The remarkable life of Nelson Mandela is chronicled in this volume of the Great Souls series. Friends, colleagues and experts share their stories about Mandela's happy childhood, extraordinary self-sacrifice as a freedom fighter, his decades of imprisonment and his presidential triumph. Filmed entirely in South Africa, this inspiring program reveals the strength and character of the man who led his nation out of apartheid and into the future.
For Rod Kimball, performing stunts is a way of life, even though he is rather accident-prone. Poor Rod cannot even get any respect from his stepfather, Frank, who beats him up in weekly sparring matches.
When Daniel Plainview - a ruthless oil prospector - learns of oil-rich land in California that can be bought cheaply, he moves his operation there and begins manipulating and exploiting the local landowners into selling him their property.
Based on a true story. After graduating from Emory University in 1992, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandoned his possessions, gave his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhiked to Alaska to live in the wilderness.
Have you watched Great Souls: Nelson Mandela yet? What did you think about it?