Washington tells the story of how a fatherless young soldier full of personal ambition becomes a leader of men willing to sacrifice all for the common cause. How a once-loyal British ... See full summary »
| For Lovers of History, Freedom, and Independence
I am certainly glad this was not a Netflix production. While being skeptical going in, I will say the History Channel handled this documentary, which spans the life of George Washington, very well.
Interspersing dramatic recreations with segments from experts on the life of Washington and several other historical experts, the three part mini-series told the story of the life of the founder of our country in an historical, non-biased, fashion. The actor, Nicholas Rowe, who played the part of Washington was outstanding.
Each of the three episodes is approximately one hour and thirty minutes without commercials and, if you are a lover of history and liberty, your time will not be wasted.