Tonight on Rai3 at 9.20pm the first episode of The Conspiracy Against America, the miniseries with Winona Ryder based on the novel of the same name by Philip Roth, will be aired.
It kicks off tonight on Rai3 every 21:20 The plot against America, the miniseries, first aired in clear after the passage on SKY, based on the novel of the same name by Philip Roth published in 2004.
New Jersey, 1940. World War II, which is still a purely European war, is at the center of the US election campaign. On the one hand there is the Democrat Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the incumbent president, on the other the Republican Charles Lindbergh, the aviator who first crossed the Atlantic alone. Lindbergh is a national hero, a symbol of the United States at home and abroad. However, he has a “small flaw”: he looks with sympathy at what Adolf Hitler is doing in Europe. The Levin Jewish family witnesses the aviator’s growing rise to power, which transforms the United States of America into an anti-Semitic country allied with the Nazis. Little Philip will witness, in spite of himself, the violent political and social changes that will ensue …
In the cast of The Conspiracy Against America Zoe Kazan, Anthony Boyle, John Turturro and Winona Ryder.
The miniseries will keep the Rai3 public company for two more first evenings (after tonight, it will be aired again on Thursday 20 and Friday 28 January at 21:20).