Citizen Kane (1941)
The life of William Randolph Hearst & yellow journalism start a war w/ Spain
The Hearst and Davies Affair (1985)
Hearst and actress Marion Davies
The Cat’s Meow (2001)
Movie producer Thomas Ince dies after yachting with William Randolph Hearst, Charlie Chaplin & Marion Davies
Rough Riders (1997)
1898, with Theodore Roosevelt
A Message to Garcia (1936)
Lt. Rowan's carrying a message from President McKinley to General Calixto Garcia in Cuba during the Spanish-American War
Newsies (1992)
Musical about the 1899 newspaper boy strike against Pulitzer and Hearst in NYC
Mambí (1998)
The Cubans loyal to Spain called the insurgents the Mambies, named after the black Spanish officer, Juan Ethninius Mamby, who was a freedom fighter in the Dominican Republic
White Legion (1936)
The medical search for the cure for yellow fever killing so many workers on the Panama Canal
The Wind and the Lion (1975)
Morocco 1904, Pres. TR & political kidnapping
Lillian Russell (1940)
Singing bombshell sensation wooed by Diamond Jim Brady among others
The Florodora Girl (1930)
Early 1900 Broadway girls
Flame of Barbary Coast (1945)
San Francisco's Barbary Coast and the 1906 Earth Quake
San Francisco (1936)
Love triangle set against the San Francisco earth quake
The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing (1955)
Beautiful girl Evelyn Nesbit, architect Stanford White, killed by murdering husband Harry Thaw
Jim Thorpe (1951)
Native American star of the 1912 Olympics in Stockholm, Sweden
Stars & Stripes Forever (1952)
March composer and Marine Corp band leader John Philip Sousa