Rent Ken Burns' America: The Statue of Liberty on DVD

Ken Burns' America: The Statue of Liberty

1985 Rated NR 1hr

The history of the Statue of Liberty is filled with complicated logistics and touching anecdotes, and filmmaker Ken Burns presents an Oscar-nominated portrait of this great lady. Follow her life, from her creation by French sculptor Auguste Bartholdo, through her painstaking construction and accident-prone dedication in 1886. Interviews with ordinary Americans reveal a deep understanding of the unique place the statue holds in our hearts.

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Movie Details

1986 Academy Award®
  • Best Documentary Feature nominee
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Filmed in color and B&W; interactive menus; scene access; making-of featurette; behind-the-scenes featurette; cast and crew interviews.