TV Mini-Series | TV-14 | | Biography, Drama, History
The life of one of the USA's Founding Fathers, its second President, and his role in the nation's first 50 years.
Actress Laura Linney has appeared in such filmed productions relating to American Politics as Dave (1993), John Adams (2008), Running Mates (2000), Absolute Power (1997), Man of the Year (2006), and Hyde Park on Hudson (2012).
Half-fed slaves building our nation's Capitol. What possible good can come from such a place?
When the militia man is telling Abigail Adams about the "Battle of Bunker Hill" and when John Adams is telling of General Warren's death, both say that the battle took place on Bunker Hill. The militia man CERTAINLY would have known that the battle actually took place on Breed's Hill (adjoining Bunker Hill), and John Adams probably would have known the difference as well. However, this is a common error, not only perpetrated by books, but by spoken word recordings as well.