Most Popular Titles With Brendan Gill

1. American Masters (1985– )
90 min | Documentary, Biography, History, Music, Romance
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2. Charlie Rose (1991– )
60 min | News, Talk-Show
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3. Modern Marvels (1994– )
60 min | Documentary, History
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology. The series has focused (among other things) on wonders of ... See full summary »

4. Broadway: The American Musical (2004– )
360 min | Documentary, Music
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A six-part documentary about the Broadway musical

5. Frank Lloyd Wright (1998)
146 min | Documentary, Biography, History
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A biography of the life and work of the American architect.

6. Moving Pictures (1990– )
40 min | Documentary
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Award winning in-depth arts journalism series reporting on cinema around the globe.

7. Would You Kindly Direct Me to Hell?: The Infamous Dorothy Parker (1994 TV Movie)
40 min | Documentary, Short, Biography
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8. Modern Marvels (1994– )
Episode: Empire State Building (1994)
60 min | Documentary, History
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This program focuses on the symbolic and historical aspects of the Empire State Building rather than its architecture and technology. The world's tallest building was preceded but a ... See full summary »

Creator: Bruce Nash |  Director: Andrew Thomas |  Stars: Irwin G. Cantor, Brendan Gill
9. Moving Pictures (1990– )
Episode: Episode dated 19 February 1995 (1995)
40 min | Documentary
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10. Charlie Rose (1991– )
Episode: Episode dated 22 May 1996 (1996)
60 min | News, Talk-Show
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An panel on `Gotcha' Journalism

11. Broadway: The American Musical (2004– )
Episode: Give My Regards to Broadway: 1893-1927 (2004)
360 min | Documentary, Music
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At the beginning of the twentieth century, Broadway was dominated by two names: George M. Cohan and Florenz Ziegfeld Jr.. Cohan wrote and starred in his own shows. Ziegfeld pioneered the ... See full summary »

12. Broadway: The American Musical (2004– )
Episode: I Got Plenty o' Nuttin': 1929-1942 (2004)
360 min | Documentary, Music
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The Great Depression ushered in a new era of the Broadway musical. Gone were the frothy, nonsensical shows of the 1920s. Broadway musicals were now either reflective of the harsh times (... See full summary »

13. Biography (1987– )
Episode: Jaqueline Kennedy Onassis: In a Class of Her Own (1995)
60 min | Documentary, Biography, History
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14. The American Experience (1988– )
Episode: Lindbergh (1990)
56 min | Documentary, History
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15. The American Experience (1988– )
Episode: Murder of the Century (1995)
54 min | Documentary, History
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A documentary chronicling the events surrounding the murder of famed architect Stanford White by millionaire Harry Thaw over the affections of showgirl Evelyn Nesbitt in New York in 1906.

16. The American Experience (1988– )
Episode: New York: Part 6 - The City of Tomorrow (1999)
60 min | Documentary, History
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Episode six reveals the immense new forces were unleashed in New York.

17. The American Experience (1988– )
Episode: New York: Part 7 - The City and the World (1999)
60 min | Documentary, History
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Episode seven chronicles the history of New York from the end of the Second World War to the present.

18. The American Experience (1988– )
Episode: New York: Part I - The Country and the City (1999)
60 min | Documentary, History
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Episode one begins in 1609 and chronicles the arrival of the Dutch.

19. The American Experience (1988– )
Episode: New York: Part III - Sunshine and Shadow (1999)
60 min | Documentary, History
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Episode three turns the spotlight on greed and wealth.

20. The American Experience (1988– )
Episode: New York: Part IV - The Power and the People (1999)
60 min | Documentary, History
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Episode four follows New York into a new century.

21. The American Experience (1988– )
Episode: New York: Part V - Cosmopolis (1999)
60 min | Documentary, History
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Episode five tells the African-American experience and the birth of the new media industries.

22. Broadway: The American Musical (2004– )
Episode: Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin': 1943-1960 (2004)
360 min | Documentary, Music
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Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II - a newly formed songwriting team due to Lorenz Hart's ill health - ushered in a new era of the Broadway musical with the revolutionary production ... See full summary »

23. Broadway: The American Musical (2004– )
Episode: Putting It Together: 1980-Present (2004)
360 min | Documentary, Music
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It is fitting that "The Producers", an homage to the making of Broadway musicals, is one the biggest hits to end this era of Broadway musicals as the producer once again comes to the ... See full summary »

24. Biography (1987– )
Episode: The Astors: High Society (1996)
60 min | Documentary, Biography, History
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Their name is synonymous with wealth and glamour. Their saga is marked by five generations of tragedy, family feuds and philanthropy.

25. American Masters (1985– )
Episode: You're the Top: The Cole Porter Story (1990)
56 min | Documentary, Biography, History, Music, Romance
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Biographical portrait of one of Broadway's most brilliant songwriters. Told through the use of archival material and interviews with the rich and famous that knew him, this portrait concentrates on his career and his public life events.