America In Primetime

America In Primetime Series
Premiere: 2011
Network: PBS
IMDB Rating: 7.5/10
Sessons: 1
Full Episodes: 4
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Full Show Summary

This documentary series looks at the evolution of specific character types appearing on American primetime episodic television from post WWII to the early twenty-first century. These characters were often a reflection of the times and often shaped by world events such as WWII, the Vietnam War and 9/11, but some also influenced behavior and attitudes, especially of such characterizations in future television shows. Landmark characterizations are presented and the reasons for them being landmarks are discussed.
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Date Aired America In Primetime Episodes
Season 1
Season 1, Episode 1: Independent Woman
Season 1, Episode 2: Man of the House
Season 1, Episode 3: The Misfit
Season 1, Episode 4: The Crusader


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America In Primetime is available to watch on PBS. You can also stream full episodes of America In Primetime on Hulu.