Following the peace treaty with England President Adams struggles to avoid war with France despite pressure from his Federalist cabinet and French provocation. John finds the price of peace to his career and the price of his long career of public service to his family is indeed high.
Did You Know?
In 2006, Giamatti played the subordinate Police Inspector Uhl to Rufus Sewell's Crown Prince Leopold in "The Illusionist". In this film, Sewell plays the subordinate military officer Alexander Hamilton to Giamatti's President John Adams. In both films, the superior is frustrated by the stubborn behavior of the subordinate. See more
In some scenes showing the White House under construction, modern 2x4's (planed and with radiused edges) can be seen. See more
A national army binds the country much as a national bank does.
Version of The Adams Chronicles
Written by Joseph Hopkinson and Philip Phile See more