Season 16, Episode 1 Goldwyn

First Aired: October 7, 2001

Recalling Samuel Goldwyn (1879-1974), Hollywood's “ultimate indie producer,” whose films include “Wuthering Heights,” “Pride of the Yankees” and “The Best Years of Our Lives.” Goldwyn made most of his 80 films lavishly---and independently. He was, says biographer A.Scott Berg, “a one-man band pretending to be a studio.” Berg is interviewed throughout, and there are also comments by Goldwyn's son and daughter and a number of Hollywood notables. Dustin Hoffman narrates.

Guest Cast

Cast & Details See all »

  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: An acclaimed series of biographies of artists, writers, filmmakers, musicians and Hollywood stars. Profiles of Alexander Calder, Paul Simon, Charlie Chaplin and music producer John Hammond won Peabody Awards, while films about Edward R. Murrow, Lucille Bal… (more)

Show More »

Trending TonightSee all »

Watch This

Simon Biles, Sasha Farber; Dancing with the Stars
5 Things to Watch Today – March 27, 2017

Who will be eliminated first from Dancing with the Stars?