The Contenders - 16 for '16

  • 2016
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

Sixteen compelling and, at times, contentious presidential campaigns are recalled in this documentary series, which features the important moments and fatal missteps of each campaign as well as the insights and lessons learned by the candidates.

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Season 1 Episode Guide

Bush/Obama - The Master Strategists

Season 1, Episode 9

November 1, 2016

Ferraro/Palin - The Trailblazers

Season 1, Episode 8

October 25, 2016

Perot/Nader - The Independents

Season 1, Episode 6

October 18, 2016

Goldwater/Reagan - The Conservatives

Season 1, Episode 5

October 11, 2016

Hart/Jackson - The Visionaries

Season 1, Episode 4

October 4, 2016

Michael Dukakis and Mitt Romney - The Technocrats

Season 1, Episode 3

September 27, 2016

Howard Dean and Pat Buchanan - The Flamethrowers

Season 1, Episode 2

September 20, 2016

Shirley Chisholm and John McCain - The Straight Talkers

Season 1, Episode 1

September 13, 2016

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  • Premiered: September 16, 2016
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Sixteen compelling and, at times, contentious presidential campaigns are recalled in this documentary series, which features the important moments and fatal missteps of each campaign as well as the insights and lessons learned by the candidates. (more)

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