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Show Me a Hero

Season 1

Six-part HBO miniseries from creator David Simon and director Paul Haggis based on a true story about the young mayor (Oscar Isaac) of Yonkers, NY who finds himself engulfed in a racially divided maelstrom that threatens the city's future.

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1. Part 1

Nick Wasicsko becomes the youngest big-city mayor in America, but at what cost? Even before he is inaugurated, the obligation to build public housing in the white neighborhoods of Yonkers looms over his new administration.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 55 minutes Release date: August 15, 2015
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2. Part 2

All hell breaks loose as the Yonkers mayor and City Council are given an ultimatum by a federal judge weary of further delay. Meanwhile, public housing residents watch and wait as the white residents of East Yonkers make clear just how opposed they are.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 1 hour, 4 minutes Release date: August 15, 2015
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3. Part 3

Mayor Wasicsko finally achieves some consensus and rams through a housing plan with a tough vote, and housing officials finally begin to plan to build the new townhomes. But even as they do, the political costs to Wasicsko become apparent.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 58 minutes Release date: August 22, 2015
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4. Part 4

A new mayor pledges to oppose the housing, even though it is never quite clear what he might be able to do in that regard. Meanwhile, Nick Wasicsko tries to reconcile himself to life out of power as construction of the townhomes begins.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 58 minutes Release date: August 22, 2015
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5. Part 5

Armed with a growing recognition that he had fought on the side of angels in the battle over the housing, Wasicsko plans his political comeback, while the residents for the new townhouses are screened and chosen.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 58 minutes Release date: August 29, 2015
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6. Part 6

A comprehensive orientation process awaits incoming residents. At the same time, Mary Dorman is recruited to serve them in a way that even she finds startling. Meanwhile, Nick Wasicko begins the long road back to political viability.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 1 hour, 11 minutes Release date: August 29, 2015
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Bonus: Show Me a Hero: Featurette

HD. A behind-the-scenes look at the HBO Miniseries, featuring writer/executive producer David Simon, star Oscar Isaac and other cast members.

TV-14 Language: English Runtime: 3 minutes Release date: August 5, 2015

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Bonus: Show Me a Hero: 'Justice' Trailer #2

HD. A compelling peek at David Simon's six-part HBO miniseries about a Yonkers mayor who gets caught up in a racially divided maelstrom.

TV-14 Language: English Runtime: 2 minutes Release date: July 31, 2015

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Bonus: Show Me a Hero: Trailer

[HBO] A preview of David Simon's six-part HBO miniseries that explores notions of home, race and community through the lives of various citizens in Yonkers, NY.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 1 minute Release date: September 21, 2015
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