Race for the White House

Race for the White House

  • 2016
  • 2 Seasons
  • 7.8  (495)

From executive producers Kevin Spacey and Dana Brunetti, CNN Original Series "Race for the White House" captures the drama of how a high-stakes presidential election can turn on a single issue and so much more.

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Ford vs. Carter
8. Ford vs. Carter
September 13, 2020
The presidential election of 1976 pits the political establishment, represented by Republican President Gerald Ford, against the idealism of Democrat Jimmy Carter, the relatively unknown governor of Georgia.
Eisenhower Vs Stevenson
7. Eisenhower Vs Stevenson
April 5, 2020
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Dwight D. Eisenhower vs. Adlai Stevenson
6. Dwight D. Eisenhower vs. Adlai Stevenson
March 29, 2020
Republican General Dwight D. Eisenhower and Democrat Adlai Stevenson are persuaded to run for the White House, but as the gloves come off, this becomes a fierce battle for hearts and minds.
Jimmy Carter vs. Gerald Ford
5. Jimmy Carter vs. Gerald Ford
March 22, 2020
The presidential election of 1976 pits the political establishment, represented by Republican President Gerald Ford, against the idealism of Democrat Jimmy Carter, the relatively unknown governor of Georgia.
Wilson vs. Roosevelt vs. Taft
4. Wilson vs. Roosevelt vs. Taft
March 8, 2020
The 1912 race is an election between four remarkable candidates - former Republican President Theodore Roosevelt, his anointed heir President William Howard Taft, scholarly and religious Democrat Woodrow Wilson, and Socialist Eugene Debs.
LBJ v. Goldwater
3. LBJ v. Goldwater
March 1, 2020
The 1964 race is held in a country still reeling from the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and pits incumbent Democratic President Lyndon B. Johnson against conservative Republican Barry Goldwater.
Reagan V. Carter
2. Reagan V. Carter
February 23, 2020
The 1980 race sees President Jimmy Carter and Republican Ronald Reagan having to fight off fierce challenges from within, as both parties struggle to re-invent themselves and use the global media spotlight to their advantage.
Obama V. Mccain
1. Obama V. Mccain
February 16, 2020
Focusing on the 2008 contest between freshman Senator Barack Obama and Republican Senator John McCain. A panel discussion will follow the screening. Panelists include David Axelrod, former chief strategist and senior adviser to President Barack Obama; Charles R. Black, former chief strategist for Senator John McCain in the 2008 Presidential election; and Barbara A. Perry, Professor and Director of Presidential Studies at the University of Virginia's Miller Center.
Description

From executive producers Kevin Spacey and Dana Brunetti, CNN Original Series "Race for the White House" captures the drama of how a high-stakes presidential election can turn on a single issue and so much more.Race for the White House is a series that is currently running and has 2 seasons (14 episodes). The series first aired on March 6, 2016.

Where to Watch Race for the White House

Race for the White House is available for streaming on the website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Race for the White House on demand at HBO Max, Hulu and Sling.

  • Premiere Date
    March 6, 2016
  • IMDB Rating
    7.8  (495)