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Life After People (2008)

Visit the ghostly villages surrounding Chernobyl (abandoned by humans after the 1986 nuclear disaster), travel to remote islands off the coast of Maine to search for abandoned towns that ... See full summary »


David de Vries


David de Vries

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Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »




Credited cast:
Struan Rodger ... Himself - Narrator (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
John Anderson John Anderson ... Himself
David Brin David Brin ... Himself
Bill Bruninga Bill Bruninga ... Himself
Ron Chesser Ron Chesser ... Himself
Ray Coppinger Ray Coppinger ... Himself
Eric Doehne Eric Doehne ... Himself
Sergey Gashchak Sergey Gashchak ... Himself
John Hadidian John Hadidian ... Himself
Kevin Harrison Kevin Harrison ... Himself
Gordon Masterton Gordon Masterton ... Himself
Nabil Nasr Nabil Nasr ... Himself
Alex Nickson Alex Nickson ... Himself
Howard Oliver Howard Oliver ... Himself (as Dr. Howard Oliver)
Stephen R. Palumbi Stephen R. Palumbi ... Himself (as Steve Palumbi)


Visit the ghostly villages surrounding Chernobyl (abandoned by humans after the 1986 nuclear disaster), travel to remote islands off the coast of Maine to search for abandoned towns that have vanished from view in only a few decades, then head beneath the streets of New York to see how subway tunnels may become watery canals. A visual journey, LIFE AFTER PEOPLE is a thought provoking adventure that combines movie-quality visual effects with insights from experts in the fields of engineering, botany, ecology, biology, geology, climatology, and archeology to demonstrate how the very landscape of our planet will change in our absence. Written by dmh

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Release Date:

21 January 2008 (USA) See more »

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After Days See more »

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Flight 33 Productions See more »
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There is an footage file. In which clip, appears a worker working and walking on a bridge support wire and then the worker disappears (is digitally removed), but his shadow on the surface of the bridge support wire is not cleared and continues walking. See more »


Narrator: Time has run out for man. Our hold on the planet is over. Welcome to Earth. Population: zero.
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Hauting upcoming future!!!
13 March 2019 | by elo-equipamentosSee all my reviews

After Cable TV allowed many kinds of channels driven to all ages and so wide range of entertainments ,History, Discovery and Natgeo has been searching for most craziest matters ever had imagined, then appears a offbeat subject to fill the program schedule, this first episode around 90 minutes was base from an upcoming series, this interesting subject deserves to think about it, how would be the world if all mankind disappeared somehow, it's doesn't matter at all, but about the Cities, the buildings, the bridges, the subways, anyway all over the world, straight up l suppose apart how bizarre it could be, this is true and exciting possibility to discuss even if it faces as rarely possible to happen in near future, indeed a valuable Doc!!


First watch: 2016 / How many: 2 / Source: DVD / Rating: 8.5

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