Box Office Bio Episodes

1995, TV Show

Episode Detail: Colin Powell: A Soldier's Campaign - Box Office Bio

A profile of Gen. Colin Powell (USA Ret.), from his South Bronx upbringing and college days through his two tours in Vietnam and eventual rise to chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Included: interviews with Powell's wife, Alma; childhood friends; and biographer Howard Means. Narrator: Chris Bury.

Episodes: Box Office Bio (140)

5/31/2007: Angie Dickinson
5/24/2007: Alec Guinness
5/17/2007: James Dean
5/10/2007: Carol Burnett
5/3/2007: Betty Boop
4/26/2007: Henry Winkler
3/15/2007: Katharine Hepburn
3/8/2007: Tim Burton
12/21/2006: Donald O'Connor
1/30/2003: Bacharach
11/26/2001: Teri Garr: Comic Appeal
11/25/2001: Dustin Hoffman: First in His Class
11/24/2001: Al Pacino: Inside Out
10/28/2001: Henry Hill: Goodfella
10/24/2001: John Belushi: Funny You Should Ask
10/22/2001: Stephen King: Fear, Fame and Fortune
10/18/2001: Leif Ericson: Voyages of A Viking
10/18/2001: Deborah Kerr
10/14/2001: Kirk Douglas: A Lust for Life
10/13/2001: Marlene: Inventing Dietrich
10/12/2001: Bill Bixby
10/9/2001: Sergeant York: The Reluctant Soldier
10/6/2001: The Extraordinary Journeys of Jules Verne
10/2/2001: The Real Robinson Crusoe
8/11/2001: Edgar Cayce: The Sleeping Psychic
5/27/2001: Perspectives: Admiral Richard E. Byrd
5/26/2001: Leslie Nielsen: Naked Laughter
5/24/2001: Stonewall Jackson
5/22/2001: Henry VIII: Scandals of a King
5/17/2001: Simon Wiesenthal: The Man Who Hunted Nazis
5/16/2001: Bob Fosse: Dancing on the Edge
5/14/2001: Bette Davis: If Looks Could Kill
5/12/2001: Frank Sinatra: The Voice
5/11/2001: The Mystery of Edgar Allan Poe
5/10/2001: West Point Classmates
5/8/2001: Jean Harlow: Platinum Bombshell
5/4/2001: John Wilkes Booth: Assassin in the Spotlight
5/2/2001: Boris Karloff: The Gentle Monster
1/27/2001: Jamie Lee Curtis: Hollywood's Girl Next Door
1/26/2001: Matt Damon, Cameron Diaz and David Spade
1/25/2001: Peter Falk: Just One More Thing
1/24/2001: Mozart
1/21/2001: Jerry Lewis: The Last American Clown
1/20/2001: Jerry Lewis: The Last American Clown
1/18/2001: Sigmund Freud: Analysis of a Mind
1/17/2001: Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
1/15/2001: General Omar Bradley
1/14/2001: Richard Pryor: Comic on the Edge
1/13/2001: Gilda Radner: In Her Own Words
1/12/2001: Profiles: The Windsors
1/8/2001: Tom Hanks: Hollywood's Golden Boy
1/5/2001: The Knights of Camelot
1/2/2001: Joe Louis: The Boxer Who Beat Hitler
12/3/2000: William Holden: An Untamed Spirit
9/28/2000: The Maccabees: Revolution and Redemption
9/25/2000: Vincent Price: The Versatile Villain
9/21/2000: Camelot
9/20/2000: Richard the Lionheart
9/19/2000: King Arthur: His Life and Legends
9/18/2000: Joan Collins: A Personal Dynasty
9/12/2000: Susan Sarandon: Rebel with a Cause
9/10/2000: Ronald Reagan: Role of a Lifetime
9/9/2000: Henry Ford
9/7/2000: Thomas Jefferson: The Philosopher of Freedom
9/6/2000: Leonardo da Vinci
9/5/2000: Michelangelo: Artist and Man
9/4/2000: Beethoven: The Sound and the Fury
9/3/2000: Admiral Chester Nimitz: Thunder of the Pacific
9/2/2000: Admiral William 'Bull' Halsey: Naval Warrior
9/1/2000: John Paul Jones: Captain of the High Seas
5/28/2000: Queen Victoria: Sovereign of a Country
5/26/2000: Edward G. Robinson: Little Big Man
5/25/2000: Sidney Poitier: The Defiant One
5/23/2000: Samuel L. Jackson: An Actor's Journey
5/22/2000: Richard Petty: King of the Road
5/20/2000: Myrna Loy: A Class by Herself
5/17/2000: Yul Brynner: The Man Who Was King
5/15/2000: Peter O'Toole: Acting Out Loud
5/14/2000: The Flying Wallendas: Legends of the High Wire
5/13/2000: P.T. Barnum: The Greatest Showman on Earth
5/12/2000: George C. Scott: Power and Glory
5/8/2000: Barbara Stanwyck: Straight Down the Line
5/6/2000: Telly Savalas: Who Loves Ya, Baby?
5/4/2000: George Washington: American Revolutionary
5/1/2000: Lord Horatio Kitchener: The Empire's Flawed Hero
5/1/2000: Hitchcock: Alfred the Great
4/30/2000: Cary Grant: Hollywood's Leading Man
4/30/2000: Anthony Perkins: A Life in the Shadows
4/30/2000: Henry Fonda: Hollywood's Quiet Hero
3/26/2000: John Wayne: The Unquiet American
2/28/2000: Profiles: Grace Kelly
2/27/2000: F. Scott Fitzgerald: The Great American Dreamer
2/26/2000: Jackie Chan: From Stuntman to Superstar
2/25/2000: Kurt Russell: Hollywood's Heavy Hitter
2/24/2000: Peter Lorre: The Master of Menace
2/24/2000: Profiles: John Barrymore
2/23/2000: Gwyneth Paltrow, Calista Flockhart and Cameron Diaz
2/22/2000: Profiles: Mahatma Gandhi
2/21/2000: Gene Tierney: A Shattered Portrait
2/20/2000: Harrison Ford: The Reluctant Hero
2/19/2000: Ike & Monty: Generals at War
2/17/2000: Captain Bligh: Mutiny on the Bounty
2/16/2000: Colin Powell: A Soldier's Campaign
2/15/2000: Gene Hackman: Portrait of the Artist
2/14/2000: Angela Lansbury: A Balancing Act
2/13/2000: Jane Russell: Body and Soul
2/12/2000: Gary Cooper: The Face of a Hero
2/11/2000: Gloria Swanson: The Greatest Star
2/10/2000: Napoleon Bonaparte: The Glory of France
2/9/2000: Profiles: Admiral Richard E. Byrd
2/7/2000: Ingrid Bergman: A Passionate Life
2/6/2000: Don Ameche: Hollywood's Class Act
2/4/2000: Loretta Young: Hollywood's Heavenly Beauty
2/3/2000: Wilbur & Orville: Dreams of Flying
2/2/2000: Profiles: Admiral Chester Nimitz
2/1/2000: Fred MacMurray: The Guy Next Door
11/7/1999: Paul Newman: Hollywood's Charming Rebel
5/22/1995: Sherlock Holmes: The Great Detective
Roger Moore: A Matter of Class
Rudolph Valentino: The Great Lover
Susan Hayward: Brooklyn Bombshell
Wild Bill Hickok: Gentleman of the Old West
Jimmy Stewart: His Wonderful Life
Alice Fay---The Star Next Door
Marlon Brando: Breaking All the Rules
Rex Harrison:The Man Who Would Be King
Roddy McDowall: Hollywood's Best Friend
Alan Alda: More than Mr. Nice Guy
Zorro: Mark of the Z
Mata Hari: The Seductive Spy
Greta Garbo: The Mysterious Lady
Vincent Price: The Versatile Villian
John Wayne: American Legend
John Wayne: American Legend
Shirley Temple: Hollywood's Little Princess
Montgomery Clift: The Hidden Star
Nick Nolte: Acting Up
Gary Gilmore: A Fight to Die
Tyrone Power: The Last Idol
Tarzan: The Legacy of Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Premise: A series profiling entertainers and famous historical figures. Included: interviews with friends and family members.

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