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1.
Nature's Most Amazing Events (2009 Mini-Series)
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This is a documentary series looking at the most dramatic wildlife spectacles on our planet. We see... (49 mins.)
 
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Human Planet (2011 Mini-Series)
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Like all life forms, humanity partially adapts to types of natural environment, yet also tends to change them... (50 mins.)
Stars: John Hurt
 
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Planet Earth (2006 Mini-Series)
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Emmy Award-winning, 11 episodes, five years in the making, the most expensive nature documentary series ever commissioned by the BBC, and the first to be filmed in high definition. (533 mins.)
 
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Life (2009 Mini-Series)
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David Attenborough's legendary BBC crew explains and shows wildlife all over planet earth in 10 episodes... (473 mins.)
 
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The Blue Planet (2001 Mini-Series)
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Mammoth series, five years in the making, taking a look at the rich tapestry of life in the world's oceans. (50 mins.)
 
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F for Fake (1973 Documentary)
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A documentary about fraud and fakery. (89 mins.)
Director: Orson Welles
 
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Nova (1974 TV Series)
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Science documentaries about various topics.
 
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Believe: The Eddie Izzard Story (2009 Documentary)
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Chronicles comedian Eddie Izzard's rise to fame from early influences - losing his mother to cancer at a young age before being sent with his brother to boarding school - to his close relationship today with his father. (102 mins.)
Director: Sarah Townsend
 
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Prophets of Science Fiction (2011 TV Series)
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The science-fiction imaginings of the writers of the past are now becoming the science realities of our day.
 
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Fry's Planet Word (2011 TV Series)
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Fry's Planet Word sees Stephen Fry finding out more about linguistic achievements and how our skills for the spoken word have changed. He dissects language in many of its guises. (60 mins.)
 
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Stephen Fry: Out There (2013 Mini-Series)
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Actor Stephen Fry has for two years seeking up some of the most homophobic persons in the world who spend most of their time fighting gays, and challenges their view upon their extreme homophobia. (60 mins.)
 
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Fearless Planet (2008 TV Series)
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Dark Matters: Twisted But True (2011 TV Series)
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Delves into the most unusual research ever conducted, including attempts to crossbreed humans and apes... (30 mins.)
 
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Brain Games (2011 TV Series)
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An examination of the nature of human perception and how it can be fooled. (30 mins.)
 
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Stephen Fry: The Secret Life of the Manic Depressive (2006 Documentary)
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Stephen Fry presents this documentary exploring the disease of manic depression; a little understood... (120 mins.)
Director: Ross Wilson
 
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Curiosity (2011 TV Series)
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This program is made by the Discovery Network, and the show's 'full-name' has the suffix phrase of "The Questions of Our Life"... (45 mins.)
 
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Strip the City (2012 TV Series)
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Stripping major cities naked of their steel, concrete, buildings, roads, rivers and bedrock - layer by layer... (60 mins.)
 
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Extreme Engineering (2003 TV Series)
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Each episode of Extreme Engineering features a major construction and engineering project. Some projects are completed ones... (50 mins.)
Director: Peter Frumkin
 
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Mega Builders (2005 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
Stars: Guy Grison
 
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Broken Minds (2012 TV Series)
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How the Earth Works (2013 TV Series)
Episode: Will Hawaii Sink L.A.? (2013)
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Liz and Martin travel to Hawaii to investigate how evidence of catastrophic events in its geological past reveals a legacy of destruction. (44 mins.)
 
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How the Earth Works (2013 TV Series)
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Martin and Liz explore Iceland to see if its volcanoes could cause chaos in the future. Later, Martin samples an insane motorsport on ashy slopes. (44 mins.)
 
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How the Earth Works (2013 TV Series)
Episode: Ice Age or Hell Fire? (2013)
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Martin and Liz travel from the glaciers of Canada to the heat of Death Valley, revealing evidence of some of the most powerful geological events - Ice Ages. (44 mins.)
 
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How the Earth Works (2013 TV Series)
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Biologist Liz and geologist Martin find out the answers to a series of scientific quandaries. What link do the Rockies have to the atomic bomb? (44 mins.)
 
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How the Earth Works (2013 TV Series)
Episode: Can Krakatoa Stop Time? (2013)
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An active volcano with the power to plunge the whole world into a brutal dark age is rising from the sea. Will it cataclysmically erupt once again? (44 mins.)
 
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How the Earth Works (2013 TV Series)
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Liz Bonnin and Martin Pepper investigate the volcano Mount Vesuvius. During the research, they discover another deadly super volcano, Campi Flegrei. (44 mins.)
 
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How the Earth Works (2013 TV Series)
Episode: Asteroid Armageddon (2013)
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Martin and Liz investigate a giant asteroid impact that may have wiped out the dinosaurs. Later, Martin experiences the power of a NASA supergun. (44 mins.)
 
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How the Earth Works (2013 TV Series)
Episode: Japanese Death Match (2013)
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Liz and Martin visit Japan, to witness the battle that rages between the people and the land they live on. (44 mins.)
 
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How the Universe Works (2010 TV Series)
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A users guide to the cosmos from the big bang to galaxies, stars, planets and moons. Where did it all come from and how does it all fit together. A primer for anyone who has ever looked up at the night sky and wondered. (60 mins.)
 
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Richard Hammond's Invisible Worlds (2010 Mini-Series)
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This documentary features state-of-the-art camera technology used to focus on what humans cannot see with the naked eye. (94 mins.)
 
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How to Build a Planet (2013 Mini-Series)
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Join host Richard Hammond on the ultimate engineering project. How to Build a Planet uses stunning interactive...
 
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In the Shadow of the Moon (2007 Documentary)
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The crew members of NASA's Apollo missions tell their story in their own words. (100 mins.)
Director: David Sington
 
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Civil War: England's Fight for Freedom (1999 Documentary)
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Drama documentary about the events leading up to and surrounding the English Civil War. (76 mins.)
Director: Paul Sen
 
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Feynman: The Challenger (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary on the life and work of Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman. Same documentary as The Fantastic Mr Feynman (2013) but with an American narrator instead of British. (60 mins.)
 
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The Secret Millionaire (2006 TV Series)
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(48 mins.)
 
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The Human Face (2001 Mini-Series)
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This 4 part BBC series examines the science behind facial beauty, expression, and fame in an entertaining fashion. (200 mins.)
 
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Human Universe (2014 Mini-Series)
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Brian travels the globe to discuss these topics with examples from our planet and others in the universe. (60 mins.)
Stars: Brian Cox
 
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Dynamo: Magician Impossible (2011 TV Series)
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Magician to the stars, Dynamo, travels the globe astounding everyone he meets. Dynamo has worked with the likes of Will Smith... (45 mins.)
 
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Life After People (2009 TV Series)
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What would happen to planet earth if the human race were to suddenly disappear forever? Would ecosystems thrive...
 
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How the Earth Was Made (2007 Documentary)
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A brief account of the Earth's geological progression, from its creation 4.6 billion years ago to scientists' predictions of its demise more than 2.5 billion years in the future. (90 mins.)
Director: Peter Chinn
 
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The Gettysburg Address (2017)
The complete story of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address.
Director: Sean Conant
 
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Nazi Mega Weapons (2013 TV Series)
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An examination of Nazi Germany's various military engineering projects during World War II.
 
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Danube: Europe's Amazon (2015 Mini-Series)
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Strip the Cosmos (2014 TV Series)
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The Universe (2007 TV Series)
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This educational show explores many scientific questions and topics about the universe (Big Bang, the Sun, the planets, black holes, other galaxies, astrobiology etc.) through latest CGI, data and interviews with scientists. (45 mins.)
 
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Wonders of the Solar System (2010 Mini-Series)
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In this spellbinding series Professor Brian Cox visits the most extreme locations on Earth to explain how the laws of physics carved natural wonders across the solar system. (60 mins.)
Stars: Brian Cox
 
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Stem Cell Universe with Stephen Hawking (2014 Documentary)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Geoffrey Sharp
 
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Top Gear (1978 TV Series)
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Quentin, Tiff, Vicki and others look at all things car-related. (30 mins.)
 
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Top Gear (2002 TV Series)
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The hosts talk about everything car-related. From new cars to how they're fueled, this show has it all. (60 mins.)
 
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Wonders of the Universe (2011 Mini-Series)
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Professor Brian Cox visits some of the most dramatic parts of the globe to explain the fundamental principles that govern the laws of nature - light... (59 mins.)
 
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Wonders of Life (2013 Mini-Series)
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Physicist and professor Brian Cox travels across the globe to uncover the secrets of the most extraordinary phenomenon in the universe: life. (59 mins.)
Stars: Brian Cox
 
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Horizon (1964 TV Series)
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Horizon is BBC Two's flagship 50-minute science documentary series. In September 2004 it celebrated... (50 mins.)
 
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Nature (1982 TV Series)
Episode: Snow Monkeys (2014)
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From PBS - In the frigid valleys of Japan's Shiga Highlands, a troop of snow monkeys make their way... (60 mins.)
Director: Nigel Cole
 
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Earthflight (2011 TV Series)
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A nature documentary about a bird's-eye view of the natural world, joining the journeys of snow geese... (59 mins.)
Director: John Downer
 
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Madagascar (2011 Mini-Series)
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Over 80% of Madagascar's animals and plants are found nowhere else on Earth. Discover what made Madagascar so different from the rest of the world, and how evolution ran wild there. (240 mins.)
 
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Urban Secrets (2012 TV Series)
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StarTalk (2015 TV Series)
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Famed astrophysicist Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson discusses science and pop culture with notable guests.
 
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Sci Fi Science: Physics of the Impossible (2009 TV Series)
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What first appears to be a send-up of classic science fiction is in fact a thorough examination of the real-world science behind the sensationalism... (30 mins.)
Director: Fred Hepburn
 
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How We Got to Now (2014 Mini-Series)
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Explores the power and the legacy of great ideas. (360 mins.)
Director: Nic Stacey
 
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Hidden Kingdoms (2014 Mini-Series)
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This is a series about the tiny animals of the forest and jungles. Seen from their perspective, we experience a life where almost everything is a giant. (177 mins.)
Director: Simon Bell
 
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Cyberpunks and Technophobes (1993 TV Series)
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In the UK there is a trend for teenagers to drop science subjects at school, and to concentrate on the arts...
Director: Teresa Hunt
 
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Horizon (1964 TV Series)
Episode: The Truth About Exercise (2012)
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Like many, Michael Mosley want to get fitter and healthier but can't face hours on the treadmill or trips to the gym. He uncovers new research that suggests many of us could benefit from just three minutes of high intensity exercise a week. (50 mins.)
 
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Horizon (1964 TV Series)
Episode: Inside the Dark Web (2014)
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Twenty-five years after the world wide web was created, it is now caught in the greatest controversy of its existence - surveillance... (50 mins.)
 
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Landing on a Comet: Rosetta Mission (2014 TV Movie)
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Documentary about Rosetta mission: When the human land a lander on the 67P comet (62 mins.)
Director: Shelley Ayres
 
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Immortal (2010 Documentary)
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Elizabeth Blackburn discovered a treasure, a secret of renewal that keeps cells young. Can it stop the grey hair, the wrinkles, the aches and pains? Can it prevent disease? Can it stop cancer? (52 mins.)
Director: Sonya Pemberton
 
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The Immortalists (2014 Documentary)
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Two eccentric scientists struggle to create eternal youth in a world they call "blind to the tragedy of old age." As they battle their own aging and suffer the losses of loved ones, their scientific journeys ultimately become personal. (78 mins.)
 
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The Widowmaker (2015 Documentary)
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Every minute of every year an American drops dead of a heart attack, hundreds of thousands without any warning or prior symptom... (96 mins.)
Director: Patrick Forbes
 
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Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity (2014 Documentary)
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Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity takes us on an exhilarating journey with choreographer Elizabeth Streb - pushing the boundaries between action and art and daring us to join Streb and her dancers in pursuit of human flight. (82 mins.)
Director: Catherine Gund
 
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Love & Engineering (2014 Documentary)
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Our modern life is largely designed by engineers. They like to invent and structure things and they... (81 mins.)
 
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The Human Experiment (2013 Documentary)
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A documentary that explores chemicals found in everyday household products. (91 mins.)
Stars: Sean Penn
 
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Doctored (2012 Documentary)
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An investigation into the "monopoly" of the medical industrial complex and how Americans are viewed as patients. (96 mins.)
Director: Bobby Sheehan
 
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A Traveler's Guide to the Planets (2010 TV Series)
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A travel guide to the very alien planets of our Solar System. (45 mins.)
Stars: Bray Poor
 
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Lost Land of the Tiger (2010 Mini-Series)
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BBC biologist and military veteran Steve Backshall joins a team of scientists in Bhutan to determine...
 
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The Dark: Nature's Nighttime World (2012 TV Series)
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A team of experts venture into the jungles, forests and mountains of central and south America to capture dramatic footage of wildlife at night. (60 mins.)
 
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Super Cute Animals (2015 Documentary)
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Gordon Buchanan goes to meet the world's cutest animals to reveal their hidden biology and find out why people have such a strong emotional response to them. (60 mins.)
Director: Chloë Pearne
 
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Hannibal: Rome's Worst Nightmare (2006 TV Movie)
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It is 200 years before the birth of Christ and Rome is the new superpower of the ancient world. She believes she is invincible... (89 mins.)
 
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Caesar (2002 TV Movie)
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Twenty-year-old Julius Caeser flees Rome for his life during the reign of Sulla, but through skill and ambition rises four decades later to become Rome's supreme dictator. (240 mins.)
Director: Uli Edel
 
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Imperium: Augustus (2003 TV Movie)
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Caesar Augustus tells of how he became the emperor to his reluctant daughter, Julia following the death of her husband Agrippa. (200 mins.)
Director: Roger Young
 
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Imperium: Nerone (2004 TV Movie)
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A six-episode mini-series covering five centuries of the Roman Empire. (192 mins.)
Director: Paul Marcus
 
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Rome: Rise and Fall of an Empire (2008 TV Series)
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A thirteen hour series which focuses on the Germanic, Britannic and other barbarian tribal wars with... (60 mins.)
 
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Earth's Natural Wonders (2015 Mini-Series)
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(60 mins.)