America’s Book of Secrets (2012): S01E09 – West Point

Introduction Journalists and law enforcement officials reveal secrets linked to America’s past, which were previously not exposed to the public. Outline It is the most prestigious military academy in the world. A place where cutting-edge technology converges with battle-proven tradition. But inside this launch pad for the Army’s elite are secrets. Go inside the 200-year-old… Read More

The Long Gray Line (1955)

Introduction The Long Gray Line is a 1955 American Technicolor biographical comedy drama film in CinemaScope directed by John Ford and based on the life of Marty Maher. Tyrone Power stars as the scrappy Irish immigrant whose 50-year career at West Point took him from a dishwasher to a non-commissioned officer and athletic instructor. Maher… Read More