John Adams (HBO)

John Adams (HBO)

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He is one of America's least understood and most underestimated Founding Fathers, the second President of the U.S., John Adams. From HBO Films comes this Emmy(R)-winning, seven-part miniseries starring Paul Giamatti as the man who played a pivotal role in fostering the American Revolution and building a republic.

Starring: Paul Giamatti, Laura Linney, Stephen Dilane, Rufus Sewell, Sarah Polley, Tom Wilkinson, David Morse


Join or Die
1. Join or Die

Boston, 1770. In the aftermath of the Boston Massacre, John Adams takes the defe...

2. Independence

Adams wins over skeptical delegates in the charge to declare independence in Jul...

Don't Tread On Me
3. Don't Tread On Me

1777. Adams is appointed Minister Plenipotentiary to France along with Benjamin ...

4. Reunion

1781. Adams joyously learns the British surrendered to Washington at Yorktown an...

Unite or Die
5. Unite or Die

Elected America's first VP, Adams is frustrated by his exclusion from President ...

Unnecessary War
6. Unnecessary War

Abandoned by Jefferson for retaining Washington's cabinet, President Adams holds...

7. Peacefield

In retirement, Adams starts writing his memoirs, then endures a series of tragedies.

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