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1. Alaska Far Away: The New Deal Pioneers of the Matanuska Colony (2008)

91 min | Documentary

9.3
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'Alaska Far Away' tells the story of the Matanuska Colonization Project of 1935, a creative and controversial New Deal program that relocated 202 families devastated by the Great Depression... See full summary »

Directors: Paul Hill, Joan Juster | Star: Peter Coyote

Votes: 6

2. Deadwood (2004–2006)
Episode: Sold Under Sin (2004)

TV-MA | 60 min | Crime, Drama, History

9.2
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General Crook rolls into Deadwood with his troops, known as "Custer's avengers," and the Yankton magistrate, Clagett, prompting a parade and business solicitations from E.B. Farnum and Cy ... See full summary »

Director: Davis Guggenheim | Stars: Timothy Olyphant, Ian McShane, Molly Parker, Jim Beaver

Votes: 938

3. Rise Above the Mark (2014)

65 min | Documentary

9.1
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Rise Above the Mark is a documentary narrated by Peter Coyote that brings to light the heartbreaking realities of public education. It's the story of what happens when politics enters the ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Klink | Stars: Peter Coyote, Diane Ravitch, Linda Darling-Hammond, Marc Tucker

Votes: 15

4. The Roosevelts: An Intimate History (2014– )

Documentary

8.9
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A documentary that weaves together the stories of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics.

Stars: Meryl Streep, Edward Herrmann, George Will, Doris Kearns Goodwin

Votes: 1,194

5. Intelligence (2014)
Episode: Being Human (2014)

TV-14 | 43 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

8.9
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Riley and Gabriel are shocked when the identities of sleeper agents embedded in the U.S. government are revealed.

Director: Stephen Williams | Stars: Josh Holloway, Meghan Ory, John Billingsley, P.J. Byrne

Votes: 290

6. Nature (1982– )

60 min | Documentary, Family

8.8
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Documentary series exploring various global wildlife issues and subjects.

Stars: F. Murray Abraham, Chris Morgan, George Page, David Attenborough

Votes: 423

7. National Geographic Specials (1965– )

60 min | Documentary, History

8.8
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For over 30 years, the National Geographic Society has presented specials on nature, foreign culture, scientific breakthroughs, and things which fall under the general category of "neat ... See full summary »

Stars: Alexander Scourby, Leslie Nielsen, Joseph Campanella, Richard Kiley

Votes: 237

8. Every War Has Two Losers (2009)

32 min | Documentary, Short, War

8.8
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Every War Has Two Loser, is based on the journals of poet William Stafford. Stafford was a conscientious objector in World War Two. Facing war, Stafford chose peace. He challenged deeply ... See full summary »

Director: Haydn Reiss | Stars: Coleman Barks, Robert Bly, Peter Coyote, John Gorka

Votes: 6

9. The National Parks: America's Best Idea (2009– )
Episode: The Last Refuge: 1890-1915 (2009)

131 min | Documentary, History

8.8
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At the end of the 19th century, some Americans begin to question the nation's headlong rush across the continent that has devastated forests and ravaged entire species of animals. ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Burns | Stars: Peter Coyote, Shelton Johnson, Clay Jenkinson, Terry Tempest Williams

Votes: 40

10. Deadwood (2004–2006)

TV-MA | 55 min | Crime, Drama, History

8.7
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A show set in the late 1800s, revolving around the characters of Deadwood, South Dakota; a town of deep corruption and crime.

Stars: Timothy Olyphant, Ian McShane, Molly Parker, Brad Dourif

Votes: 70,686

11. Avonlea (1990–1996)

PG | 60 min | Drama, Adventure, Family

8.7
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A young rich girl is sent to live with relatives in Prince Edward Island in early 1900s.

Stars: Zachary Bennett, Lally Cadeau, Mag Ruffman, Cedric Smith

Votes: 3,099

12. It Was 20 Years Ago Today (1987)

Documentary, Music

8.7
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An examination of the classic rock album, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, and the year of its debut, 1967.

Director: John Sheppard | Stars: Peter Coyote, Allen Ginsberg, George Harrison, Abbie Hoffman

Votes: 85

13. The Drug Years (2006– )

Documentary

8.7
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A look at the rise of illicit drug use and its cultural influence in the second half of the last century.

Stars: Anthony DeCurtis, Martin Torgoff, John Leland, Corey Feldman

Votes: 315

14. The Shape of Life (2001– )

Documentary

8.7
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Stars: Peter Coyote, Kristi Curry Rogers

Votes: 34

15. Free Wheels East (2010)

94 min | Documentary, Adventure

8.7
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Cousins Jamie and Ben set off on an extraordinary three year adventure; without know-how or training they attempt to ride bicycles on every continent without using airplanes.

Directors: Jamie Mackenzie, Ben Wylson | Stars: Jamie Mackenzie, Ben Wylson, Jack Wylson, Peter Coyote

Votes: 39

16. The National Parks: America's Best Idea (2009– )
Episode: Going Home: 1920-1933 (2009)

115 min | Documentary, History

8.7
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As the nation enters the 1920s, Stephen Mather and Horace Albright ally themselves with the automobile to "democratize" the national parks and attract more Americans to them. Nebraskans ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Burns | Stars: Peter Coyote, Ruth Kirk, Dayton Duncan, Alfred Runte

Votes: 35

17. Nature (1982– )
Episode: John Denver: Let This Be a Voice (1998)

Documentary, Family

8.7
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Director: Sandy Ostertag | Stars: Peter Coyote, John Denver

Votes: 15

18. The National Parks: America's Best Idea (2009– )
Episode: The Empire of Grandeur: 1915-1919 (2009)

111 min | Documentary, History

8.7
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America boasts a dozen national parks as the park idea turns 50 years old. A millionaire businessman named Stephen Mather impulsively accepts the offer to oversee them for one year. Mather ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Burns | Stars: Peter Coyote, Shelton Johnson, William Cronon, Kim Heacox

Votes: 35

19. Intelligence (2014)
Episode: The Event Horizon (2014)

TV-14 | 40 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

8.7
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After being framed by Mei Chen with the murder of the Deputy Director of the FBI, Gabriel has to run against time to prove his innocence.

Director: Russell Lee Fine | Stars: Josh Holloway, Meghan Ory, John Billingsley, P.J. Byrne

Votes: 257

20. The Roosevelts: An Intimate History (2014– )
Episode: The Fire of Life (1910-1919) (2014)

Documentary

8.7
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FDR, now 28 years old, first sought and won elected office in 1910 when he ran for a seat in the New York state senate. He ran and won as a Democrat and his party did well in these midterm ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Burns | Stars: Jonathan Alter, William Jennings Bryan, Keith Carradine, Patricia Clarkson

Votes: 87

21. The Roosevelts: An Intimate History (2014– )
Episode: The Storm (1920-1933) (2014)

Documentary

8.7
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Franklin Roosevelt was nominated as the vice presidential candidate for the 1920 election. He campaigned vigorously and was joined by Eleanor who, along with all other women, were going to ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Burns | Stars: Jonathan Alter, Keith Carradine, Kevin Conway, Blanche Wiesen Cook

Votes: 78

22. The Sixties (2013– )

60 min | Documentary, History

8.6
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A ten-part documentary series focusing on the politics, music, technical advancements, drugs, and the "free love" movement of the 1960s.

Stars: John Heilemann, Robert Dallek, Dan Rather, Morley Safer

Votes: 791

23. The National Parks: America's Best Idea (2009– )

120 min | Documentary, History

8.6
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The history of the U.S. National Parks system, including the initial ideas which led to the world's first national parks and the expansion of the system over 150 years.

Stars: Peter Coyote, William Cronon, Dayton Duncan, Shelton Johnson

Votes: 1,032

24. What If Cannabis Cured Cancer (2010)

60 min | Documentary, News

8.6
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Could the chemicals found in marijuana prevent and even heal several deadly cancers? Could the tumor regulating properties of cannabinoids someday replace the debilitating drugs, ... See full summary »

Director: Len Richmond | Stars: Roseanne Barr, Peter Coyote, Malcolm McDowell

Votes: 215

25. Angel Azul (2014)

74 min | Documentary, Drama

8.6
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Through the hauntingly beautiful lure of Jason deCaire's Taylor's underwater, life-like statues we witness the birth of an artificial coral reef, learn how we are inextricably connected to ... See full summary »

Director: Marcy Cravat | Stars: Jason DeCaires Taylor, Peter Coyote, Sylvia Earle, Thomas Goreau

Votes: 15

26. Save the American Wild Horse (2007)

25 min | Documentary, Short

8.6
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The American Wild Horse explores the plight of this pure symbol of American freedom. Viggo Mortensen, Sheryl Crow and a diverse array of wild horse experts cover the round-up, removal, and in some cases slaughter of America's Wild Horses.

Director: James Kleinert | Stars: Rick Allen, Peter Coyote, Sheryl Crow, David Glenn

Votes: 49

27. Texas Gold (2005)

21 min | Documentary, Short

8.6
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Portrait of Diane Wilson, local shrimper turned activist in Seadrift, Texas, along Highway 185 where giant petrochemical companies make Calhoun County the nation's most polluting. Wilson ... See full summary »

Director: Carolyn M. Scott | Stars: Peter Coyote, Kinnu Krishnaveni, Patsy Northcutt

Votes: 5

28. Gonzo Utopia (2006)

38 min | Documentary, Short

8.6
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Director: Lance Miccio | Stars: Ken Babbs, Neil Cassidy, Country Joe and the Fish, Peter Coyote

Votes: 12

29. Perception (2012–2015)
Episode: Dirty (2014)

TV-14 | 42 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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Donnie wakes up next to dead Shelby, calls Pierce to help him. Pierce and Moretti tries to clear his name. Pierce's father gets mistaken as Ruby's husband. He asks him and Moretti to find her actual husband (a wanted gangster).

Director: LeVar Burton | Stars: Eric McCormack, Rachael Leigh Cook, Kelly Rowan, Arjay Smith

Votes: 104

30. The Roosevelts: An Intimate History (2014– )
Episode: The Common Cause (1939-1944) (2014)

Documentary

8.6
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After the German invasion of Poland in September 1939 Franklin Roosevelt assured the nation that the USA would remain neutral. The public generally agreed. He did ask Congress to authorize ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Burns | Stars: Peter Coyote, Meryl Streep, Patricia Clarkson, Edward Herrmann

Votes: 78

31. The National Parks: America's Best Idea (2009– )
Episode: The Morning of Creation: 1946-1980 (2009)

114 min | Documentary, History

8.6
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After World War II, an increasingly mobile and affluent nation begins placing demands on the parks as never before, and the parks are in danger of being "loved to death." A Park Service ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Burns | Stars: Peter Coyote, Dayton Duncan, William Cronon, Paul Schullery

Votes: 31

32. The Roosevelts: An Intimate History (2014– )
Episode: The Rising Road (1933-1939) (2014)

Documentary

8.6
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By the time Franklin was inaugurated in March 1933, 5000 banks had failed and 9 million bank accounts were wiped out. He declared a 3 day bank holiday and went on the radio urging people to... See full summary »

Director: Ken Burns | Stars: Peter Coyote, Meryl Streep, Patricia Clarkson, Edward Herrmann

Votes: 82

33. The National Parks: America's Best Idea (2009– )
Episode: The Scripture of Nature: 1851-1890 (2009)

114 min | Documentary, History

8.6
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A study of the first ideas which led to the establishment of America's national parks, with an emphasis on the work of John Muir and the exploration and preservation of Yosemite and Yellowstone.

Director: Ken Burns | Stars: Peter Coyote, Dayton Duncan, Carl Pope, Clay Jenkinson

Votes: 47

34. Full Color Football: The History of the American Football League (2009– )

Documentary, Sport

8.5
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A comprehensive 5-hour documentary, divided into 1-hour episodes, on the founding and 10-season history of the American Football League, tracing from its humble beginning to its eventual ... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Coyote, John Madden, Joe Namath

Votes: 32

35. Jukebox: From Edison to Ipod (2007)

56 min | Documentary

8.5
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"The Jukebox: From Edison to iPod" is more than a documentary film. It is a cultural treasure with a soundtrack that is the soul of a nation... See full synopsis »

Director: Lance Miccio | Stars: Brother Abraham, Lee Allan, Joy Baker II, Brian Baker

Votes: 12

36. The National Parks: America's Best Idea (2009– )
Episode: Great Nature: 1933-1945 (2009)

115 min | Documentary, History

8.5
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A new president, Franklin D. Roosevelt, expands the national park idea to embrace battlefields and other historic and iconic sites. He enters pitched battles to create national parks on the... See full summary »

Director: Ken Burns | Stars: Peter Coyote, Nevada Barr, Shelton Johnson, William Cronon

Votes: 33

37. The Roosevelts: An Intimate History (2014– )
Episode: In the Arena (1901-1910) (2014)

Documentary

8.5
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Having boundless energy Teddy Roosevelt proved to be a president like no other. He set out to shift power from the Congress, which dominated at the time, to the executive branch of ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Burns | Stars: H.W. Brands, Blanche Wiesen Cook, Peter Coyote, Paul Giamatti

Votes: 90

38. The 4400 (2004–2007)
Episode: Mommy's Bosses (2005)

TV-14 | 41 min | Sci-Fi, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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7 of the 4400 have died and Maia gets worse all the time Out of suspicion and despair Diana threatens Dr. Hudson with a gun. Lily has run away with Isabelle and Richard pleads her to come ... See full summary »

Director: John Behring | Stars: Joel Gretsch, Jacqueline McKenzie, Mahershala Ali, Laura Allen

Votes: 287

39. National Geographic Specials (1965– )
Episode: Survivors of the Skeleton Coast (1993)

60 min | Documentary, History

8.5
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Follow Des and Jen Bartlett as they explore this unique area of Africa where the desert meets the sea.

Directors: Des Bartlett, Jen Bartlett, Mark Stouffer | Star: Peter Coyote

Votes: 33

40. National Geographic Explorer (1985– )
Episode: The Virus Hunters (2009)

Documentary, History

8.5
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Stars: Jo Mani, Peter Coyote

Votes: 8

41. American Experience (1988– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.4
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A series showcasing documentaries on American history.

Stars: David McCullough, David Ogden Stiers, Michael Murphy, Oliver Platt

Votes: 1,040

42. The West (1996– )

537 min | Documentary, History, War

8.4
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Stephen Ives' "The West" is a PBS 4-Video Series co-produced by Ken Burns: - "Death Runs Riot" 85 min. - "Fight No More Forever" 85 min. - "Ghost Dance" 58 min. - "The People" 82 min.

Stars: Peter Coyote, N. Scott Momaday, Murphy Guyer, John Trudell

Votes: 874

43. Journey of Hanuman (2013 Video)

85 min | Documentary, Adventure, Mystery

8.4
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'Journey of Hanuman' preserves moments still existing in India that have not been disturbed by globalization and are connected with the antique spiritual knowledge of India. I wanted to ... See full summary »

Director: Lola Creel | Stars: Rip Brar, Peter Coyote, Arun Mathai, Bekah Rife

Votes: 26

44. The Living Edens (1997– )

Not Rated | Documentary

8.4
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Stars: Sally Kellerman, Peter Coyote, Linda Hunt, James Coburn

Votes: 32

45. Natural Heroes (2004– )

27 min | Documentary

8.4
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NATURAL HEROES is the Emmy Award-winning Public Television series showcasing independent films about people making positive environmental changes for our world.

Stars: Daryl Hannah, Michael Pollan, Annie Leonard, Marisol Becerra

Votes: 31

46. E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial 20th Anniversary Special (2002 TV Movie)

44 min | Documentary

8.4
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A retrospective of E.T., featuring a cast reunion and a look at the making of the 20th anniversary edition of the film.

Stars: Drew Barrymore, Peter Coyote, Robert MacNaughton, Melissa Mathison

Votes: 10

47. About Face: The Story of the Jewish Refugee Soldiers of World War II (2005)

Documentary

8.4
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Documents the as-yet-untold World War II story of young Jewish men who escaped certain danger at the hands of the Nazis and returned to fight them in Europe and North Africa. Told through the eyes of these men, the film chronicles the journey from Nazi victim to refugee and, finally, to Allied soldier.

Director: Steve Karras | Stars: Peter Coyote, Henry Kissinger

Votes: 13

48. Perception (2012–2015)
Episode: Brainstorm (2015)

TV-14 | 42 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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After Dr. Daniel Pierce suffers a traumatic injury, his father and his friend must decide if they should allow him to undergo a high-risk surgery; Pierce begins to question everything he sees and hears.

Director: Andrew Bernstein | Stars: Eric McCormack, Rachael Leigh Cook, Kelly Rowan, Arjay Smith

Votes: 102

49. The 4400 (2004–2007)
Episode: Fifty-Fifty (2006)

TV-14 | Sci-Fi, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Jordan Collier's strategy is spread out 4400-abilities to everybody who wants them, and Devon is eager to be the first to try.

Director: Nick Copus | Stars: Joel Gretsch, Jacqueline McKenzie, Mahershala Ali, Patrick John Flueger

Votes: 254

50. National Geographic Explorer (1985– )
Episode: Lost Mummies of New Guinea (2010)

Documentary, History

8.4
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Director: John Rubin | Star: Peter Coyote

Votes: 5