Picks and Pans Review: Blind Ambition
updated 05/21/1979 AT 01:00 AM EDT
•originally published 05/21/1979 AT 01:00 AM EDT
Theresa Russell and the gifted Martin Sheen play Mo and John Dean and Rip Torn deftly portrays Richard Nixon in this Watergate drama. The pacing of the eight-hour series (concluding Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday) is crisp and the sense of tragedy overwhelming.