|aExecutive producer, Bob Jaffe ; written and produced, Lauren Lexton ; story editor, Chuck Hayes.
|aNarrator, Jack Perkins.
|aHe single-handedly saved the United States from bankruptcy on two occasions, but was often accused of being a monopolist. He wielded as much power as the president and turned Wall Street into his personal playground. John Pierpont Morgan had an aptitude for acquisition. He assembled on of America's largest fortunes and purchased an art collection to rival any in the world.BIOGRAPHY tells the complete, compelling story of the celebrated deal maker and money man. See rare footage of the financier in his element on Wall Street, and trace his rise to power and prominence through interviews with biographers and historians. Hear how he brokered an agreement between two competing railroads by inviting both presidents for a cruise on his yacht and refusing to let them off until they came to terms! And get a privileged look at his private life. BIOGRAPHY presents the riveting tale of J. Pierpont Morgan, whose ability to get things done his way made him one of the most succesful men in the world.
|aEnglish dialogue ; Chinese, English subtitles.
|aMorgan, J. Pierpont|q(John Pierpont), |d1837-1913.
|aBiographical television programs.
|aCapitalists and financiers|zUnited States|vBiography.