Prohibition

  • 2011
  • TV Show
  • TV-14

A history of America's prohibition era (1920-33), when alcohol was outlawed after the passage of the 18th Amendment in 1919. It was the culmination of a movement that began in the mid-19th century, but instead of truly banning booze it merely pushed it underground, giving birth to criminal organizations that traded in the commodity; and turned ordinary (more…)

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Season 1 Episode Guide

A Nation of Hypocrites

Season 1, Episode 3

October 4, 2011

A Nation of Scofflaws

Season 1, Episode 2

October 3, 2011

A Nation of Drunkards

Season 1, Episode 1

October 2, 2011

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  • Premiered: October 2, 2011
  • Rating: TV-14
  • Premise: A history of America's prohibition era (1920-33), when alcohol was outlawed after the passage of the 18th Amendment in 1919. It was the culmination of a movement that began in the mid-19th century, but instead of truly banning booze it merely pushed it und… (more)

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