The American Dream lives on in James Marshall's American Dream Project. Like the heroes of American Literature, James and his friend Todd took off cross country for the ride of their lives armed with just $250, their wits, and a healthy sense of adventure. James is an idealistic British born New Yorker who's Patriotism for America has not faltered since he first moved here 7 years ago. However, he is increasingly saddened by cynicism and the loss of hope he hears all around him. We are constantly bombarded by negative news about how bad America is, how America's future is dark and the American dream is not possible for most of it's citizens. To top it off, reality TV consistently highlights the worst of America. Combined; we are left with a self-loathing image. In this original, authentic and beautifully filmed series, we see James: an adventurous Englishman fall even deeper in love with America. And Todd, an enthusiastic American, see his own country in a whole new light. These two ...
Is the dream alive