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The Men Who Built America: Season 1: Episode 4 -- A young engineer named Henry Ford devises the plan for a gas-powered car. McKinley is assassinated and his VP Theodore Roosevelt takes office and quickly passes a series of regulations increasing oversight of American business.

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Seasons:
1
Plot:
Miniseries shines a spotlight on the influential builders, dreamers and believers whose feats transformed the United States... See more »
Awards:
Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 4 wins & 5 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Very Well Done See more (11 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast [25])

Campbell Scott ... Himself - Narrator (4 episodes, 2012)

Eric Rolland ... J.P. Morgan (4 episodes, 2012)
Tim Getman ... John D. Rockefeller (4 episodes, 2012)

Adam Jonas Segaller ... Andrew Carnegie (4 episodes, 2012)

Ray Reynolds ... Old J.P. Morgan (4 episodes, 2012)

John C. Bailey ... Henry Clay Frick (4 episodes, 2012)
John Dow ... Old John D Rockefeller (4 episodes, 2012)

Justin Morck ... Thomas Edison (4 episodes, 2012)

Reuel Pendleton ... Dock Slave (4 episodes, 2012)

Alex Falberg ... Nikola Tesla (3 episodes, 2012)

Don Meehan ... Thomas Scott / ... (3 episodes, 2012)
Peter Muggleworth ... Courtroom Spectator (3 episodes, 2012)

Thomas D. Weaver ... Office Manager / ... (3 episodes, 2012)
David Barckhoff ... Homestead Steel Worker (2 episodes, 2012)
Sean M. Brown ... Wrangler (2 episodes, 2012)

Michael Chmiel ... William Vanderbilt (2 episodes, 2012)

David Donahoe ... Cornelius Vanderbilt (2 episodes, 2012)

Pete Garvey ... Rockefeller Bailiff (2 episodes, 2012)
Matthew Gooley ... J.P. Morgan's Butler (2 episodes, 2012)

Donald Imm ... Pennsylvania Railroad Office Worker (2 episodes, 2012)
David Itchkawitz ... Butler to JP Morgan (2 episodes, 2012)
Scott Lockhart ... Homestead Steelworker (2 episodes, 2012)
Cameron McNary ... Jim Fisk (2 episodes, 2012)

Mitchell Musolino ... Construction Worker (2 episodes, 2012)

Jenna St. John ... Henry Frick's Secretary (2 episodes, 2012)

Series Directed by
Patrick Reams (3 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Writing credits
Randy Counsman (4 episodes, 2012)
Keith Palmer (4 episodes, 2012)
David C. White (4 episodes, 2012)
Patrick Reams (2 episodes, 2012)

Series Produced by
Glenn Allen .... producer (4 episodes, 2012)
Brian Burstein .... producer (4 episodes, 2012)
Paul Cabana .... executive producer (4 episodes, 2012)
Randy Counsman .... producer (4 episodes, 2012)
Stephen David .... executive producer (4 episodes, 2012)
Paul Epstein .... associate producer (4 episodes, 2012)
Avery Fox .... associate producer (4 episodes, 2012)
Richard Friedlander .... producer (4 episodes, 2012)
Petra Hoebel .... line producer (4 episodes, 2012)
Tim W. Kelly .... co-executive producer (4 episodes, 2012)
Russell McCarroll .... executive producer (4 episodes, 2012)
Christie McConnell .... producer (4 episodes, 2012)
Alec Michod .... story producer (4 episodes, 2012)
Keith Palmer .... series producer (4 episodes, 2012)
David C. White .... series producer (4 episodes, 2012)
Robyn Younie .... consulting producer (4 episodes, 2012)
Lydia Slavutin .... associate producer (2 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Original Music by
David Vanacore (4 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Cinematography by
Richard Lopez (3 episodes, 2012)
Brian O'Carroll (2 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Film Editing by
Beatrice Sisul (8 episodes, 2012)
Tim W. Kelly (4 episodes, 2012)
John Kilgour (4 episodes, 2012)
Jonathan Soule (4 episodes, 2012)
Sheri Bylander (2 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Casting by
Carlyn Davis (5 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Production Design by
Ernesto Solo (4 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Art Direction by
Gonzalo Cordoba (4 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Jack Ryan (1 episode, 2012)
 
Series Costume Design by
Sarah Beers (4 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Makeup Department
Esther Ahn .... additional make up artist: second unit (4 episodes, 2012)
Jessica Lou Allen .... key makeup artist (4 episodes, 2012)
Ginger Basham .... hair stylist (4 episodes, 2012)
Kevin J Edwards .... hair department head / key hair stylist (4 episodes, 2012)
Rocky Faulkner .... makeup department head (4 episodes, 2012)
Brenda Bush Johannesen .... make up artist: second unit (4 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Production Management
Charles Greene .... post-production manager (4 episodes, 2012)
Zachary Halley .... production manager / unit production manager (4 episodes, 2012)
Susan T. Parsons .... series production manager / unit production manager (2 episodes, 2012)
Canella Williams .... unit production manager: additional photography (2 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Giuseppe Ardizzone .... second second assistant director: additional photography (6 episodes, 2012)
John Ealer .... second unit director (4 episodes, 2012)
Josh Holden Hume .... first assistant director (4 episodes, 2012)
David Barckhoff .... second assistant director: second unit (2 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Art Department
Jessie Katz .... props (8 episodes, 2012)
Samantha Corey .... art pa (4 episodes, 2012)
Ariana Skye Gerieu .... art design pa (4 episodes, 2012)
Michaela A. Sulka .... set dresser (4 episodes, 2012)
Erik Torrez .... on set dresser / on-set dresser (4 episodes, 2012)
Johnny Grace .... carpenter (2 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Sound Department
Elizabeth Fausak .... sound re-recording mixer (4 episodes, 2012)
Tim W. Kelly .... sound editor (4 episodes, 2012)
Jonathan Soule .... sound editor (4 episodes, 2012)
Tammy Douglas .... sound mixer (2 episodes, 2012)

Matt Mulder .... sound mixer (unknown episodes, 2012)
 
Series Special Effects by
Krista Montgomery .... special effects makeup (1 episode, 2012)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Glenn Allen .... on set vfx supervision: Brainstorm Digital / vfx producer: Brainstorm Digital (4 episodes, 2012)
Matt Anderson .... visual effects coordinator (4 episodes, 2012)
Sean Araki .... senior systems engineer: Brainstorm Digital (4 episodes, 2012)
Eran Dinur .... vfx supervisor: Brainstorm Digital (4 episodes, 2012)
Richard Friedlander .... vfx producer: Brainstorm Digital (4 episodes, 2012)
David W. Reynolds .... compositing supervisor (4 episodes, 2012)
Mani Trump .... lead compositor (4 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Stunts
Chad Knorr .... stunt coordinator (4 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Chris Aran .... "a" camera first assistant (4 episodes, 2012)
Darryl Byrne .... first assistant "a" camera (4 episodes, 2012)
Glen L. Chin .... assistant camera (4 episodes, 2012)
Kieran John Delaney .... digital imaging technician / additional camera operator (4 episodes, 2012)
Mike Dickman .... best boy grip (4 episodes, 2012)
John Ealer .... Second Unit Cinematographer (4 episodes, 2012)
Andrew Paul Howell .... gaffer / crane operator (4 episodes, 2012)
Richard Howell .... best boy electric (4 episodes, 2012)
Justin LaValley .... key grip: second unit (4 episodes, 2012)
Doug Michaels .... electrician (4 episodes, 2012)
Nate Nelson .... key grip (4 episodes, 2012)
Marc-Eric Nielsen .... first assistant camera / key first assistant camera (4 episodes, 2012)
Adam Rothstein .... electrician (4 episodes, 2012)
Aaron Smith .... swing (4 episodes, 2012)
Peter Taylor .... still photographer (4 episodes, 2012)
Daniel Feighery .... first assistant camera: a camera (2 episodes, 2012)
Miguel A. Virola .... second assistant camera (2 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Casting Department
Suzanne Kang .... casting (5 episodes, 2012)
Sonya 'Sonny' Tormoen .... extras casting (4 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Rachel Greene .... wardrobe supervisor (8 episodes, 2012)
Brittany Graham .... costume production assistant / wardrobe production assistant (4 episodes, 2012)
Anthony Paul-Cavaretta .... costume assistant (4 episodes, 2012)
Mary Wuliger .... set costumer (4 episodes, 2012)
Samantha L. Seda .... assistant costume designer (2 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Editorial Department
Chris DiBerardino .... on-line editor (8 episodes, 2012)
Mike Baron .... assistant editor (4 episodes, 2012)
Mitch Buroker .... post-production supervisor (4 episodes, 2012)
Peter Crevier .... assistant editor (4 episodes, 2012)
Sam Daley .... colorist (4 episodes, 2012)
Lindsay Hugh .... assistant editor (4 episodes, 2012)
Sandra Madsen .... post production supervisor (4 episodes, 2012)
Aubrey Myers .... lead assistant editor (4 episodes, 2012)
Alex J. Spence .... assistant editor (4 episodes, 2012)
Adam Der Aris .... post production supervisor (2 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Other crew
Adam Valentine .... production assistant (8 episodes, 2012)
Rebecca Brunet .... production assistant (4 episodes, 2012)
Sheridan Cleland .... production assistant (4 episodes, 2012)
Rachael Gillson .... script supervisor (4 episodes, 2012)
Jason Hively .... assistant location manager (4 episodes, 2012)
Sam Holdren .... key assistant location manager (4 episodes, 2012)
Jonathan M. Kelly .... researcher (4 episodes, 2012)
Melissa A. Kelly .... technicolor producer (4 episodes, 2012)
Carolyn E. Lynch .... production coordinator (4 episodes, 2012)
Graham Marvin .... production assistant (4 episodes, 2012)
Mark Millner .... production assistant (4 episodes, 2012)
Reuel Pendleton .... talent coordinator (4 episodes, 2012)
Cody Penwell .... location office coordinator (4 episodes, 2012)
Holly Siders .... production assistant (4 episodes, 2012)
Jonathan R. Skocik .... production assistant (4 episodes, 2012)
Rebecca Puck Stair .... location manager (4 episodes, 2012)
Zack Sweeney .... Programming Coordinator (4 episodes, 2012)
Jordan Weir .... set production assistant (4 episodes, 2012)
Robert Earl Holder .... set production assistant (2 episodes, 2012)
Alexandra Torterotot .... script supervisor (2 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Thanks
Carl Glorioso .... special thanks (8 episodes, 2012)
 

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3 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
Very Well Done, 16 February 2015
Author: dallasryan from United States

I was expecting the usual type series you get for series' like this which is the usual 'they are good, but it's kind of boring and hammy'. Not at all the case on this one. First of all, very interesting. I learned so much that I had no clue about before. The acting is actually pretty good, but what really drives this series home is the terrific narration, the fantastic editing, and the magnificent sound and music that ties along with it.

This series is proof that if you have some patience, talent and money to put into the production, the possibilities are then limitless. And this production understands the great importance and power of a well thought out sound and music to play in the background. At times you feel like you're watching different mafia families go at it with each other. That you're watching the high powered cartels dish it out and it absorbs you in to where you don't want to stop watching. This is a brilliant series to watch and I was very pleasantly surprised by it.

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