momentous, tumultuous and historic year. U.S. Marines are besieged at Khe Sanh and the Viet Cong launch the Tet offensive, the turning point in the...
American Dynasties: The Kennedys

American Dynasties: The Kennedys

Episode 1: The Power of Wealth Joseph “Joe” Kennedy’s political ambition passes first to his son Joe Jr. and then to reluctant second son, Jack. WATCH NOW Episode 2: The Path to Power John F. Kennedy launches a long-shot bid for power, but the seemingly perfect...
Pope: The Most Powerful Man In History

Pope: The Most Powerful Man In History

PLAY THE TRAILER Episode 101: The Rise of the Pope Go back 2,000 years to see how the papacy and Catholicism spread throughout Europe. Episode 102: The Resignation of Benedict XVI The challenge of balancing spiritual and worldly interests changes as papal authority...