[PBS布鲁克林桥].Ken.Burns-America-Brooklyn.Bridge-03x01.avi 700.34MB



Genres: Documentary, History

Plot Synopsis: This documentary chronicles the world famous Brooklyn Bridge in New York City. The difficult construction process is described in interesting detail, later parts of the film interview current notables, who describe what effect the Brooklyn Bridge had upon New York society and beyond.

Plot Keywords: Independent Film | Art | Bridge Building | Bridge | Construction | Engineering | Engineer | Historical | New York City | Public Works | 1880s | Architecture | (Show all 15 plot keywords recommended by customers)


Product Details

Actors: Paul Roebling, Julie Harris, Arthur Miller, Kurt Vonnegut Jr., Richard Pini, See more

Directors: Ken Burns

Format: Bw, Closed-captioned, Color, Remastered, Ntsc

Studio: Pbs Home Video

DVD Release Date: September 30, 2003

Run Time: 58 min (original theatrical or airing runtime)

Average Customer Review: Based on 5 Reviews

From IMDb: Quotes & Trivia

ASIN: B00007LZ1J

Amazon.com Sales Rank: #20,265 in DVD


Theatrical Release Information

US Theatrical Release Date: November 1981

Production Company: Florentine Films


Editorial Reviews

Product Description:

This award-winning program by filmmaker Ken Burns recaptures all the drama, the struggles and the personal tragedies behind this greatest of all achievements of America's industrial age. As this fascinating program reveals, it was the largest bridge of its era, marked by enormous construction problems and ingenious solutions. Witness the human heroics of the larger-than-life men who built the bridge that seized the imagination of New Yorkers and all Americans. Discover the enduring charm and beauty of this granite and steel structure, as you travel across its span to the heart of the metropolis.

布鲁克林大桥(The Brooklyn Bridge):19世纪中叶,纽约是当时世上成长最快的城市,当时有人计划搭建有史以来最长的桥,联结曼哈顿与布鲁克林。虽然随着时光的流逝,曾经举世瞩目的布鲁克林桥慢慢地淡出人们的视野,但它依然是米国的象征性建筑之一,同时它仍然是纽约的交通要道。这座横跨于东河之上的宏伟建筑于1883年建成时,被誉为世界第八大奇迹,也是世界上第一座钢索吊桥。