THE ROOSEVELTS: AN INTIMATE HISTORY

The Roosevelts: The Storm (1920-1933)

Franklin Roosevelt runs for vice president in 1920 and seems assured of a still brighter future...until polio devastates him. Eleanor builds a personal and political life of her own.

Wednesday at 8pm on WGBH 2

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Sherlock Holmes: The Dying Detective

Holmes and Watson help a financier's wife who believes her husband is slowly being addicted to opium by a greedy family member.

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In this dark satire on English politics, a conniving Conservative Party chief whip plots to unseat the new Prime Minister by leaking information to a reporter, Susannah Harker.

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