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Series Length:26 Seasons, 302 Episodes
Schedule: Monday 10:00 PM et/pt on PBS
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American Experience is a PBS documentary that has a great appeal as it looks at lives of Americans, and makes for interesting documentary viewing around their lives. This series focuses on different pieces of history and the people involved in the history of the United States. The lives of these people and their stories, is what has made this a unique TV series. American Experience is a very good look at some of the most interesting Americans, and their contribution, that have every lived. Originally many of them came as immigrants and made a fantastic life with blood seat and tears.

The pains and hardships build great drama in this series about the American Experience. The American Experience TV series, is a fascinatingly entertaining series that is intellectually stimulating at the same time. As the program examines the people of America, and their events, and the technologies they had a hand in bringing to us, it makes for interesting drama that hold you to the channel. Many episodes examine how different natural resources have shaped the country, and how some have hurt the country.

The lives of Americans are so interesting because so many of us come from so many different places, and each has contributed in a different way. Each show has a different narrator that seems to fit the venue they are exploring. The tone and atmosphere give it a real sense of drama and keeps you wanting more. Inside each life event there is rich stories of humanity, that adds to the series in a very heart felt way. The series is narrated by well known personalities from famous Americans themselves, and adds to the regal effect that makes it so delightful.

American Experience uses expert historians, and history authors, to create the truest and most visual account, of what these Americans did and went through. The series has spectacular period images, and is very realistic and riveting. They use great filming to blend with rich music to make the stories seem alive today. These dramatic re-enactments have a suspense to them that creates a mood in the audience that leaves them wondering what is next. Contemporary America is brought to life, and the inside stories are carefully examined as the story of America, and Americans, is unfolded in the TV series.

It makes us all do a little soul searching for what others have went though, and helps us to be understanding to a greater degree. One of the best series on TV today and rich entertainment.

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Status: Currently Airing
Rating: 9.8/10
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  • The rise and fall of New York's Pennsylvania Station.

  • In the 1890's Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid robbed banks and trains, then seemed to vanish, they became national news and the basis of myth and rumors. Who were Robert Leroy Parker and Harry Alonzo Longabaugh? How did they become the Wild Bunch gang? How did they pull off the longest string of holdups?

  • Follow seven former members of the Amish community who have chosen to leave their closed and tightly-knit lives for the outside world, knowing they can never return. Each has paid deeply for their decision and must now find a place in modern America.

  • Follow prominent and ordinary Americans whose actions began to turn the country onto a new course.

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