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4.0
168 Ratings

John Adams

Directed by Tom Hooper
United States, 2008
Biography, Drama, History

Synopsis

The life of one of the USA’s Founding Fathers, its second President, and his role in the nation’s first 50 years.

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John Adams Directed by Tom Hooper

Awards & Festivals

American Film Institute Awards

2009 | Winner: TV Program of the Year

Directors Guild of America

2009 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television/Miniseries

Writers Guild of America

2009 | Winner: Long Form - Adaptation (Television)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2009 | 2 wins including: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries

2009 | Nominee: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries

Critics reviews

[It offered] several instances of framing shots from unlikely and disadvantageous angles, meant to lend the affair some immediacy though it plays as though the movie was shot by paparazzi nervous to get a glimpse of the Second Continental Congress.
July 03, 2015
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