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When Groucho Marx hosted "The Tonight Show"

After Jack Paar left and before Johnny Carson replaced him, "The Tonight Show" had a fleet of guest hosts, including Groucho Marx, who brought on Dick Cavett as one of his writers. "I wondered if he would use anything I wrote," said Cavett of that time.
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Groucho & Cavett

S36 E8 Length 1:21:59 Premiere Date 12/27/22

The Adventures of Saul Bellow

S36 E7 Length 1:22:55 Premiere Date 12/12/22

Buffy Sainte-Marie: Carry It On

S36 E6 Length 1:29:33 Premiere Date 11/22/22

Brian Wilson: Long Promised Road

S36 E5 Length 1:23:22 Premiere Date 06/14/22

Waterman – Duke: Ambassador of Aloha

S36 E3 Length 1:23:57 Premiere Date 05/10/22

Marian Anderson: The Whole World in Her Hands

S36 E2 Length 1:53:01 Premiere Date 02/08/22

Ailey

S36 E1 Length 1:23:21 Premiere Date 01/11/22

Groucho & Cavett

Preview Length 01:44 Premiere Date 12/27/22

When Groucho Marx hosted "The Tonight Show"

Clip Length 02:09 Premiere Date 12/27/22

Groucho Marx roasts Dick Cavett

Clip Length 02:01 Premiere Date 12/27/22

What made Groucho Marx a great writer

Clip Length 03:07 Premiere Date 12/27/22

Dick Cavett's early days of standup comedy

Clip Length 08:17 Premiere Date 12/27/22

Remembering Jonas Mekas

Clip Length 02:47 Premiere Date 01/23/19

Remembering Carol Channing

Clip Length 01:03 Premiere Date 01/15/19

Remembering Stan Lee

Clip Length 07:17 Premiere Date 11/13/18

Remembering Paula Wayne

Clip Length 03:09 Premiere Date 11/12/18

Artists Flight Series Promo

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 08/31/18

Remembering Neil Simon

Clip Length 01:04 Premiere Date 08/28/18

Remembering Anthony Bourdain

Clip Length 00:24 Premiere Date 06/08/18

Against All Odds: Meet the Woman Behind American Masters

Clip Length 05:29 Premiere Date 03/09/18

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Orozco: Man of Fire - S20 E6

Premiered On: 09/19/2007

Often thought of as the "other" Mexican muralist (beside his more flamboyant compatriot Diego Rivera), Jose Orozco was a leader of the Mexican Renaissance. His bold, dynamic frescoes had a profound impact on American painters and inspired Franklin D. Roosevelt to put artists to work during the Great Depression.

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HOPPER: An American Love Story - S36 E4

Discover the secrets behind Edward Hopper's most iconic and enigmatic works. Known for "Nighthawks" and other evocative paintings of American life, Hopper has left a lasting impression on our culture. Meet the man behind the brush and see how his marriage to fellow artist Josephine Nivison Hopper shaped his art and career.

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