With Insignia Films (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. The West (1996)

537 min | Documentary, History, War

8.3
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Stephen Ives' "The West" is a PBS 4-Video Series co-produced by Ken Burns: - "Death Runs Riot" 85 min. - "Fight No More Forever" 85 min. - "Ghost Dance" 58 min. - "The People" 82 min.

Stars: Peter Coyote, N. Scott Momaday, Murphy Guyer, John Trudell

Votes: 1,553

2. Running with Beto (2019)

TV-MA | 94 min | Documentary

5.6
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70 Metascore

A behind-the-scenes documentary following Beto O'Rourke's breakaway campaign to unseat Ted Cruz in the U.S. Senate.

Director: David Modigliani | Stars: Beto O'Rourke, Amy O'Rourke, Cynthia Cano, Jody Casey

Votes: 439

3. Into the Canyon (2019)

84 min | Documentary

7.9
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Two journalists traverse the Grand Canyon by foot, hoping to better understand the revered canyon.

Director: Peter McBride | Stars: Kevin Fedarko, Peter McBride

Votes: 35

4. Constitution USA with Peter Sagal (2013– )

Documentary

7.0
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Constitution USA with Peter Sagal explores the Constitution and its role in the American story -- from its creation, to the crises that challenged and reshaped it, to contemporary debates ... See full summary »

Star: Peter Sagal

Votes: 38

5. Cornerstone (1999 TV Movie)

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Directors: Stephen Ives, Michael Kantor

6. American Experience: The Big Burn (2014 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 53 min | Documentary

6.7
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In 1910, a devastating wildfire raged through the Rockies, challenging the fledgling U.S. Forest Service and shaping fire policy for years to come.

Director: Stephen Ives

Votes: 13

7. Bloodlines (III) (2015)

18 min | Short, Drama, Mystery

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A detective is on his feet after a string of murders take place, all containing the same manner of death and systematic familiar dates. What he finds out, hits home and hits hard.

Director: Rahul Verma | Stars: Benny James, Jeff Poole, Casey Rathjen, Sheila Eden

8. Amato: A Love Affair with Opera (2001)

66 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

7.2
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Director: Stephen Ives | Stars: Sally Amato, Tony Amato

Votes: 16

9. New Orleans (2007 TV Movie)

Documentary

6.0
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Director: Stephen Ives

Votes: 7

10. American Experience (1988– )
Episode: Lindbergh (1990)

Not Rated | 56 min | Documentary, Biography, History

5.2
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After his famous flight, Charles Lindbergh becomes known to all the world but struggles with life in the limelight.

Director: Stephen Ives | Stars: Arnold Forster, Brendan Gill, Stacy Keach, Max Lerner

Votes: 17

11. American Experience (1988– )
Episode: Seabiscuit (2003)

TV-G | 60 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.1
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He was boxy, with stumpy legs that wouldn't completely straighten a short straggly tail and an ungainly gait; though he didn't look the part, Seabiscuit was one of the most remarkable ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Ives | Stars: Scott Glenn, Seabiscuit, Laura Hillenbrand, Farrell Jones

Votes: 85

12. American Experience (1988– )
Episode: Las Vegas: An Unconventional History: Part 1 (2005)

Not Rated | Documentary, Biography, History

7.3
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Director: Stephen Ives | Stars: Michael Murphy, Lucille Ball, Imogene Coca, Noël Coward

Votes: 32

13. The West (1996)
Episode: Death Runs Riot (1996)

85 min | Documentary, History, War

8.1
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The West had always symbolized hope and new beginnings, but in the 1850s, as more American pioneers poured west to start over, they brought with them the nation's oldest, most divisive issue -- slavery.

Director: Stephen Ives | Stars: Peter Coyote, Dayton Duncan, Patricia Nelson Limerick, Martin Ridge

Votes: 66

14. The West (1996)
Episode: Empire Upon the Trails (1996)

85 min | Documentary, History, War

7.9
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In the early 1800's, no one knew who would control the seemingly infinite spaces of the West.

Director: Stephen Ives | Stars: Peter Coyote, Richard White, Fred Gowans, N. Scott Momaday

Votes: 77

15. The West (1996)
Episode: Fight No More Forever (1996)

86 min | Documentary, History, War

8.3
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By the 1870s, only a few groups resisted the nation's push to conquer the West.

Director: Stephen Ives | Stars: Peter Coyote, N. Scott Momaday, Stephen Ambrose, Jo Allyn Archambault

Votes: 67

16. The West (1996)
Episode: One Sky Above Us (1996)

64 min | Documentary, History, War

7.9
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Los Angeles steals its water supply, millions of Mexicans migrate north, and Hollywood begins to shape the West and the nation's image of it.

Director: Stephen Ives | Stars: Peter Coyote, Richard White, T.H. Watkins, Marc Reisner

Votes: 53

17. The West (1996)
Episode: Speck of the Future (1996)

86 min | Documentary, History, War

8.0
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In 1848, a sawmill worker named James Marshall reached down into the stream bed of the American River in California -- and came up with the future of the West in the palm of his hand. He had discovered gold.

Director: Stephen Ives | Stars: Peter Coyote, J.S. Holliday, T.H. Watkins, Richard White

Votes: 74

18. The West (1996)
Episode: The Geography of Hope (1996)

86 min | Documentary, History, War

8.0
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The conquest of the West was nearly complete by the 1870s. In one remarkable decade, with Indians effectively confined to reservations, over four million new settlers arrived to stake their claim to the future.

Director: Stephen Ives | Stars: Peter Coyote, Richard White, Bertha Calloway, William Gwaltney

Votes: 60

19. The West (1996)
Episode: The Grandest Enterprise Under God (1996)

85 min | Documentary, History, War

8.0
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After the Civil War reunited North and South, Americans set out with renewed energy and optimism to finally unite the nation, East and West.

Director: Stephen Ives | Stars: Peter Coyote, T.H. Watkins, Marc Reisner, N. Scott Momaday

Votes: 62

20. The West (1996)
Episode: The People (1996)

83 min | Documentary, History, War

7.9
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This series chronicles the saga of the American West, tracing the lives of a diverse cast of characters, from explorers, soldiers and Indian warriors to settlers, railroad builders and ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Ives | Stars: Peter Coyote, N. Scott Momaday, T.H. Watkins, J.S. Holliday

Votes: 96

21. American Experience (1988– )
Episode: Grand Coulee Dam (2012)

TV-PG | 83 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.9
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When Grand Coulee Dam was being built during the depths of the Great Depression, everything about it--generators, powerhouses, pumps--was the biggest in the world. Grand Coulee was more ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Ives | Stars: Colleen F. Cawston, Blaine Harden, Steven Hawley, Mary Henning

Votes: 54

22. The West (1996)
Episode: Ghost Dance (1996)

59 min | Documentary, History, War

8.0
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By the late 1880's, American settlers continue to claim tribal lands while the Dawes Act tries to break up the tribal structure of the Native American nations. The Native Americans take up the Ghost Dance putting their faith in religion until their hopes are crushed at the Massacre of Wounded Knee.

Director: Stephen Ives | Stars: Peter Coyote, Ann Richards, Charlotte Black Elk, T.H. Watkins

Votes: 41

23. American Experience (1988– )
Episode: 1964 (2014)

TV-PG | 114 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.2
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The pivotal year that essentially ushered in the true 1960s is explored.

Director: Stephen Ives | Stars: Oliver Platt, Robert Cohen, Hodding Carter III, Ed King

Votes: 87

24. American Experience (1988– )
Episode: Space Men (2016)

TV-PG | 55 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.9
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U.S. Air Force pilots and scientists lay the groundwork for the U.S. space program through project "Man High".

Director: Amanda Pollak | Stars: Francis French, Michael Murphy

Votes: 80

25. American Experience (1988– )
Episode: The Great War: Part 1 (2017)

TV-PG | 114 min | Documentary, Biography, History

7.9
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Explore America's tortured, nearly three-year journey to war. In August 1914, a war unprecedented in size and violence broke out on the European continent. Ever the idealistic diplomat, ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Ives | Stars: Jennifer Lee Andrews, Blythe Danner, Brandon J. Dirden, Josh Hamilton

Votes: 98

26. American Experience (1988– )
Episode: The Great War: Part 2 (2017)

TV-PG | 114 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.0
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Americas entry into World War 1 is recalled, including the speed of mobilization.

Director: Amanda Pollak | Stars: Jennifer Lee Andrews, Blythe Danner, Brandon J. Dirden, Josh Hamilton

Votes: 85

27. American Experience (1988– )
Episode: The Great War: Part 3 (2017)

TV-PG | 114 min | Documentary, Biography, History

8.0
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Chart the ways in which the bloodiest battle in American history, and the ensuing peace, forever changed a president and a nation. In the fall of 1918, the deadly flu swept through cities ... See full summary »

Director: Rob Rapley | Stars: Jennifer Lee Andrews, Blythe Danner, Brandon J. Dirden, Josh Hamilton

Votes: 85


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