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To Go Viking
Follow the spectacular journey of a Viking Age group, as they make their way across Europe, where they participate in massive-scale viking reenactments and a series of epic competitive battles, including full contact fighting.
DIRECTED BY: Matt Poitras
PRODUCED BY: Matt Poitras
GENRE(S): Current Affairs, History, * New Releases
RUNTIME: (95 Min), YEAR: 2014
Fall From Freedom
The first comprehensive film to reveal the long and sordid history of the captive whale and dolphin entertainment business. Learn which large corporations are involved in secret deals that are presented and documented for the first time in this powerful documentary.
STARRING: Featuring Keiko the Whale, Sea World, Dr. John Hall, Ric O’Barry, Hardy Jones, Dr. John Jett with narration by actor Mike Farrell.
DIRECTED BY: Stan Minasian
GENRE(S): Current Affairs, History, Investigation
RUNTIME: (82 Min), YEAR: 2013
Sunset Strip
Experience the Sunset Strip from its origins in the 1920s Prohibition, to Madame Francis' notorious brothel in the 1930s, to the Strip's world-class 1940s nightclub scene, to the mafia wars of the 1950s, the Teen Riots in the 1960s, to Punk in the 1970s, to Hair in the 1980s, Hip Hop and Grunge in the 1990s, all the way up to today’s resurgence with establishments such as Soho House and The Sunset Strip Music Festival.
STARRING: Slash, Johnny Depp, Keanu Reeves, Mickey Rourke, Sharon Stone, Ozzy Osbourne, Courtney Love, Alice Cooper, Hugh Hefner, Perry Farrell, Peter Fonda, Clive Davis, Dan Aykroyd, Sofia Coppola, Tom Arnold, Richard Lewis, Carmen Electra, Paris Hilton, Lou Adler, Tommy Lee, Duff McKagan, Dave Navarro, Billy Corgan, Robbie Krieger, Method Man, Lemmy, Paul Mooney and many more.
DIRECTED BY: Hans Fjellestad
GENRE(S): Music, History, * New Releases
RUNTIME: (97 Min), YEAR: 2013
Children on the Titanic
"Britain's Got Talent" Hollie Steel, stars as a 14-yr old girl emigrating with her parents on the Titanic. The first musical docudrama ever made about the CHILDREN who sailed on the stricken liner that survived to tell their stories.
STARRING: Hollie Steel (“Britian's Got Talent” singer), Andrew Lound (Titanic Historian), a cast of boys and girls from prestigious drama groups play the CHILDREN ON THE TITANIC.
GENRE(S): Music, History, * New Releases
RUNTIME: (52 Min), YEAR: 2013
The First World War: Through the Lens
A series of rare silent films, propaganda films, newsreel clips, and footage from the First World War.
GENRE(S): Military Wars, History, * New Releases
RUNTIME: 4 X 85 Min, YEAR: 2013
Les Misérables: The History of the World's Greatest Story
Delve into the history behind Les Miserables, which is one of the greatest novels of the nineteenth century, one of the greatest musical stage plays of the twentieth century, and now one of the greatest box office successes of the twenty-first century.
STARRING: Interviews with Cameron Mackintosh (Producer), Hugh Jackman (Jean Valjean), Tom Hooper (Director), Nick Jonas (Gavroche in 2003 & Marius Pontmercy in 2010 London West End), Anne Hathaway (Fantine), Isabelle Allen (Young Cosette) and more!
GENRE(S): Art, History, * New Releases
RUNTIME: (60 min), YEAR: 2013
Egypt (3D)
Discover the secrets of Egypt in 3D! Take a look at the pyramids, pharaohs, mummification, the Sphinx, hieroglyphs and gods like never before in this stereoscopic journey in full 3D HD!
PRODUCED BY: Los Banditos Films GmbH
GENRE(S): History, Travel, 3D, * New Releases
RUNTIME: (50 min), YEAR: 2013
Extraordinary Voyages of Jules Verne, The
The fantastic tales of adventure penned over a hundred years ago by Jules Verne still live in the minds and hearts of millions and yet, this incredible legacy is still misunderstood. Dissect the most famous tales and discover the truth of Jules Verne, the father of science fiction.
DIRECTED BY: Philip Gardiner
GENRE(S): History
RUNTIME: (72 min), YEAR: 2012
Titanic: 100 Years On
The “unsinkable” floating palace set sail from Southampton on 10th April 1912 on her maiden voyage to New York. An iceberg ended this monumental journey 5 days later. Only 705 of the passengers and crew survived. This program features an exclusive look at the Sea City Museum Titanic Exhibit in Southampton, interviews from both survivors and the cast of the blockbuster film.
STARRING: Interviews with: Survivors of the Titanic, and cast of the feature film Kate Winslet, Leonardo DiCaprio, Billy Zane, Bill Paxton and Director James Cameron.
GENRE(S): History
RUNTIME: (80 Min), YEAR: 2012
Margaret Thatcher: The Iron Lady
From her humble beginnings as a Grocer’s daughter from Grantham, Margaret Thatcher fought her way through the murky world of politics, the sexist prejudices of the Conservative Party elite and the skepticism of the British electorate to become the greatest British Prime Minister since Winston Churchill.
STARRING: Lord Heseltine, Lord Howe, ex-Conservative MP Gyles Brandreth, ITN political editor Michael Brunson, biographer Hugo Vickers, political correspondent Nicholas Owen, biographer Robert Lacey
GENRE(S): Biography, History
RUNTIME: (90 min), YEAR: 2012
Queen Elizabeth II, The Majestic Life of
Queen Elizabeth II has reigned for 60 years as the Queen of Great Britain and the Commonwealth. The Queen, who has witnessed incredible social, political and cultural changes in her reign, has retained the purpose and dignity of the British Monarchy. From the death of her father King George VI, to the marriage of Prince William and Kate Middleton, this is the true story of how the young Princess became a great Queen.
STARRING: Interviews with: Queen Elizabeth II, Hugo Vickers (Royal biographer), Camilla Tominey (Royal Editor NBC), Jenni Bond (Royal Correspondent), Tim Heald (Biographer Prince Philip), Arthur Edwards (Royal Photographer), Robert Lacy (Royal Historian)
PRODUCED BY: A2B / Odeon Entertainment
GENRE(S): Biography, History
RUNTIME: (90 min.), YEAR: 2012
King George VI: The Man Behind The King's Speech
King's Speech is the definitive story of the man who overcame his own failings for the sake of his nation. When his older brother, Edward VIII abdicates the throne to marry Wallis Simpson, nervous-mannered successor George "Bertie" VI is plagued with shyness and a speech impediment when speaking to his subjects. It is the true story of an introvert and humble man whom events and circumstances made him become an inspiration for the British nation during their war with Hitler's Germany.
PRODUCED BY: A2B / Odeon Entertainment
GENRE(S): Biography, History
RUNTIME: (85 min), YEAR: 2011
When the World Breaks
In 1929 the world was launched into the darkest time in modern economic history. That same year, Ernest Hemingway wrote: "The world breaks everyone and afterward many are strong in the broken places."  Depression-era life and art come alive with rare film clips and personal stories from survivors like Ray Bradbury, Jerry Stiller, Buzz Aldrin and Phyllis Diller to take into a vibrant cinematic portrait of this formative decade in American history.
STARRING: Jerry Stiller (Actor, Seinfeld), Mickey Rooney (Actor, Breakfast At Tiffany's), Phyllis Diller (Actress and Comedienne), Ray Bradbury (Author, Fahrenheit 451), Art Linkletter (Radio Personality), Hugh Downs (Game Show Host), Buzz Aldrin (Astronaut), Jesse Jackson (Activist), Jack LaLanne (TV Host, Nutrition Expert), Monty Hall (Game Show Host)
DIRECTED BY: Hans Fjellestad
PRODUCED BY: Jason Sallee, Joe Mundo
GENRE(S): History
RUNTIME: (88 min), YEAR: 2010
A War to End All Wars
A lavish production featuring two fascinating and unique tales of World War I.  In “Murder on the Hill” we follow UK Broadcaster Robin Thompson as he reveals ruthless and incompetent military command resulted in the deaths of many brave men.  “A Soldier’s Return” takes us on a fascinating journey from 1916 to the present day.
GENRE(S): History, Military Wars
RUNTIME: (120 min), YEAR: 2010
Beyond the Barbed Wire: An Artist View of the Holocaust
Ben Altman wanted to become a painter but instead he learned the practical skills of a tailor.  During WWII, Ben’s first wife and son were captured and taken to Auschwitz.  Later, Ben was also captured by the Nazis and placed in 5 different camps around Poland. Ben survived the camps because his skills were useful to the Nazis.
GENRE(S): History, Biography
RUNTIME: (80 min), YEAR: 2010
A Century of War: WWI, WWII, Korea, Vietnam, Cold War
GENRE(S): Military Wars, History
RUNTIME: (24 X 90 min), YEAR: 2009
Reclaiming the Blade: History of the Sword
Reclaiming the Blade, featuring Viggo Mortensen, Karl Urban and John Rhys-Davies, delivers unique insights into both historical combat and theatrical swordplay. The truth of the sword has been shrouded in antiquity, and the Renaissance martial arts that brought it to being are long forgotten. Featuring interviews from Hollywood fight choreographers and world-renowned historians, Reclaiming the Blade not only sheds light on the ancient legend of the sword, but includes clips showcasing some of the most memorable cinematic sword fights ever filmed.
STARRING: Narrated by John Rhys-Davies (Lord of the Rings, Raiders of the Lost Ark), Viggo Mortensen (Eastern Promises, Lord of the Rings), Karl Urban (Lord of the Rings, The Bourne Supremacy)
DIRECTED BY: Daniel McNicoll
PRODUCED BY: Erica Black
GENRE(S): History
RUNTIME: (1 x 1 hr - TV, 78 m - DVD), YEAR: 2009
fascination coral reef
During the height of the cold war, an incredible breakthrough occurred and the Soviet Union reported the successful launch, orbit, and reentry of Yuri Gagarin, believed to be the first man in space. But classified documents in the Kremlin reveal he was preceded by Vladimir Ilyushin; an unsung hero and the man at the center of this decades old conspiracy. Narrated by Elliot Gould.
GENRE(S): History, Aviation
RUNTIME: (90 min), YEAR: 2009
Hollywood vs. the Mob
The American mob developed as European immigrants came to New York City. They banded together to develop their own version of the American dream... a unique form of business: Organized Crime. Through newspapers & film the leaders of organized crime became household names, glamorized as heroes. This series will reveal the truth behind the myth of the American Mob and its Godfathers.
GENRE(S): History, Crime
RUNTIME: (9 x 1 hr), YEAR: 2008
Egypt: New Discoveries, Ancient Mysteries
Famous Egyptologist, Zahi Hawass takes us on an incredible intimate journey into exclusive never-before-seen excavation sites in Ancient Egypt. The spectator is live at the center of the discovery as tombs are opened only for our cameras, and the mysteries of Egyptian culture are revealed.
GENRE(S): History, Archaeology, Travel
RUNTIME: (7 x 1 hr - TV, 10 hrs - DVD), YEAR: 2008
Conquest of The Sky: The History of Aviation
Witness the remarkable development of flight, with thrilling moments and achievements from yesterday's winged gliders to the newest aircraft that continue to push the boundaries of aviation. With rare archive footage and amazing new video, take a journey from de Vinci's flying machine to the Wright Brothers to the ultimate hypersonic aircraft, the X-43.
GENRE(S): Aviation, History
RUNTIME: (2 x 1 hr), YEAR: 2008
Wonder of It All
In 1961 President John F. Kennedy started the United States on a path of discovery and exploration that captures the best of mankind's spirit. Astronauts Buzz Aldrin, Alan Bean, Eugene Cernan, Charlie Duke, Edgar Mitchell, Harrison Schmitt and John Young reflect on their lives with rarely seen private family photos, and NASA footage including their childhood, their training, the tragedies, the camaraderie and the extraordinary accomplishment of setting foot on another world!
GENRE(S): Space, History, Aviation
RUNTIME: (84 min), YEAR: 2007
Nasa's X Files: History of the X Plane
Soar beyond the horizon and into the future of aviation from Earth to space at MACH 10 with unprecedented behind the scenes access to NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center. Experience never-before-seen test flight footage and air travel at unimaginable speeds, from the first supersonic X-1 flight to plans to create the ultimate hypersonic aircraft, the X-48. PRODUCED BY: Maverick Media Works in Association with NASA Dryden Flight Research Center
PRODUCED BY: Maverick Media Works
GENRE(S): Aviation, Technology, History
RUNTIME: (5 x 1 hr), YEAR: 2007
Mercedes-Benz, Fascination: The History of
Progressive technology & exceptional design along with the passion to build the best automobiles in the world define Mercedes-Benz. Take a ride through history and see how the inventions of Gottlieb Daimler and Karl Benz changed the world of engineering and automotive feats. With sensational never-been-seen exclusive footage from the Daimler Chrysler archives, this program is bound to thrill historians and motoring enthusiasts.
GENRE(S): Cars, History, Technology
RUNTIME: (6 x 1 hr), YEAR: 2006
Egypt Mania!
The greatest collection of Egyptian antiquities is, without doubt, that of the Egyptian Museum in Cairo. Travel back through time and right into the tomb of Tutankhamun, discover the royal treasures of the Pharaoh, the work of the Ushabti servants, the purpose of amulets and gods, and much, much more.
GENRE(S): History, Archaeology, Art
RUNTIME: (2 x 1 hr), YEAR: 2006
Genghis Khan, The Secrets of
Legend has it that Genghis Khan, the greatest warrior who ever lived, is buried in a hidden location with his plundered treasure: gold and silver from the lands of Islam, the Caliph of Baghdad's private vaults, and art and textiles from the great cities of the Middle Ages. Join a team of explorers across the steppes of Mongolia on their adventurous quest to unearth one of the world's greatest mysteries.
GENRE(S): History, Exploration
RUNTIME: (2 x 1 hr), YEAR: 2004
Secrets of Archaeology
Take a virtual reality tour of histories most intriguing ancient civilizations. Uncover the secrets of the pyramids as the pharaohs reach for immortality, walk the streets of the Eternal City of Rome, relive a step-by-step reconstruction of Pompeii under the shadow of mighty Vesuvius, experience life in bustling Baghdad and journey to Latin America to the mythical "El Dorado."
PRODUCED BY: Instituto Geografico De Agostini
GENRE(S): History, Archaeology, Travel
RUNTIME: (27 x 1/2 hr), YEAR: 2003
Space, The Secret History: The Cosmonaut Conspiracy
Explore the hidden history of space exploration and discover how the most dangerous and exciting moments have been concealed from the public eye.... UNTIL NOW!
GENRE(S): History, Animation
RUNTIME: (1 x 1 hr), YEAR: 2001
Space, The Secret History: Scariest and Deadliest Moments
Explore the hidden history of space exploration and discover how the most dangerous and exciting moments have been concealed from the public eye.... UNTIL NOW!
GENRE(S): History, Aviation
RUNTIME: (1 x 1 hr), YEAR: 2001
Legacy of Ancient Civilizations
Voyage back in time to the world of six ancient peoples whose contributions to art, culture, and literature had a great effect on civilization. These are the Minoans, the Mycenaeans, Ancient Arabia, the Phoenicians, and the inhabitants of Thera and Troy. Discover their legendary past from the Minotaur and the Labyrinth, to the Trojan War, and to the lost continent of Atlantis.
GENRE(S): History, Archaeology
RUNTIME: (6 x 1/2 hr), YEAR: 2001
Mysterious Man of the Shroud
This CBS primetime Easter investigative special challenges the old data, considers new DNA evidence and re-examines the connection between the sacred burial wrapping of Jesus Christ and the events, in an amazing new way.
GENRE(S): History, Religion, Unexplained
RUNTIME: (1 x 1 hr), YEAR: 1997
Cleopatra's Alexandria: Discovering the Lost City of Alexandria
Egyptian and French archeologists use state-of-the-art underwater technology to discover the remains of Cleopatra's palace and the glory of the great ancient city of Alexandria.
GENRE(S): History, Archaeology
RUNTIME: (1 x 1 hr), YEAR: 1997
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