Planet Earth (2006– )

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Emmy Award winning, 11-episodes, 5-years in the making, the most expensive nature documentary series ever commissioned by the BBC, and the first to be filmed in high definition.

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2006
Won 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 9 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

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 Himself - Narrator (11 episodes, 2006)
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 Narrator - US Version (11 episodes, 2006)
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Each 50 minute episode features a global overview of a different biome or habitat on Earth (Polar, Mountain, Cave, Desert, Plains, Fresh Water, Seas, Ocean, Forest), followed by a ten-minute featurette which takes a behind-the-scenes look at the challenges of filming the episode. Written by Anonymous

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Planet Earth Extremes  »

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The project took 40 camera teams shooting at over 200 different locations all over the world for more than five years. See more »

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Simply put, stunning
2 September 2007 | by (Finland, Oulu) – See all my reviews

I have never, ever given any title a perfect ten. Mainly because I never thought that there will ever be something that truly deserves the praise. I was so wrong. Watching this amazing display of planet earth's resources in high definition is just simply breath taking. In addition David Attenboroughs commentary is spot on. Calm, informative and quiet in just the right places. Sometimes the picture is so beautiful, that one just simply forgets the commentary and just starer in awe on the beauty of the landscapes and other details. Sometimes the director feeds the viewer with juicy bits of slow motion scenes to add to the effect of the moment. I simply can't recommend this title enough to everyone. Just pick it up anywhere you can find it. Spectacular.


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