The Twenties was one of the liveliest decades of the 20th century. Vintage newsreels and movie clips take you on an amazing journey from the end of World War I to the start of the Great Depression. See breakthroughs in aviation, the start of Prohibition (and the rise of speakeasies), the Scopes "Monkey" Trial, the sexual liberation of the flappers, the advent of radio and the triumph of the automobile.
See famous personalities such as Charles Lindbergh, Harry Houdini, Gloria Swanson, Rudolph Valentino, Babe Ruth, Knute Rockne, Calvin Colidge and Herbert Hoover. Most of all, see what made the Roaring Twenties ROAR!
The 1920s were a turbulent decade, and this documentary covers all the important events that occurred over this 10-year span. Made in 1950, THE GOLDEN TWENTIES is a clear and concise summation of an era littered with important happenings.