Amazon (1999–2000)

TV Series  -   -  Adventure
7.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.7/10 from 380 users  
Reviews: 16 user

A commercial aircraft crashes in the Amazon rain forest in Brazil, leaving only a handful of survivors. Their hopes of being rescued aren't very good, as the Amazon proves to be even more ... See full summary »

Creator:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 titles
created 20 Nov 2011
 
a list of 24 titles
created 17 Oct 2012
 
a list of 82 titles
created 18 Oct 2012
 
a list of 30 titles
created 03 Nov 2012
 
a list of 53 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Amazon" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Amazon (1999–2000)

Amazon (1999–2000) on IMDb 7.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Amazon.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2000   1999  
2 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Amazon (TV Series 2008)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

In his style as participating anthropological observer, fit and flexible British army-vet Bruce Parry travels along the vast Amazon, trough several South American states. He meets tribal ... See full summary »

Stars: Bruce Parry, Dudu Gomes, Matt Brandon
Amazon (2000)
Adventure | Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

On an observatory set high on a mountain, astronomers make a stunning discovery somewhere out in the galaxy. A flying object in the depths of the cosmos is showing signs of life, emitting an intelligent signal. The UFO has just landed on Earth somewhere in the midst of a rainforest. Margot, the enthusiastic young woman heading up the research team, decides to go to the spot and check out this ... See full summary »

Director: Philippe de Broca
Stars: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Arielle Dombasle, Patrick Bouchitey
Amazon (1990)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Widowed and broke Finnish businessman Kari takes his two teenage daughters with him to Brazil. A bush pilot introduces him to the idea of gold mining in the jungle, but a beautiful and ... See full summary »

Director: Mika Kaurismäki
Stars: Kari Väänänen, Robert Davi, Rae Dawn Chong
Amazon Jail (1982)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

Young women in the Amazon are kidnapped by a ring of devil-worshipers, who plan to sell them as sex slaves. Some of the women escape, but are pursued into the jungle by their captors. The ... See full summary »

Director: Oswaldo de Oliveira
Stars: Elizabeth Hartmann, Maurício do Valle, Sandra Graffi
Amazones (2004)
Action | Crime | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Four women from the North of Dutch town Breda are sick of their poor life. Lot is divorced and has two little kids; her friend Sam has a busy family life and an unemployed husband; Reneetje... See full summary »

Director: Esmé Lammers
Stars: Monique van de Ven, Monic Hendrickx, Georgina Verbaan
Delivered (1999)
Comedy | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

College droupout Will Sherman works as a pizza delivery boy. One night he delivers a pizza at the house where the guy who ordered pizza was just killed. The murderer, Reed, soon realizes ... See full summary »

Director: Guy Ferland
Stars: Ron Eldard, David Strickland, Leslie Stefanson
Can (2011)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A young married couple live happily in Istanbul, but their decision to illegally procure a child threatens their future together.

Director: Rasit Çelikezer
Stars: Selen Uçer, Serdar Orçin, Yusuf Berkan Demirbag
Guy (1996)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A young woman with a camera follows a man around to make a documentary about him, something he is not very happy with.

Director: Michael Lindsay-Hogg
Stars: Vincent D'Onofrio, Hope Davis, Kimber Riddle
To (2009)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
Director: Fumihiko Sori
Stars: Jun Fukuyama, Aya Hirano
Some (2004)
Action | Crime | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Close to $10 million of illegal drugs, intended to be presented as evidence in court, is stolen from the police as they are transporting it to the station. The police name as a suspect the ... See full summary »

Director: Youn-hyun Chang
Stars: Soo Go, Ji-hyo Song, Dong-kyu Lee
Now (1965)
Documentary | Short | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Director: Santiago Álvarez
Stars: Lena Horne
Amazons (1986)
Action | Fantasy | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

An epic from the dark ages about the legendary lost tribe of warrior women! The girls fly into danger, come up against fierce tribes, fall prey to sorcery, put to rest a family rivalry of ... See full summary »

Director: Alejandro Sessa
Stars: Ty Randolph, Penelope Reed, Joseph Whipp
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Dr. Alex Kennedy (22 episodes, 1999-2000)
...
 Karen Oldham (22 episodes, 1999-2000)
...
 Jimmy Stack (22 episodes, 1999-2000)
...
 Pia Claire (22 episodes, 1999-2000)
...
 Will Bauer (22 episodes, 1999-2000)
...
 Andrew Talbott (22 episodes, 1999-2000)
...
 Falconer John (17 episodes, 1999-2000)
...
 Elder Balaam (15 episodes, 1999-2000)
...
 First Elder Cole (10 episodes, 1999-2000)
Deborah Pollitt ...
 Hekka (10 episodes, 1999-2000)
...
 Elder Malakai (10 episodes, 1999-2000)
Katie Emme McIninch ...
 Prudence (9 episodes, 1999-2000)
Edit

Storyline

A commercial aircraft crashes in the Amazon rain forest in Brazil, leaving only a handful of survivors. Their hopes of being rescued aren't very good, as the Amazon proves to be even more hostile than the terrifying plane crash which brought them there: they must cope with an extremely hostile environment: piranhas, deadly snakes, flesh-eating ants, poisonous plants, hostile tribes, and more. Written by Sergio Ortega

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Adventure

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

25 September 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Peter Benchley's Amazon  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(22 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

I thought it was cool...
22 October 1999 | by (Toronto, Ontario) – See all my reviews

I saw the first episode last night (in Toronto we get it later) and I thought it was really cool. It was entertaining and interesting. The crash scene was done really well and the sound stage is absolutely amazing. I am kind of concerned about how they're going to drag on the plot line throughout an entire series without repeating too much and without making it another Gilligan's Island. We'll just have to watch and find out. From what I've seen so far, I give it an A+.


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
DVD untouchable855
amazon/lost crabelastime
LOVE THIS SHOW nduffy-1
amazon rulz...i mean ruled... deepaliblue
What happened in the last episode? jamester1989
The Precursor to 'Lost' NeuroticMovieLover
Discuss Amazon (1999) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?