Season: 1
Year: 2012 | 2013


Season 1


Season 1, Episode 1: Chapter 1: World War Two

12 November 2012
The Untold History of the United States examines World War II. It offers special attention to the Spanish Civil War, Roosevelt's desire to enter the war on the side of the allies, the strategic Japanese decisions that lead up to Pearl Harbor Attack, and the often overlooked role that the Soviet Union had in winning the war.

Oliver Stone ... Himself - Narrator

Chris Edgerly ... (voice)

Alan Shearman ... (voice)

Alex Veadov ... (voice)

Jim Ward ... (voice)
Robert Oppenheimer ... Himself - Manhattan Project Coordinator (archive footage)
Leslie Groves ... Himself - Brigadier General, U.S. Army (archive footage)

Adolf Hitler ... Himself - Chancellor of Germany (archive footage)
Benito Mussolini ... Himself - Italian Head of Government (archive footage)
Francisco Franco ... Himself - Spanish General (archive footage)

Pablo Picasso ... Himself - Artist (archive footage)

Joseph Stalin ... Himself - Soviet Union Head of Government (archive footage)

Franklin D. Roosevelt ... Himself - President of the United States (archive footage)
Neville Chamberlain ... Himself - Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (archive footage)
Édouard Daladier ... Himself - Prime Minister of France (archive footage)
Kai-Shek Chiang ... Himself - Chairman of the National Government of China (archive footage) (as Generalissimo Jiang Jieshi)
Joachim von Ribbentrop ... Himself - Foreign Minister of German Affairs (archive footage)

Winston Churchill ... Himself - Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (archive footage)
Henry Wallace ... Himself - Secretary of Agriculture (archive footage)
George Washington Carver ... Himself - American Scientist (archive footage)

Eleanor Roosevelt ... Herself - First Lady of the United States (archive footage)
John N. Garner ... Himself - Vice President of the United States (archive footage)

Leon Trotsky ... Himself - Commissar of Foreign Affairs and War (archive footage)
Harry S. Truman ... Himself - Senator, Missouri (archive footage)
Elliott Roosevelt ... Himself - United States Army Air Force (archive footage)

Douglas MacArthur ... Himself - Commander, U.S. Army Forces in the Far East (archive footage) (as Gen. Douglas MacArthur)

Chester W. Nimitz ... Himself - Commander in Chief, U.S. Pacific Fleet (archive footage) (as Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz)
Fritz Strassmann ... Himself - German Physicist (archive footage)
Otto Hahn ... Himself - German Physicist (archive footage)
Leó Szilárd ... Himself - Physicist (archive footage) (as Leo Szilard)

Albert Einstein ... Himself - Physicist (archive footage)
Enrico Fermi ... Himself - Physicist (archive footage)
George C. Marshall ... Himself - United States Army Chief of Staff (archive footage)

Dwight D. Eisenhower ... Himself - Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces in Europe (archive footage)
Friedrich Paulus ... Himself - German Field Marshall (archive footage)

Greg Berg ... Gen. Curtis LeMay (voice)

Season 1, Episode 2: Chapter 2: Roosevelt, Truman and Wallace

19 November 2012
The Untold History of the United States examines the end of and the period immediately after World War II. It looks at Stalin's efforts to seize control of Poland and Eastern Europe, Democratic party bosses efforts to drop Henry Wallace from the 1944 presidential ticket, and British efforts to maintain their colonial holdings after the war.

Oliver Stone ... Himself - Narrator

Chris Edgerly ... (voice)

Mark Jeffrey Miller ... Dwight D. Eisenhower (voice)

Alan Shearman ... (voice)

André Sogliuzzo ... (voice)

Alex Veadov ... (voice)

Jim Ward ... (voice)

Franklin D. Roosevelt ... Himself - President of the United States (archive footage)

Winston Churchill ... Himself - Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (archive footage)

Joseph Stalin ... Himself - Soviet Union Head of Government (archive footage)
Henry Luce ... Himself - Magazine Publisher (archive footage)
Joachim von Ribbentrop ... Himself - German Minister of Foreign Affairs (archive footage)

George S. Patton ... Himself - U.S. General (archive footage)
Stanislaw Mikolajczyk ... Himself - Prime Minister of Polish Government in Exile (archive footage)
Henry Wallace ... Himself - Vice President (archive footage)
Jesse Jones ... Himself - Secretary of Commerce (archive footage)
Edwin Pauley ... Himself - Treasurer, Democratic National Committee (archive footage)
James F. Byrnes ... Himself - Senator, South Carolina (archive footage) (as James 'Jimmy' Byrnes)
Kai-Shek Chiang ... Himself - Chairman of the National Government of China (archive footage) (as Generalissimo Jiang Jieshi)
Madame Chiang ... Herself - Wife of Jiang Jieshi (archive footage)
Zedong Mao ... Himself - Chinese Communist Leader (archive footage)
Sidney Hillman ... Himself - Labor Leader (archive footage)
Philip Murray ... Himself - Labor Leader (archive footage)
Claude Pepper ... Himself - Senator, Florida (archive footage)
Samuel D. Jackson ... Himself - Session Chair, Democratic Convention (archive footage)
Cordell Hull ... Himself - US Secretary of State (archive footage)
Anthony Eden ... Himself - Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs (archive footage)
Ronald Scobie ... Himself - Lieutenant General, British Army (archive footage)
William D. Leahy ... Himself - Naval Chief of Staff (archive footage)
Herbert Hoover ... Himself - President of the United States (archive footage)
Harry S. Truman ... Himself - President of the United States (archive footage)
Edward R. Stettinius Jr. ... Himself - Secretary of State (archive footage)
Dean Acheson ... Himself - Secretary of State (archive footage)
Robert A. Lovett ... Himself - Secretary of Defense (archive footage)
John J. McCloy ... Himself - Assistant Secretary of War (archive footage)
John Foster Dulles ... Himself - Secretary of State (archive footage)
Allen Dulles ... Himself - Diplomat (archive footage)
Nelson Rockefeller ... Himself - Assistant Secretary of State (archive footage)
Paul H. Nitze ... Himself - Secretary of the Navy (archive footage)
Charles Wilson ... Himself - General Motors Executive (archive footage) (as Charles Erwin Wilson)
Henry L. Stimson ... Himself - Secretary of War (archive footage)
George C. Marshall ... Himself - Army Chief of Staff (archive footage)
Joseph E. Davies ... Himself - Diplomat (archive footage)

John F. Kennedy ... Himself - President of the United States (archive footage)

Season 1, Episode 3: Chapter 3: The Bomb

26 November 2012
This chapter examines the end of the II World War mainly the events leading to the drop of the atomic bombs and the surrender of Japan. Focuses on the Truman period of American history and the frequently forgotten Henry A. Wallace.

Season 1, Episode 4: Chapter 4: The Cold War 1945-1950

3 December 2012
Who started the Cold War? In a month-by-month analysis, the initial aggressors are less apparent. Yet, the relationship between the Soviets and the West are none-the-less solidified with Churchill's Iron Curtain speech. The US enters the "Red Scare" and creates The House Un-American Activities Committee in an attempt to place the "right" ideology as a bedrock for US culture. The rise of Joseph McCarthy, with the aid of the FBI, turns into a near witch hunt for Communists in America.

Season 1, Episode 5: Chapter 5: The 50s - Eisenhower, the Bomb & the Third World

10 December 2012
Documentary by Oliver Stone. E.5: Eisenhower and the CIA played a great part in the shaping of the world in the 1950's;the development of the Cold war and the nerve-wrecking battle against communism, driven on by the U.S.

Season 1, Episode 6: Chapter 6: JFK - To the Brink

17 December 2012


John F. Kennedy ... Himself - USA President (archive footage)
Ed Herlihy ... Himself - Universal-International Newsreader (voice) (archive footage)

Arthur Schlesinger Jr. ... Himself - Historian (voice) (archive footage)
Nikita Khrushchev ... Himself - USSR President (archive footage)

Robert McNamara ... Himself - Defense Secretary (voice) (archive footage)
Kenneth P. O'Donnell ... Himself - Political Consultant (archive footage)

Marilyn Monroe ... Herself - Movie Star (archive footage)
Walter Cronkite ... Himself - CBS News Announcer (archive footage)

Lyndon Johnson ... Himself - US President (archive footage)

Oliver Stone ... Narrator (voice)

Mark Ivanir ... Nikita Khrushchev (voice)

Tim Russell ... John Kennedy / Robert Kennedy (voice)

André Sogliuzzo ... (credit only)

Season 1, Episode 7: Chapter 7: Johnson, Nixon & Vietnam: Reversal of Fortune

24 December 2012
The hellish nature of the Vietnam War causes the American public to see the limits of modern military power, when faced with thick jungles and guerrilla style warfare. Richard Nixon's administration shows it's true methods and causes deep introspection in the American political atmosphere.

Season 1, Episode 8: Chapter 8: Reagan, Gorbachev & Third World - Rise of the Right

31 December 2012
With the replacement of Ronald Reagan after Carter, the relationship between Mikhail Gorbachev and Ronald Reagan offers new attempts at peace as the Berlin wall crashes down. Fears surface as Iranian students occupy the US embassy in Tehran and the event turns into The Iran hostage crisis.

Greg Berg ... President Jimmy Carter (voice)
Jeff Bergman

Osama bin Laden ... Himself (archive footage)

George Bush ... Himself (archive footage)

Chris Cox

Mikhail Gorbachev ... Himself (archive footage)

Daniel Hagen ... Zbigniew Brzezinski (voice)

Nancy Reagan ... Herself (archive footage)

Ronald Reagan ... Himself (archive footage)

Oliver Stone

Season 1, Episode 9: Chapter 9: Bush & Clinton - Squandered Peace and New World Order

7 January 2013
The US invasion of Panama canal brings about a failed chance at peace after the end of the Cold War. How far is the George W. Bush administration willing to go to establish security? A new prospect of "endless war" in Iraq and Afghanistan causes a shift in America's status with the world.

Season 1, Episode 10: Chapter 10: Bush & Obama - Age of Terror

14 January 2013

Season 1, Episode 11: Prologue: Chapter A - World War I, the Russian Revolution & Woodrow Wilson

15 October 2013


Chris Cox ... (voice)

Daniel Hagen ... (voice)

Alan Shearman ... (voice)

André Sogliuzzo ... (voice)

Oliver Stone ... Narrator (voice)

Jim Ward ... (voice)

Season 1, Episode 12: Prologue: Chapter B - 1920-1940, Franklin D.Roosevelt, Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin

15 October 2013


Chris Cox ... (voice)

Daniel Hagen ... (voice)

Alan Shearman ... (voice)

André Sogliuzzo ... (voice)

Oliver Stone ... Narrator (voice)

Jim Ward ... (voice)

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