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John Adams

Unnecessary War (Season 1, Episode 6)
TV-14
TV Episode | 79 min | Biography, Drama, History

After Adams becomes President continues Washington's policy of neutrality between England and France despite opposition inside his own cabinet.
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Director
Producers
David Coatsworth | Steve Shareshian (as Steven Shareshian)
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Apr 13, 2008

Release date
Apr 13, 2008 (United States)

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23 cast members
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Paul Giamatti
John Adams John Adams   See fewer
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Laura Linney
Abigail Adams Abigail Adams   See fewer
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Stephen Dillane
Thomas Jefferson Thomas Jefferson   See fewer
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Rufus Sewell
Alexander Hamilton Alexander Hamilton   See fewer
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Sarah Polley
Nabby Adams Nabby Adams   See fewer
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John Dossett
Benjamin Rush Benjamin Rush   See fewer
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Samuel Barnett
Thomas Adams Thomas Adams   See fewer
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Kevin Trainor
Charles Adams Charles Adams   See fewer
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Mamie Gummer
Sally Smith Adams Sally Smith Adams   See fewer
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John Curran
White House Construction Foreman White House Construction Foreman   See fewer
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Lucas N. Hall
Continental Army Officer Continental Army Officer   See fewer
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Charisse Matthews
White House Servant White House Servant   See fewer
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Jason Butler Harner
Oliver Wolcott, Jr. (uncredited) Oliver Wolcott, Jr. (uncredited)   See fewer
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Natalie Christina
French Elite Woman (uncredited) French Elite Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Gwaltney
John Marshall (uncredited) John Marshall (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tarnee Kendell Hudson
Additional Washington's Servant (uncredited) Additional Washington's Servant (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Keating
Timothy Pickering (uncredited) Timothy Pickering (uncredited)   See fewer
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David Morse
George Washington (uncredited) George Washington (uncredited)   See fewer
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Zak Orth
James McHenry (uncredited) James McHenry (uncredited)   See fewer
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Andrew Scott
Colonel William Smith (uncredited) Colonel William Smith (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kevyn Settle
Sons of Liberty Horseman (uncredited) Sons of Liberty Horseman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Timmy Sherrill
Charles Lee (uncredited) Charles Lee (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nick Ventura
New Hampshire Delegate (uncredited) New Hampshire Delegate (uncredited)   See fewer
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8.3 / 10 | 338 votes