American Dreamers

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  • 2008
  • 1 Season

The series American Dreamers follows a man who is trying to help his family cope with the death of his wife. He quits his well paying job and moves to a rural area. He is trying to give his children a more simple but happy life.

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Dixie Dynamite
11. Dixie Dynamite
November 26, 2008
Considered the Godmother of Burlesque, geriatric Las Vegas resident Dixie Evans once made her living as a Marilyn Monroe impersonator. Today, she still sizzles as a sultry entertainer and gatekeeper of the Burlesque Hall of Fame, the world's first museum.
The Fire Freak
10. The Fire Freak
December 10, 2008
Since 1985, The Coney Island Sideshow has been a New York fixture dedicated to the celebration of freaks, wonders, and human curiosities.
Derby Woman
9. Derby Woman
November 12, 2008
Demolition Derby driver and family woman Eileen Mann has been racing and crashing cars along the East Coast for the past 10 years. In a sport dominated by men, Eileen's toughness and skill has made her a formidable opponent on the derby scene.
The Dennis Woodruff Show
8. The Dennis Woodruff Show
October 15, 2008
Denniss Woodruff has been seeking Hollywood stardom since the late 70s. He writes, directs, and stars in his own movies. His film Spaceman is a hilarious sci-fi epic similar to The Terminator.
Captain Kazoo
7. Captain Kazoo
December 3, 2008
Owner of the world's largest kazoo collection and driver of the world's only mobile kazoo museum, Howard Kapp aka Captain Kazoo has dedicated his adult life to spreading the musical and cultural importance of the kazoo.
The Alien Hunter
6. The Alien Hunter
November 5, 2008
Texas. 35 years ago Darrel Simms was hunted by aliens. Today he has become The Alien Hunter and travels the world hunting those who hunted him.
The Flower Man
5. The Flower Man
October 1, 2008
In Houston's Third Ward neighborhood, there are lots of homes in need of repair. But one man has transformed his home into a brightly colored jungle of plants and junk bursting with color from all sides.
Kanza Art
4. Kanza Art
September 24, 2008
MT Liggett began creating metal sculptures using farm equipment, car parts, road signs, and any other odd bits of iron creating fantastic characters to adorned his property. The most most striking characteristic of Liggett's art is its edgy wit and overt.
The 12 Galaxies
3. The 12 Galaxies
October 8, 2008
Frank Chu is one of San Francisco's best-known eccentrics. His street protests against US Presidents, corporations, and a distinctive concept he calls the '12 Galaxies' have been held in San Francisco and nearby locales since 1995.
Salvation Mountain
2. Salvation Mountain
October 29, 2008
Leonard Knight's Salvation Mountain is located in the lower desert of Southern California in Imperial County just east of the Salton Sea.
Bishop's Castle
1. Bishop's Castle
September 17, 2008
Just outside the small town of Beulah, Colorado lies an ornate and exotic castle. The castle, all built by hand, belongs to Jim Bishop. Bishop has set over 1000 tons of rock to create a stone and iron fortress in the middle of nowhere.
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The series American Dreamers follows a man who is trying to help his family cope with the death of his wife. He quits his well paying job and moves to a rural area. He is trying to give his children a more simple but happy life.

  • Premiere Date
    September 17, 2008