Frontline:
Losing Iraq

Frontline: <br />Losing Iraq

Jul 29, 2014

Watch Wednesday, July 30th at 10pm! FRONTLINE examines the unfolding chaos in Iraq and how the U.S. is being pulled back into the conflict. Drawing on interviews with policymakers and military leaders, the film traces the U.S. role from the 2003 invasion to the current violence, showing how Iraq itself is coming undone, how we […]

Okie Noodling II

Okie Noodling II

Jul 29, 2014

Watch Tuesday, July 29th at 10pm! For hundreds of years, thrill-seeking fishermen in the South have been diving into murky creeks, rivers and lakes in search of bank-dwelling catfish. In 2002, filmmaker Bradley Beesley brought the strange subculture of bare-handed catfishing to public television audiences in the award-winning film, Okie Noodling. In the sequel, Beesley returns […]

Masterpiece Mystery!
Poirot

Masterpiece Mystery! <br />Poirot

Jul 29, 2014

Masterpiece Mystery! “Poirot, Season 12: Dead Man’s Folly” Watch Sunday, August 3rd at 9pm! David Suchet (“Henry VIII,” “The Way We Live Now”) returns in his signature role as suave Belgian super sleuth Hercule Poirot in two new mysteries, “The Big Four” and “Dead Man’s Folly,” based on the novels by Agatha Christie. Whether he’s on […]

Mark Twain

Mark Twain

Jul 28, 2014

Watch Wednesday, July 30th (part 1) and August 6th (part 2) at 8pm! In his time, Mark Twain was considered the funniest man on earth. Yet he was also an unflinching critic of human nature, using his humor to attack hypocrisy, greed and racism. In this two-part documentary, Ken Burns creates an illuminating portrait of […]

My Wild
Affair

My Wild <br />Affair

Jul 23, 2014

My Wild Affair “The Ape Who Went to College” Watch Thursday, July 24th at 8pm! This is the incredible story of Chantek, the orangutan raised as a human child on an American university campus during the 70s and 80s. Taught to speak in sign language, he is now living among his own kind at Zoo […]

Al Capone:
Icon

Al Capone: <br />Icon

Jul 23, 2014

Watch Wednesday, July 23rd at 8pm! Al Capone — the quintessential self-made American man, ruthless killer or both? Just his name sparks images of pin-stripe suits and bloody violence. To this day, Americans are fascinated by this celebrity gangster. The question is why?