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The Vietnam War
Is a Staggering Achievement in Documentary Storytelling
The 18-hour nonfiction epic is a thorough, engrossing dive into history.
Ken Burns Wants to Make an Obama Documentary
“It would just be him. And then, in ten years, we’d add all the other things.”
Ken Burns Talks of a New
“I’m sort of obligated.”
Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross Scoring Ken Burns Doc
The ten-part doc premieres on PBS in September.
last night on late night
See Ken Burns’s Merciless Ken Burns
It’s a joke about his name!
last night on late night
Mindy Kaling Shares Stephen Colbert Bloopers
Literal church giggles.
Stephen Colbert Instantly Falls for Mindy Kaling, Tituss Burgess, and Ken […]
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Show, where Stephen Colbert heads over to the craft services table before the show and meets his Mindy […]
TV Review: Ken Burns’s Documentary
Airing tonight on PBS.
Stephen Colbert vs. Louis C.K.: Who Gettysburg Addresses Better?
Or maybe Usher beats ‘em both.
Ken Burns Fights City Hall Over His New Film on the Central Park Jogger Case
“It’s really about letting people get to know the Central Park Five as individuals.”
TV Review: Ken Burns’s
The Dust Bowl
Ken Burns’s astounding documentary is about disaster and survival, yes. But mostly it’s about clouds and faces.
Ken Burns Is Making a Roosevelt Documentary
With Meryl Streep as the voice of Eleanor.
Listen to Ken Burns’s Thoughts on Storytelling
More like “Ken Burns’s Thoughts on Basically Everything.”
Doc Will Air in November
Slow pan across depress-o-ville photos
Ken Burns Really Hates Reality TV
“What I reject is the idea that this has any intrinsic value whatsoever other than voyeurism.”
This Week on Vulture Recommends: New Picks From Vampire Weekend, Ken Burns, Nicole Krauss, Jason Moran, and Our Critics
Wouldn’t it be nice to have TV-doc legend Ken Burns pick the best baseball movies, or recent National Book Award nominee Nicole Krauss select the best confessionals?
Exhausted Ken Burns Urges Baseball To Stop
The Onion, Exhausted Ken Burns Urges Baseball To Stop: “‘I can’t do this anymore,’ Burns said. ‘The more baseball that is played, the more I […]
Jimmy Kimmel Valiantly Continues His Assault on Jay Leno, Ken Burns Style
This is easily the most riveting documentary we’ve seen since ‘Man on Wire.’
Stephen Colbert Isn’t Into Libraries (And So Can You!)
Plus Ken Burns, Evan Rachel Wood, and Kelly Clarkson!