ANCIENT EGYPT

the most compelling titles as found by this author

Including:
Discovery Channel 2000, The Lost Mummy Of Imhotep
Civilisations 2001
Discovery Channel/TLC 2002, Journey Through The Valley Of The Kings
Discovery Channel 2002, The Curse of Tutankhamun
National Geographic 2002/2003, Egypt Eternal, The Quest For Lost Tombs
National Geographic 2005, King Tut's Curse
BBC Horizon 2006, Tutankhamun's Fireball
National Geographic 2007, Engineering Egypt
Discovery Channel 2008, Egypt's Ten Greatest Discoveries
Discovery Channel 2008, Why Ancient Egypt Fell
National Geographic 2008, Unlocking The Great Pyramid
National Geographic 2009, Valley Of The Kings
National Geographic 2010, The Silver Pharaoh Mystery or
National Geographic, Ancient Secrets, Mystery of The Silver Pharaoh
BBC Four 2010, The Pharaoh Who Conquered The Sea
BBC One 2011, Imagine, The Pharaohs' Museum On Liberation Square
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1.
Ancient Lives (1984 Mini-Series)
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Archaeologist John Romer reconstructs the life of a village in ancient Egypt.
Stars: John Romer
 
2.
The Curse of King Tut's Tomb (1980 TV Movie)
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After an archeological expedition discovers the tomb of the Egyptian king Tutankhamen, many of the scientists, engineers and workmen begin mysteriously dying off. (98 mins.)
Director: Philip Leacock
 
3.
The Lost Pharaoh: The Search for Akhenaten (1980 Documentary)
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This documentary tells the story of an ancient pharaoh who was almost lost to history, and the archaeological... (57 mins.)
 
4.
Romer's Egypt (1982 TV Series)
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5.
National Geographic Specials (1965 TV Series)
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Documentary about ancient Egypt, its temples, paintings and art, and how these old treasures are being endangered by modern civilization... (60 mins.)
 
6.
The Face of Tutankhamun (1992 Mini-Series)
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Series following the quest of archaeologist Howard Carter for the treasures of Tutankhamen's tomb. (50 mins.)
 
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8.
Nile: River of Gods (1995 Documentary)
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(100 mins.)
 
9.
Lost Civilizations (1995 TV Series)
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Discover the enduring legacy of the pharaohs in the magnificent riches of their tombs and among the fragile relics of their mummies. Explore the ancient Egyptians' fascination with death and their quest for immortality. (40 mins.)
 
10.
Mummies: Tales from the Egyptian Crypts (1996 TV Series)
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(200 mins.)
“ As in the main picture,
Mummies And The Wonders Of Ancient Egypt ” - o770
 
11.
Egypt: Secrets of the Pharaohs (1997 Documentary)
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National Geographic goes to Egypt to look into an underground vault that houses a ship of the Pharaoh Khufu and follows an researcher as he attempts to recreate the ancient rite of mummification. (55 mins.)
“ National Geographic Video ” - o770
 
12.
Mysteries of Egypt (1998 Documentary)
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Egypt is and ever was a place of mystery. Many rumors spread around the great Pyramids of Gizeh (the only one of the seven wonders of the world left)... (38 mins.)
Director: Bruce Neibaur
 
13.
The Great Egyptians (1998 Mini-Series)
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Stars: Bob Brier
 
14.
Cleopatra: The First Woman of Power (1999 Documentary)
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An attempt to correct popular misconceptions about the real Cleopatra. (50 mins.)
 
15.
Secrets of Lost Empires II (1996 Mini-Series)
Episode: Pharaoh's Obelisk (2000)
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(50 mins.)
“ And the other episode:
Pyramid ” - o770
 
16.
Napoleon's Obsession: The Quest for Egypt (2000 Documentary)
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Stars: Bob Brier
 
17.
Empires: Egypt's Golden Empire (2001 TV Series)
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(50 mins.)
 
18.
Egypt Beyond the Pyramids (2001 Documentary)
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(50 mins.)
Director: David de Vries
 
19.
Treasure Seekers: Mysteries of the Nile (2001 Documentary)
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20.
Building the Great Pyramid (2002 Documentary)
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Based on the latest archaeological discoveries and combining dramatic reconstruction, location shooting and state-of-the-art CGI computer effects... (58 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Stamp
 
21.
Ancient Egyptians (2003 TV Series)
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Each of the four separate episodes -rather independent chapters- presents some of the findings of Egyptology... (50 mins.)
 
22.
The Nile (2004 Documentary)
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(50 mins.)
 
23.
Mummy Detective (2004 TV Series)
Episode: Murder of a Pharaoh (2004)
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Stars: Bob Brier
 
24.
Egypt (2005 Mini-Series)
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Dramatization of the great discoveries of ancient Egypt, from the exploration of tombs in the early 1800s, to the unraveling of the Rosetta Stone to translate the ancient language on the tombs, to the discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb. (60 mins.)
 
25.
Magical Egypt (2001 TV Series)
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Growing evidence is suggesting a missing chapter in human history. West explores evidence of a sophisticated science behind the unexplainable accomplishments of Ancient Egypt, the inheritor of knowledge from an even earlier civilization? (48 mins.)
 
26.
Lost Cities of the Ancients (2006 Mini-Series)
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Piramesse (Pi-Ramesses) was built to be the new capital city of pharaoh Ramesses II. The remains of the city were thought to be at Tanis, but the painstaking work of archaeologist Manfred Bietak uncovered a remarkable story. (60 mins.)
 
27.
Egypt: Engineering an Empire (2006 Documentary)
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(92 mins.)
 
28.
Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs (2007 Documentary)
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The grail is not the gold, nor the books of ancient wisdom, but the 3,000 year old DNA of the mummies, which may lead to a cure for malaria. (39 mins.)
Director: Keith Melton
 
29.
Nefertiti and the Lost Dynasty (2007 Documentary)
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It is one of Egypt's enduring mysteries. What happened to Nefertiti and her husband, Akhenaten - the radical king... (50 mins.)
Director: Brando Quilici
 
30.
Revealed (2002 TV Series)
Episode: Egypt's Lost Tomb (2007)
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(60 mins.)
 
31.
Timewatch (1982 TV Series)
Episode: The Pharaoh's Lost City (2008)
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In 1350 BC, Egyptian pharaoh Akhenaten commanded his people to move 250 miles into the desert and build... (50 mins.)
 
32.
Egypt Unwrapped (2008 TV Series)
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“ AKA
Egypt Unwrapped ” - o770
 
33.
Timewatch (1982 TV Series)
Episode: Pyramid: The Last Secret (2009)
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The story of an architect's obsession with the grand pyramid if Gizeh, built for Pharoah Chefu, helped... (50 mins.)
 
34.
King Tut Unwrapped (2010 Mini-Series)
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(90 mins.)
“ The same as
Tutankhamun: The Mystery Revealed ” - o770
 
35.
Tutankhamun: The Mystery Revealed (2010 TV Series)
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“ The same as
King Tut Unwrapped ” - o770
 
36.
Secrets of the Dead (2000 TV Series)
Episode: The Silver Pharaoh (2010)
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Secrets of the Dead examines the the tomb of Psusennes I an Egyptian Pharaoh of the Intermediate Period whose burial place was discovered shortly before World War II.
 
37.
Museum Secrets (2011 TV Series)
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Museum Secrets is a TV series on History Television in Canada and a website with videos and games; exploring...
 
38.
Egypt's Lost Cities (2011 Documentary)
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Director: Harvey Lilley
 
39.
Planet Egypt (2011 TV Series)
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