9.0/10
86
27 user

The Great Adventure 

A filmed series of one-hour dramatizations of the lives of famous historical people, as well as important historical events.
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1964   1963  

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Russell Johnson ...  Himself - Narrator / ... 14 episodes, 1964
Van Heflin ...  Himself - Narrator / ... 12 episodes, 1963-1964
Edit

Storyline

A filmed series of one-hour dramatizations of the lives of famous historical people, as well as important historical events.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

anthology | See All (1) »

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 September 1963 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Das große Abenteuer See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

CBS Television Network See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Crazy Credits

End credit disclaimer: "The Great Adventure is a dramatization of recorded history. Situations and characters are sometimes changed for dramatic purposes." See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Great Adventure TV Series
27 December 2005 | by chriskolbSee all my reviews

I too enjoyed the Great Adventure series. I can still remember small parts of them after 40 years.

My favorite show was the one about the CSS Hunley. This show inspired me to read more about the various Civil War battles that took place on water.

I also enjoyed the show about Jean LaFitte's contribution to the War of 1812.

I do recall that one of the originals was re-released after the series had ended. It was about Harriet Tubman. It would be good to see the whole series released in a DVD collection, but I have gotten nowhere with this request.


10 of 10 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 27 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

IMDb Freedive: Watch Movies and TV Series for Free

Watch Hollywood hits and TV favorites for free with IMDb Freedive. Start streaming on IMDb and Fire TV devices today!

Start watching

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed