The Century: America's Time

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Original Release

04/12/1999

Cast

Peter Jennings Himself - Host-Narrator
Winston Churchill Himself (archive footage)
John Updike Himself - Author
Franklin D. Roosevelt Himself (archive footage) (as Franklin Delano Roosevelt)
Joseph Stalin Himself (archive footage)
Julia Glut Herself
Herbert Hoover Himself (archive footage)
David Halberstam Himself
Harry S. Truman Himself (archive footage)
David McCullough Himself - Historian
(see additional cast & crew)
# Title Air Date
1 The Beginning: Seeds of Change Monday, 12 April 1999
2 1914-1919: Shell Shock Monday, 12 April 1999
3 1920-1929: Boom to Bust Tuesday, 13 April 1999
4 1929-1936: Stormy Weather Wednesday, 14 April 1999
5 1936-1941: Over the Edge Thursday, 15 April 1999
6 1941-1945: Civilians at War Friday, 16 April 1999
7 Homefront: 1941-1945 Monday, 19 April 1999
8 Best Years: 1946-1952 Tuesday, 20 April 1999
9 1953-1960: Happy Days Wednesday, 21 April 1999
10 1960-1964: Poisoned Dreams Thursday, 22 April 1999
11 1964-1970: Unpinned Friday, 23 April 1999
12 1971-1975: Approaching the Apocalypse Monday, 26 April 1999
13 1976-1980: Starting Over Tuesday, 27 April 1999
14 1981-1989: A New World Wednesday, 28 April 1999
15 The 90's and Beyond: Then and Now Thursday, 29 April 1999

Directors

Roger Goodman

Writers

Justin Sturken, Richard Gerdau, Michael Plante, Mi Ling Tsui, Diana Frank

Cast

Peter Jennings Himself - Host-Narrator
Winston Churchill Himself (archive footage)
John Updike Himself - Author
Franklin D. Roosevelt Himself (archive footage) (as Franklin Delano Roosevelt)
Joseph Stalin Himself (archive footage)
Julia Glut Herself
Herbert Hoover Himself (archive footage)
David Halberstam Himself
Harry S. Truman Himself (archive footage)
David McCullough Himself - Historian
Theodore Roosevelt Himself (archive footage)
Stephen Ambrose Himself - Historian
Janet Leigh Herself
Ossie Davis Himself
Henry Villard Himself
Joseph Stalin Himself - at the conference at Potsdam (archive footage)
Lorine Hyer Herself
James Lackey Himself
Truman Springer Himself - Vietnam Vet
Orval Faubus Himself - Arkansas Governor (archive footage)

Producers

Richard Gerdau Executive Producer
Lionel Chapman Executive Producer
Abbe Raven Executive Producer
Charlie Maday Executive Producer
Shigehisa Terao Producer
Richard Gerdau Producer
Glenn Silber Producer
Elena Brodie-Kusa Producer
Mi Ling Tsui Producer
Michael Plante Producer
Justin Sturken Producer
Gail Ablow Producer
Todd Brewster Producer
Bob Roy Producer
Beth Dietrich Producer
Nancy Delape Producer
Vivian Ducat Producer
Diana Frank Producer

Editors

Joel Herson

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