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I.F. Stone in Ken Burns' America: Huey Long

Ken Burns' America: Huey Long

1985 NR

The world of American politics has long been peopled with interesting characters -- but few of them have been more colorful than Huey P. Long. Award-winning documentary filmmaker Ken Burns captures the charisma that made Long the people's politician, the "Kingfish." This documentary explores Long's life as a child, his ascent to power and his assassination in 1935.