Lewis & Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery

Lewis and Clark
Buffalo Gangue by John Clymer.
8:00PM
June
23, 2015

With the help of Sacagawea’s great courage, Lewis and Clark continued west to the Pacific Ocean.

World War Two: 1941 and the Man of Steel

Joseph Stalin
In the documentary WORLD WAR TWO: 1941 AND THE MAN OF STEEL, professor David Reynolds chronicles Joseph Stalin's humble origins, his ruthless rise to power, and the numerous wartime crises that nearly annihilated his regime. Utilizing visits to Russian battlefields, historical footage, original telegrams and official documents, this two-part film examines the factors that drew Britain and America into an alliance with a murderous dictator and reassesses Stalin's significance to the Allied victory in World War II.
10:00PM
June 22, 2015

Chronicles Joseph Stalin’s humble origins, his ruthless rise to power, and the numerous wartime crises that nearly annihilated his regime.

Poldark on Masterpiece

Poldark
Poldark Sundays, June 21 - August 2, 2015 on MASTERPIECE on PBS Ross Poldark rides again in a swashbuckling new adaptation of the hit series that helped launch MASTERPIECE in the 1970s. Aidan Turner (The Hobbit) stars as Captain Poldark, a redcoat who returns to Cornwall after the American Revolution and finds that his fighting days are far from over. Robin Ellis, who played Poldark in the 1970s PBS adaptation, appears in the role of Reverend Halse. Eleanor Tomlinson (MASTERPIECE �Death Comes to Pemberley�) plays the spunky Cornish miner�s daughter taken in by the gallant captain.  Shown: Aidan Turner as Ross Poldark (C) Robert Viglasky/Mammoth Screen for MASTERPIECE This image may be used only in the direct promotion of MASTERPIECE. No other rights are granted. All rights are reserved. Editorial use only.
9:00PM
June
21, 2015

Ross Poldark returns from the war to find his father dead & the girl he loves engaged to his cousin. Watch Preview.

Masterpiece Mystery: Zen – Vendetta

Zen - Italian Detective
Zen - Italian Detective
9:00PM
June 20, 2015

A killer is on a vendetta-fuelled rampage against those who wrongly imprisoned him, including a cop who had almost nothing to do with it: Aurelio Zen. Watch Preview.

Great Performances: The Merry Widow

Great Performances at the Met:
Kelli O'Hara as Valencienne with the Grisettes in Leh‡r's The Merry Widow. Photo credit: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera
9:00PM
June
19, 2015

Enjoy a lavish new staging of Lehár’s effervescent operetta starring Renée Fleming and Nathan Gunn. Watch Preview.

Miss Marple: The Moving Finger

Miss Marple
Joan Hickson as Miss Marple
10:00PM
June
18, 2015

The verdict of the inquest on Mrs Symmington is suicide. A police investigation is underway when the village, is thrown into further turmoil at a second death. Watch Preview.

Great Plains: America’s Lingering Wild

Great Plains
This documentary examines the remaining wildness in the states that compose the Great Plains, an area marked by geographic expanse and diverse beauty. Pictured: Buffalo on the prairie.
8:00PM
June
17, 2015

The places and creatures of the Great Plains that survive after 150 years of settlement.

Lewis and Clark: Journey of the Corps of Discovery

Lewis and Clark
Buffalo Gangue by John Clymer.
8:00PM
June
16, 2015

The challenges that faced the Lewis and Clark expedition of the western United States are detailed. Watch Preview.

World War II: 1941 and The Man of Steel

Joseph Stalin
In the documentary WORLD WAR TWO: 1941 AND THE MAN OF STEEL, professor David Reynolds chronicles Joseph Stalin's humble origins, his ruthless rise to power, and the numerous wartime crises that nearly annihilated his regime. Utilizing visits to Russian battlefields, historical footage, original telegrams and official documents, this two-part film examines the factors that drew Britain and America into an alliance with a murderous dictator and reassesses Stalin's significance to the Allied victory in World War II.
10:00PM
June 15, 2015

Professor David Reynolds chronicles Joseph Stalin’s humble origins, his ruthless rise to power, and the numerous wartime crises that nearly annihilated his regime.