‘AmEx: Into The Amazon’ Is A Gripping Real-Life Adventure For All Audiences

Courtesy: PBS/Public Media Distribution By Philip Sayblack Theodore Roosevelt is known to Americans as one of the most polarizing figures in the nation’s history. Two terms as the nation’s head resulted in the Square Deal, the construction of the Panama Canal, protection of America’s national parks and so much more. While Roosevelt accomplished so many great deeds during his time in office, his...

January 19th, 2018
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PBS Tackles Today’s Social, Economic Issues With A Trip Back In Time In New ‘AmEx’ Episode

Courtesy: PBS/Public Media Distribution By Philip Sayblack This winter, PBS and Public Media Distribution will take audiences back in time to one of America’s most important eras in another new episode of its hit history-based series American Experience. American Experience: The Gilded Age is currently scheduled to be released Tuesday, Feb. 6.  The story, which will be available on DVD and Digital...

January 18th, 2018
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Public Media Distribution Announces ‘Milk Street: Season 1’ Home Release Date

Courtesy: PBS/Public Media Distribution By Philip Sayblack Christopher Kimball, former host of PBS’ America’s Test Kitchen and Cook’s Country recently made his return to television with his own new television series Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street.  That series’ debut season will make its way home later this month. Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street: Season 1 is currently scheduled...

January 17th, 2018
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PBS Announces ‘Finding Your Roots: Season 4’ Release Date

Courtesy: PBS/Public Media Distribution By Philip Sayblack Fans of PBS’ hit genealogy series Finding Your Roots will soon be able to own the series’ fourth season. PBS and Public Media Distribution announced Monday that the series’ fourth season will be released Tuesday, Feb. 6 on DVD and digital HD.  Season Four sees host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. interviewing celebrities such as Ted Danson and...

January 15th, 2018
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PBS Shares Another Important WWII Story In New “AmEx” Episode

Courtesy: PBS/Public Media Distribution By Philip Sayblack PBS and Public Media Distribution are set to share another new story from World War II with the masses next week. The story in question is that of the development of a once top secret tech that helped the Allies win the war, and it comes in the form of American Experience: the Secret of Tuxedo Park.  Set for release next Tuesday, Jan. 16...

January 12th, 2018
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PBS Pays Tribute To Bob Hope In New “American Masters” Episode

Courtesy: PBS/Public Media Distribution By Philip Sayblack It goes without saying that Bob Hope is one of the greatest names in the entertainment industry’s modern history.  From radio to television to movies to his famed USO tours, Hope entertained audiences of all ages for years, so when he died in 2003, it left a great void in not just the industry but in America’s whole.  Now thanks to PBS...

January 11th, 2018
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PBS Follows Roosevelt “Into The Amazon” In New “AmEx” Episode

Courtesy: PBS/Public Media Distribution By Philip Sayblack Theodore Roosevelt is one of the greatest figures in American history.  A two-term president whose accomplishments both in and out of the Oval Office have been touted time and again both in print and on-screen, he has been the topic of any number of books, movies and documentaries.  Speaking of the latter, PBS and PBS Distribution added just...

January 11th, 2018
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PBS Releases ‘Great Performances: Havana Time Machine’ On DVD

Courtesy: PBS/Public Media Distribution By Philip Sayblack PBS is taking audiences on a musical trip through Cuba’s capital this winter with a new episode of its fan favorite cultural arts series. Great Performances: Havana Time Machine is available now on DVD.  Released Dec. 12, 2017, the roughly hour-long program follows musician Raul Malo as he walks Havana’s streets, examining the city’s...

January 7th, 2018
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‘NOVA: Secrets Of The Shining Knight’ Will Certainly Shine For Its Target Audiences

Courtesy: PBS/Public Media Distribution By Philip Sayblack The knight is a popular mascot for athletic teams today. From Las vegas’ new National Hockey League team to so many college athletic teams to even high school and below, knights are used nationwide (and probably worldwide) as mascots. While they may call themselves knights, the teams that used the knight as their mascot are a far cry from...

January 5th, 2018
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‘Cook’s Country’ Is Still One Of TV’s Top Cooking Series In Its 10th Season

Courtesy: PBS/Public Media Distribution By Philip Sayblack Late this past November, Public Media Distribution, PBS’ media distribution organization, released to audiences the 10th season of its long-running hit cooking series Cook’s Country on DVD. The two-disc set easily found its own spot on this critic’s list of 2017’s top new family box sets. For those who might still be asking why it...

January 3rd, 2018
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