This 12-chapter documentary series was created and executive produced by Academy Award(R)-winning writer/director Oliver Stone. As Americans, do we really know and understand our shared and complicated history? How do we recall the small details and forgotten players that influenced some of the biggest events from America's past? Will our children actually get the whole story from reading history books? And how will it affect the future of our country? Chapters include: "World War II", "Roosevelt, Truman & Wallace", "The Bomb", "The Cold War", "The '50s: Eisenhower, The Bomb & The Third World", "JFK: To The Brink", "Johnson, Nixon & Vietnam: Reversal Of Fortune", "Reagan, Gorbachev & Third World-Rise of the Right", "Bush & Clinton: Squandered Peace-New World Order", "Bush II & Obama - Age of Terror", "Prologue: Chapter A - World War I, The Russian Evolution & Woodrow Wilson: Roots of Empire", "Prologue: Chapter B - 1920-1940: Roosevelt, Hitler, Stalin: The Battle of Ideas".