Middle-aged and divorced, Wilson finds himself lonely, smug and obsessed with his past.
The political career of Woodrow Wilson is chronicled, beginning with his decision to leave his post at Princeton to run for Governor of New Jersey, and his subsequent ascent to the Presidency of the United States. During his terms in office, Wilson must deal with the death of his first wife, the onslaught of German hostilities leading to American involvement in the Great War, and his own country's reticence to join the League of Nations.
The true story of Texas congressman Charlie Wilson's covert dealings in Afghanistan, where his efforts to assist rebels in their war with the Soviets had some unforeseen and long-reaching effects.
A look at the role U.S. President Woodrow Wilson played in World War I.
Documentary from Katharina Otto pays homage to famed stage designer Robert Wilson, who overcame childhood learning disabilities growing up in Waco, Texas, and rose to become one of the most respected avant-garde artists in late 1960s New York. As much a tale of social injustice as a portrait of an artist, this mix of interviews and live performance is testimony to how Wilson's early challenges influenced his creative expression.
Comedy inspired by paperback crime novels tells the story of an adventurous search for a mysterious murderer who just after the end of the First World War has begun a rampage in Wilson City, a jerkwater town somewhere in Eastern Europe. The investigation is being led by an inhomogeneous pair of detectives - a greenhorn and local police cadet named Eisner and an experienced FBI officer Food, who has been sent to Europe by US President Woodrow Wilson himself.
A young woman makes her way in Washington D.C.
Legendary former Beach Boy, Brian Wilson toured America and Japan with a 10 piece band. Here he is captured performing 24 live tracks, and one that has never been issued before. Also included are interviews with Pete Townshend, Sheryl Crow, Neil Young and Patti Smith, a back-stage visit from Ronnie Spector, Paul McCartney's induction of Wilson to the Songwriter's Hall of Fame and a series of interviews with the man himself filmed over a 4 year period.
Wilson Periera, takes you to a small village in Kerala (South India) and further into an old house near the village cemetery. The story revolves around Wilson Periera, the cemetery keeper and his only family, his pets. The film shows perplexed Periera’s quest to find out the mystery behind the disappearance of his beloved fish.
Six traintastic episodes! Episodes: Special Helper Wilson Puffer Pete's Big Show Famous Emery Quizmaster Hodge Hoot vs. Toot Next Stop, Space!
When leaving an audition, Boris encounters Julia, who he hasn't seen for several years. Upset by seeing each other again, both confront a past that they'd fled.
In the early 1970s, comedian Flip Wilson's variety show owned Thursday night television. This exciting collection contains five unforgettable episodes -- including the show's debut on Sept. 17, 1970. Flip plays all his favorite characters: The ever-popular Geraldine Jones and Reverend LeRoy cavort with the likes of Ed Sullivan, Don Rickles, Ray Charles, Redd Foxx, Bobby Darin and Lucille Ball.
Edgar Allan Poe’s ill-fated hero meets his double.
African American filmmaker David A. Wilson decided to look into his family's history during the slave era. The result is this documentary, which provides a unique perspective on the long shadow cast by slavery in America. Wilson travels to North Carolina to visit the plantation where his ancestors once toiled and to meet its current owner -- a white man named David Wilson, whose slave-owning ancestors originally occupied the property.
Richard Wilson is an internationally-renowned sculptor and installation artist who often works on an architectural scale. 20:50, his room-sized sea of reflective sump oil, is an overwhelming experience. More recent works like Jamming Gears, made for London's Serpentine Gallery, and Over Easy, built into The Arc arts centre in Stockton-in-Tees, offer resonant and profound challenges to our sense of space and of the environment around us. By turns amusing and disturbing, Wilson's creations are about upsetting our preconceptions of who we are and what kind of world we live in. In this profile, Wilson outlines the genesis and meanings of a selection of key works, including Slice of Reality, a 20-metre-high cross-section of 600-ton dredger set in the Thames riverbed near the Millennium Dome.
A lounge singer sees his career skyrocket after he signs a contract for a mobster nightclub owner. Director Joseph Pevney's 1952 drama--with numerous songs--stars Frank Sinatra, Raymond Burr, Shelley Winters, Alex Nicol, Tommy Farrell, Vaughn Taylor, Donald MacBride, Jack Kruschen and in a small role, Tony Curtis.
Skoal Ring / Tonight The Bottle Let Me Down / One Bud Wiser / Good Morning Heartache / Politically Uncorrect / I Don't Feel Like Loving You Today / Me and Jesus / Been Kicked By A Mule / Mule Skinner Blues / California Girls
This compelling drama/documentary details the events leading up to, and surrounding the resignation of Harold Wilson as Prime Minister in 1976.
The Flip Wilson Show is an hour long variety show that aired in the U.S. on NBC from September 17, 1970 to June 27, 1974. The show starred American comedian Flip Wilson; the program was one of the first American television programs starring a black person in the title role to become highly successful with a white audience. Specifically, it was the first successful network variety series starring an African American. During its first two seasons, its Nielsen ratings made it the nation's second most watched show. The show consisted of many skits over an hour. It also broke new ground in American television by using a 'Theatre-in-the-Round' stage format, with the audience seated on all sides of a circular performance area. Wilson was most famous for creating the role of Geraldine Jones, a sassy, modern woman who had a boyfriend named Killer. Flip also created the role of Reverend Leroy, who was the minister of the Church of What's Happening Now!. New parishioners were wary of coming to the church as it was hinted that Reverend Leroy was a con artist. Wilson popularized such catchphrases as "What you see is what you get", and "The devil made me do it!".
Alison Wilson thinks she is happily married until her husband Alec dies and a woman turns up on her doorstep claiming that she is the real Mrs. Wilson. Alison is determined to prove the validity of her own marriage - and her husband's love for her - but is instead led into a world of disturbing secrets. Based on the remarkable story of Ruth Wilson's grandparents.
JoeWilson is a 1988 mini series about Joe Wilson, based on the stories by Henry Lawson. Jack Thompson began as director but left after two weeks.
Carnie Wilson: Unstapled is an American reality television show, starring game show hostess and singer Carnie Wilson. The show aired on GSN from January 14, 2010 to March 11, 2010.
The comedic story of a hopeless romantic musician who believes in marriage intensely, but for some reason, each of his wives end up leaving him. A keyboard player in a sports club controlled by a group of dark, yet soulful characters, Wilson Fernández’s story spans from his adolescence until his 50s, going through the past 30 years of Mexican history. Discover how the political and social events that took place during this time have influenced his personal life.
Wilson Phillips: Still Holding On is an American Reality series that debuted on November 27, 2011 on TVGN. The series follow the 90's supergroup Wilson Phillips and their attempt to make a comeback with their 5th studio album Dedicated.
IN THIS TOTALLY UNIQUE AND PHENOMENAL DVD, TELEVISION’S POPULAR ANGLER, JOHN WILSON, USES FLOAT FISHING TACTIC’S TO SECURE ONE OF THE ALL-TIME BEST FLOAT CATCHES OF DOUBLE FIGURE BREAM EVER FILMED. FISHING A 13-FOOT DEEP SWIM AT A SECLUDED NORFOLK LAKE FROM HIS 12-FOOT BOAT, JOHN MAKES GOOD USE OF THE SLIDER FLOAT, PRESENTING LOBTAILS OVER A PREBAITED AREA TO CATCH HUGE, SLAB-SIDED BREAM, THE LARGEST WEIGHING IN AT CLOSE ON 14lbs. JOHN FREELY ADMITS THAT HAD HE NOT BEEN UNDER THE RESTRAINTS OF FILMING THAT DAY, WHICH SLOWS EVERYTHING DOWN, A BAG OF 20 OR EVEN 30, DOUBLE FIGURE BREAM COULD HAVE BEEN ON THE CARDS. FOLLOWING ON FROM THIS BONAZA, JOHN TACKLES THE FASTFLOWING RIVER TEST IN HAMPSHIRE, BEST KNOWN FOR ITS SEA TROUT AND SALMON. USING STRET-PEGGING TACTICS, JOHN LANDS A PAIR OF BEAUTIFULLY CONDITIONED AND SCALED 20lb-PLUS MIRROR CARP ON HIS AVON ROD AND CENTRE-PIN REEL, BOTH OF WHICH ACCEPTED THE MOST SIMPLE BAITS; BREADFLAKE. TOTALLY MIND-BLOWING FOOTAGE, FILMED AT BEAUTIFUL LOCATIONS DURING THE SUMMER MONTHS, THIS PROGRAMME PROVIDES BOTH INSTRUCTIONAL AND ENTERTAINING VIEWING. Total running time – 70 Minutes