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American Experience

Tue. Jan 24, 8:00 PM
WGBH 2

American Experience

Wed. Jan 25, 1:00 AM
WGBX 44

American Experience

Wed. Jan 25, 4:00 AM
WGBH 2

War of the Worlds

Recalling the 1938 radio broadcast of H.G. Wells' "War of the Worlds" by Orson Welles and his "Mercury Theater on the Air" crew, which occurred on Mischief Night. Some listeners believed the program's account of a Martian invasion to be true and panicked.

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ABOUT AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

Television's most-watched history series, American Experience has been hailed as "peerless" (Wall Street Journal), "the most consistently enriching program on television" (Chicago Tribune), and "a beacon of intelligence and purpose" (Houston Chronicle). On air and online, the series brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that have shaped America's past and present.

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American Experience Showtimes

American Experience Tue. Jan 24 at 8:00 PM WGBH 2
American Experience Wed. Jan 25 at 1:00 AM WGBX 44
American Experience Wed. Jan 25 at 4:00 AM WGBH 2
American Experience Wed. Jan 25 at 12:00 PM WGBX 44
American Experience Thu. Jan 26 at 4:00 AM WGBX 44
American Experience Fri. Jan 27 at 2:00 AM WGBX 44
American Experience Fri. Jan 27 at 7:00 PM WGBH WORLD
American Experience Sat. Jan 28 at 12:00 AM WGBH WORLD
American Experience Sat. Jan 28 at 2:00 AM WGBH 2
American Experience Sat. Jan 28 at 8:00 AM WGBH WORLD
American Experience Sat. Jan 28 at 2:00 PM WGBH WORLD
American Experience Sat. Jan 28 at 10:00 PM WGBX 44

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