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the reagans (2020)

This documentary about the president and his wife was informative and entertaining, especially for someone like me who really enjoys 20th c american history, but I will say that I found the depth of focus simultaneously too light (they could've gone so much deeper with the source material) and too heavy (for what was essentially a glossy summary, it still took 4 hours). 


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