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The War: A Film By Ken Burns and Lynn Novick

Overall, The War is one of the most educational, informative, enlightening, and inspiring documentaries ever made.

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2 Oct 2007 // 6:37 AM

If you’ve read, watched or listened to media in the past two weeks, you already know the story of “The War” (3 stars, PBS/Paramount, $129.99;

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27 Sep 2007 // 4:08 AM

Taking it personally: ‘The War’ hits home

Dec. 8, 1941, Camp Claiborne, La. My dearest Ethel: You undoubtedly want to know what’s been going on in the past day. Naturally, with Japan’s

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23 Sep 2007 // 5:12 AM

‘The War,’ documentary series beginning Sunday on PBS

At first, Ken Burns’ monumental new work, “The War,” looks and sounds familiar, and because of that, is almost comforting. There are recognizable Burns touches

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21 Sep 2007 // 3:52 AM

Ken Burns stays on march for PBS’ ‘The War’

SACRAMENTO, Calif.—Another morning’s worth of interviews behind him, yet a whole afternoon and evening’s worth of personal appearances still ahead, Ken Burns

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Acclaimed big-screen directors from William Wyler to Steven Spielberg have been drawn to it. Newsman Tom Brokaw gave voice to the generation that lived through

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16 Aug 2007 // 5:29 AM

The presence of Ken Burns’ father looms large in his son’s latest PBS epic. But viewers won’t know it. An unidentified photograph of

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17 Jul 2007 // 4:15 AM

LOS ANGELES—As the author of “The Greatest Generation,” former NBC News anchor Tom Brokaw is perhaps the only person who has talked with more

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16 Jul 2007 // 7:18 AM

After a week now of TV critics mixing with producers, executives and stars, one production looms larger and larger over the fall landscape: Ken Burns’

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12 Jul 2007 // 5:33 AM

LOS ANGELES - Pressure from Latino groups to include their perspective in “The War,” the upcoming 15-hour documentary series by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick,

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Fave Five: Alpine

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"Australian sextet Alpine's newest album is a fantastic expansion of their joyous pop sound, but two members give us five records apiece that helped define their unique musical identities.

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