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Planet Earth/Life | DVD | (30/11/2009)
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Planet Earth & Life Box Set
Wild Animal Rescue | DVD | (25/06/2007)
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Arctic Circle with Bruce Parry | Blu Ray | (28/02/2011)
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Amazon presenter Bruce Parry turns his attention to the Arctic Circle. Indigenous ways of life that have remained virtually unchanged for millennia will cease within our lifetimes. Marine mammal hunters like the Inuit of Northern Greenland will have to find new ways to live in this harsh place. They are the last of their kind. But for others this rapidly changing world promises great opportunity. The Arctic is rich in oil gas and minerals. The US geological survey estimates that 25% of the world's undiscovered oil and gas could be located under the polar ice cap. However this series will not be a series about the politics or science of global warming. The focus will be human. Bruce and his BAFTA winning production team have found a method of telling important global stories with humour and warmth drawing a large young audience to often difficult issues. Same immersive format as Amazon with Parry embedding himself in a series of indigenous tribes plus camps of Westerners who make their living out of the region's natural resources.
Turtle: The Incredible Journey 3D (3D Blu-Ray + Blu-Ray) | Blu Ray | (22/04/2013)
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David Attenborough's First Life | DVD | (22/11/2010)
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The epic story of the beginning of life on Earth from the much loved and respected naturalist writer and broadcaster Sir David Attenborough. Spanning billions of years Attenborough's time-travelling narrative brings you face to face with the first animals that ever existed.
The Act of Killing | DVD | (25/11/2013)
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Anwar Congo and his friends have been dancing their way through musical numbers twisting arms in film noir gangster scenes and galloping across prairies as yodelling cowboys. Their foray into filmmaking is being celebrated in the media and debated on television even though Anwar Congo and his friends are mass murderers. Medan Indonesia. When the government of Indonesia was overthrown by the military in 1965 Anwar and his friends were promoted from small-time gangsters who sold movie theatre tickets on the black market to death squad leaders. They helped the army kill more than one million alleged communists ethnic Chinese and intellectuals in less than a year. As the executioner for the most notorious death squad in his city Anwar himself killed hundreds of people with his own hands. The Act of Killing is a journey into the memories and imaginations of the perpetrators offering insight into the minds of mass killers. The film is a nightmarish vision of a frighteningly banal culture of impunity in which killers can joke about crimes against humanity on television chat shows and celebrate moral disaster with the ease and grace of a soft shoe dance number. Special Features: Director's Cut
Natural World - Snow Leopard | DVD | (18/08/2008)
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A secret cave deep within the mountains of Pakistan is one of the last refuges of the snow leopard - the rarest and most beautiful of all the big cats. Journalist Nisar Malik has decided to use his news skills to help promote and protect this highly endangered species. For Nisar this is a journey of discovery in which he finds beauty and peace in a place that he previously portrayed as dangerous and evil. For the viewer the film offers a journey into a misrepresented and unknown part of the world.
Highway To Heaven - The Complete Collection | DVD | (25/11/2013)
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Fresh from their partnership on Little House On The Prairie Michael Landon and Victor French are reunited in the wonderful television drama Highway To Heaven. Jonathan Smith isn&rsquo;t your average helpful handyman he&rsquo;s an angel with a mission from God. Accompanied by ex-cop Mark Gordon whose troubled life Jonathan once helped turn around he travels the country guiding the lost and suffering back towards the Highway To Heaven. Available for the first time in one complete box set collection this 30 disc-set contains every single episode plus some great extras including exclusive rare outtakes and the feature-length documentary - Michael Landon: Memories with Laughter and Love.
Safari 3D (Blu-ray 3D + Blu-Ray) | Blu Ray | (12/12/2011)
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Featuring jaw-dropping 3D cinematography, stirring original music, and Africa's original rock star animals, Emmy Award-winning host Hunter Ellis takes viewers on an unforgettable safari that puts them up-close and personal with the wonders of Africa. With Hunter as your very own personal safari guide, you will run with a herd of graceful gazelles, travel in a hot air balloon to soar with high-flying birds, cross the wide-open plains in an elusive hunt to track down the nearly extinct African black rhino, and scramble up a steep mountain in the rain to meet a pack of gorillas in the mist.
Jennifer Saunders: Back in the Saddle | DVD | (22/07/2013)
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Two-part documentary in which comedienne Jennifer Saunders reacquaints herself with the world of horse riding. Having competed in Pony Club gymkhanas as a child, Jennifer returns to the sport with the aim of taking part in the Badminton Grassroots Championships. With help from Tim Stockdale and Piggy French, Jennifer trains for the event and along the way also meets, among others, former Olympian Princess Anne.
Wildlife Paradise - Elephants | DVD | (10/10/2005)
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The ever-fascinating African elephant is the largest land animal on Earth! Standing up to eleven feet tall weighing as much as 13 000 pounds it's powerful enough to snap off a tree with relative ease! Watching these enormous elephants roaming in huge numbers in Botswana's Okavango Delta will surely send some shivers down your spine! Once the extraordinary Indian elephant roamed Asia in huge numbers. A hundred years ago there were more than 70 000 elephants in Thailand - today there are less than 2000 left living in protection of national parks. Experts conclude the Asian elephant is destined for extinction so hurry to discover these truly spectacular giants!
DVD Guide to British Bird Songs | DVD | (15/12/2008)
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Specially filmed footage of 43 species of our commoner birds. It begins with an introduction to bird songs and then features close-up footage of the birds. The bird songs are superb viewing in their own right but the commentary provides a wealth of hints and tips on the diagnostic features of each species and how to recognise them. Includes: Collared Dove Wood Pigeon Cuckoo Swallow Skylark Meadow Pipit Tree Pipit Wren Dunnock Robin Nightingale Thrushes: Blackbird Mistle Thrush Song Thrush Warblers: Common Whitethroat Lesser Whitethroat Blackcap Garden Warbler Sedge Warbler Reed Warbler Chiffchaff Willow Warbler Wood Warbler Goldcrest Tits: Blue Tit Great Tit Coal Tit Willow Tit Marsh Tit Long-tailed Tit Nuthatch Treecreeper Starling House Sparrow Tree Sparrow Finches: Chaffinch Greenfinch Goldfinch Linnet Buntings: Yellowhammer Reed Bunting Corn Bunting Dawn Chorus.
David Attenborough's Life Of Birds | DVD | (04/12/2000)
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Like the albatross glimpsed in the beginning of this 10-part series The Life of Birds quickly takes flight. Sir David Attenborough hosts this unprecedented and extraordinary global look at the magnificent and often curious winged species with which we share our planet. Like the best wildlife shows, The Life of Birds offers a fresh and accessible view of creatures we may take for granted (didn't Alfred Hitchcock warn us about that?). The focus of this series is not on the different bird species, but on bird behaviour. Remarkable and awe-inspiring footage preserves the wide range of tools and techniques with which birds fly, hunt for food, attract a mate, hatch their chicks and defend themselves against predators. Attenborough pops up in the most remote, most exotic locales, with occasional comic effect: at one point, night-vision cameras capture the rare sight of the nocturnal kiwi as it forages for food on a New Zealand beach; the camera pans to reveal scant paces away our guide shining a flashlight on the nonplussed bird. --Donald Liebenson
Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure (National Geographic) DVD | DVD | (07/09/2009)
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For nearly 200 million years while dinosaurs roamed the Earth the seas teemed with some of the most awe-inspiring ocean creatures of all time. Sea Monsters a National Geographic Giant Screen film is an entertaining journey into prehistoric oceans. Inter-cutting between the animated story and the reenactments of fossil discoveries combine the appeal of Indiana Jones with the CGI that brings these prehistoric monsters to life. Perfect for the whole family. 2D VERSION
The Moaning of Life | Blu Ray | (18/11/2013)
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Now Karl's turned 40 and has officially hit middle age it's time for him to re-assess his life. He's not married he doesn't have kids he's got a job where he's known as an 'idiot' and he's known for being miserable. He's classic 'mid-life crisis' material. As Karl attempts to put his life in order he'll be dispatched around the world on a crash course to find out how other cultures deal with life's big questions. The ups and downs of Karl's experiences will be contrasted against the beautiful geography of the countries he visits captured on HD with stunning aerial photography.
Wonders Of The Solar System | Blu Ray | (12/04/2010)
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Prepare to immerse yourself in an alien world as if you were standing there yourself. Professor Brian Cox takes another giant leap for humankind as images of distant alien worlds are brought into breathtaking focus. Giant ice fountains rising over 100km high; an ocean hidden beneath a frozen crust of ice; storms three times the size of Earth coloured blood red by a vortex of dust and gases; immense volcanoes that would put Mount Everest in the shade - this amazing DVD reveals the true and awesome beauty of our solar system. It's an epic journey of discovery where bizarre worlds become real places we can see feel and visit. Travelling from the Sun to the far-out reaches of Neptune Wonders of the Solar System has at its heart the latest scientific knowledge beamed back from the fleet of probes rovers and telescopes currently in space. Using the very latest images sent direct from space and spectacular CGI the series presents a spellbinding voyage around the natural wonders of the solar system capturing explosive phenomena in minute detail. Alongside these startlingly authentic images some of the most spectacular extreme locations on Earth help to reveal wonders never thought possible. Wonders of The World explores how these previously unseen phenomena have dramatically expanded our horizons revealing more about the planets their moons and how they came to be the way they are. The series also looks at the big picture - how the forces of nature carved out beauty and order from the chaos of space; how our home planet doesn't sit in magnificent isolation but is intimately connected with the rest of the Solar System; and how these connections have created the haven we call Earth.
IMAX - Grand Canyon Adventures-River At Risk 3D | Blu Ray | (21/10/2010)
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A powerful and cautionary film about the threat to one of America's most iconic landscapes. The film follows the great Colorado River as it reveals the most pressing environmental story of our time - the world's growing shortage of fresh water. Join environmental advocates Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Wade Davis as they set out with their daughters travelling deep into the Grand Canyon and down the river that runs through it. Your pulse will quicken as you are invited to join this thrilling ride downriver through raging rapids and breathtaking canyons. With stunning photography and sweeping aerial shots the renowned filmmakers capture all the majesty of the Colorado and The Grand Canyon in the largest film format ever made...
In The Wild - Mongolian Horsemen With Julia Roberts | DVD | (11/11/2002)
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Julia Roberts travels to Mongolia to discover more about how the nomads live off the land and why the horse has been such an important player in their lives. Living with a local nomadic family she marvels at their equestrian skills.
Walking With Dinosaurs - Ballad Of Big Al | DVD | (04/06/2001)
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The Ballad of Big Al manages the tricky feat of making the viewer feel concern--even sympathy--for a 10m-long, razor-fanged carnivorous predator, an Allosaurus from 145,000,000 years ago. That it does so without resorting to Disney tactics makes its achievement all the more admirable--despite the title, these creatures thankfully don't even speak, let alone sing. In fact, Big Al scores precisely because it takes a resolutely low-key, restrained and intelligent approach to a subject that can all too often end up being sentimentalised. The programme contains two separate half-hour segments originally transmitted as Walking With Dinosaurs "specials" The first is a biopic of Big Al, the allosaurus whose remarkably complete skeleton, found in Wyoming in 1991, allowed scientists to piece together an accurate picture of the creature's life. We follow Al from his hatching out of an egg, then at regular stages through his development into an almost fully grown adult. Almost being the operative word since, since after suffering a series of injuries Al becomes too ill to hunt and suffers an arbitrary, unspectacular demise (all the more believable and touching for it) in late adolescence. The second programme is a "making of" documentary, showing how scientists analysed Al's bones and came up with a plausible series of adventures for him. It's easy to forget that these recreations can only be educated supposition--the camerawork and narration (by Kenneth Branagh) exactly mimic actual wildlife documentaries about living species, while the computer-generated depiction of the dinosaurs is never less than utterly convincing. We're in danger of taking this kind of dazzling FX work for granted, but Big Al freshens it up by putting it at the service of a well-structured, very specific narrative. The programme doesn't hold back on realities of the Jurassic period's harsh, kill-or-be-killed ecosystem, but while it carries an official warning about "mild wildlife horror", Big Al sensibly never dwells on the gory stuff. The most graphic section is also, strangely, the most alluring, as a hungry pack of Allosaurs patiently stalk a herd of colossal Diplodocus across a dry salt lake. The images of these enormous creatures trotting and lumbering along against a stark white background have a surreal, dreamy beauty--the spell abruptly broken when an ailing Diplodocus collapses, exhausted, and the ravenous Allosaurs quickly move in for their bloody feast. --Neil Young
Great Barrier Reef | Blu Ray | (30/01/2012)
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Monty Halls presents this three-part BBC documentary series about Australia's Great Barrier Reef. Using special filming equipment, including macro and time-lapse photography, the programmes explore the coral reef's intricate structure and the sealife that inhabits it, such as parrotfish and nautilus. Also discussed is the effect of weather and climate change on the reef and its wildlife. Episodes comprise: 'Nature's Miracle', 'Reef to Rainforest' and 'Reef and Beyond'.