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Watergate

Documentary
1 season availableUSA
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Explores the history behind the Watergate scandal, including the unrest of the 1960s, the opening of China, and the Vietnam War.

S1 E1: The Burglary
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S1 E1: The Burglary
44m
After Richard Nixon's election, attacks from the media and the antiwar movement goad him to take the dark path to the Watergate burglary.
languages:
English
subtitles:
English

1. The Burglary

After Richard Nixon's election, attacks from the media and the antiwar movement goad him to take the dark path to the Watergate burglary.
44m
Available until 25 September 2021

2. Coverup

The Watergate arrests lead to a vast coverup; but after Nixon's landslide re-election, the coverup starts to unravel.
43m
Available until 25 September 2021

3. Things Fall Apart

As the coverup cracks, White House counsel John Dean turns on Nixon, a Senate committee is formed, and a special prosecutor is appointed.
44m
Available until 25 September 2021

4. U.S. Vs Nixon

The Senate Watergate Committee and the Watergate Special Prosecutor confront Nixon in a deepening Constitutional crisis.
43m
Available until 25 September 2021

5. Blowback

The Saturday Night Massacre prompts impeachment proceedings and a Supreme Court confrontation.
43m
Available until 25 September 2021

6. Endgame

Impeachment votes, Supreme Court rulings, and further revelations seal Richard Nixon's fate.
44m
Available until 25 September 2021