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Clash of the Gods (TV Series 2009)
Documentary | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Covers many of the ancient Greek and Norse Gods, monsters and heroes including Hades, Hercules, Medusa, Minotaur, Odysseus and Zeus.

Stars: Stan Bernard, Tate Steinsiek, Greg Ford
History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A thirteen hour series which focuses on the Germanic, Britannic and other barbarian tribal wars with Rome which ultimately led to the decline and fall of the Roman Empire. This series is ... See full summary »

Stars: Leif Anders, Paul Bicknell, Andre de Nesnera
Last Stand of the 300 (TV Movie 2007)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

In the year 480 B.C., the Greeks and the Persians fight one of the most famous battles in history at a place called Thermopylae. Here, the mighty Persian war machine, which has conquered ... See full summary »

Director: David Padrusch
Stars: Jeffery A. Baker, Orion Barnes, Erin Bennett
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A doc-drama covering the rise and the fall of the Roman world including the founding by Julius Caesar and the building of Rome by Nero.

Stars: Lyall B. Watson, James D'Arcy, Sean Pertwee
Ancients Behaving Badly (TV Series 2009)
Documentary | Biography | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

This documentary explores some of the psychological behaviors regarding the world's most infamous celebrities in the ancient world, while utilizing modern scientific techniques to explain their actions.

Stars: Darius Arya, David Mallott, Tom McCamus
Hunting Hitler (TV Series 2015)
Documentary | History | Reality-TV
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

After declassified FBI files about Hitler have been released, a group of specialists work together to try and find the truth of Hitler's supposed death. Did he really die in the bunker?

Stars: Dave Hoffman, Regan Lipinski, Tim Kennedy
Hannibal (TV Movie 2006)
Action | Biography | Drama
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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 - but one man is destined to change that. He is a man bound by... See full summary »

Director: Edward Bazalgette
Stars: Alexander Siddig, Emilio Doorgasingh, Bashar Rahal
Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Director: Daehong Kim
Stars: Mark Adair-Rios, Ben Baker, Chris Coppola
Egypt (TV Mini-Series 2005)
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

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.

Stars: Andrew Sachs, Stuart Graham, Julian Wadham
Third Reich: The Rise & Fall (TV Series 2010)
Documentary | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

THIRD REICH: THE RISE & FALL tells the story of Hitler's Germany through rarely seen films of the people who were there. Immersive and evocative, it takes viewers inside the Germany of the ... See full summary »

Stars: Adolf Hitler, Wibke Bruhns, Else Klamroth
Mankind the Story of All of Us (TV Mini-Series 2012)
Documentary | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Follow-up to America: The Story of the US (2010). Mankind embraces a groundbreaking way of telling this epic human story. Drawing on a growing global interest in a revelatory field of ... See full summary »

Stars: Josh Brolin, Richard Machowicz, James Meigs
Drama
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Based on some historical events, the film gives a romanticized biography of Theodoros Kolokotronis, a Greek historical hero serving as a metaphor for Greece herself. Based on a circular ... See full summary »

Director: Theodoros Angelopoulos
Stars: Omero Antonutti, Eva Kotamanidou, Mihalis Giannatos
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The History Channel finally has some great programming once again.
26 April 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I love history with a passion and often the History Channel has let me down. Although Ax Men is entertaining, I don't think a channel about History really should have a reality show. Battles BC is a truly entertaining and educational show. Here we learn about these ancient battles and the mighty leaders and warriors who helped create empires and wage war. They blend riveting historical accuracy with flashy new age imagery. Now obviously the fighting scenes they have aren't totally accurate, but they weren't meant to be. They are there to put fast paced action alongside this magnificent history lesson. This show is a real treat to watch and I am really thankful that the History Channel finally has something really entertaining and educational to watch. I only hope this program doesn't go the way of Decisive Battles and Command Decisions. The History Channel needs to keep great programming like this on and forget about reality shows and programs about monsters and UFOs. Please History Channel, keep this amazing show on and teach us all more about the legendary Battles BC.


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