FRONTLINE; Hostage in Iran: The Legacy
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- Hostage in Iran: The Legacy
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Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983
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While the whole world watched, fifty-two Americans were held hostage in Iran by Islamic revolutionaries for 444 days. On the fifth anniversary of their release, using never-before- seen footage from inside the American embassy compound in Teheran, the hostages tell the story of their long ordeal.
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