1996 / 82
Historian Ken Burns and his team bring to life the challenges Americans faced in the 19th century as they embarked on westward expansion. Prosperity and bloodshed awaited as the U.S. edged into land ripe for the taking.
1991 / 99
A gifted 7-year-old's prodigious talents land him in the middle of a battle between his working-class mother and a school director. An average mom with an off-the-charts kid. Others think they know what's best for him, but love trumps all.