Narrated and written by Oliver Stone and co-author Peter Kuznick, the new twelve-part series will focus on human events that at the time went under reported, but crucially shaped America’s unique and complex history over the 20th century.
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The Untold History of the United StatesDirected byOliver Stone
Most Americans aren't emotionally prepared to handle the truths of this documentary. Either that, or they take immense pleasure in their murderous government's history.
Oliver Stone as narrator is a bit sleepy, and the volume is so low, the speaking so lackadaisically read, you can't hear or follow him sometimes.
Stone's certainty remains naive, especially in a time where we need serious nuance which no one can provide. I'm glad this exists though, now if only an American would watch it we might just learn something.
such an amazing doc, not only for the substance, which granted while not exactly unknown it is miles away from popular accepted or taught history, but also in form. Taking a page from Capra, stones obliterates the burns paradigm of historic doc film making into a new and exciting frontier that is hopefully influential going forward.