First Invasion: The War of 1812 (2004)Documentary, History, War · 12 September 2004
Elaborate reenactments are juxtaposed with comments by historians in this glossy review of America's "Second War of Independence" against Britain (1812-15). Included: the causes of the conflict; American designs on Canada; the burning of Washington D.C.; the Battle of New Orleans. Edward Herrmann narrates.
Director(s): Gary ForemanCast: Mark D. Hutter, Sally E. Bennett, Dave Fagerberg