America The Beautiful
   DVD 
Genre: Documentary

Regularly $29.99

$26.99

Buy Now
America The Beautiful
   DVD 
Genre: Documentary

Six-disc set includes "Acadia: The First National Park East Of The Mississippi," "The Black Hills And The Badlands: Gateway To The West," "Death Valley: Thriving Land Of Extremes," "The Everglades: A Subtropical Paradise," "Glacier: Crown Of The Continent," "The Grand Canyon: A Wonder Of The Natural World," "The Great Smoky Mountains: Crown Jewel Of The Appalachians," "Voyageurs: Spirit Of The Boundary Waters," "Yellowstone: The World's First National Park," and "Yosemite: The High Sierras," plus the bonus program "America's National Parks: An Eagle's View." 13 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English.

Item #: D18095
 

Approved For Adoption  (2012)
   BLU-RAY 
Genre: Documentary

Regularly $34.99

$31.49

Buy Now
Approved For Adoption
   BLU-RAY   (2012)
Genre: Documentary

Mixing animation with live action, this touching and powerful memoir from filmmaker Jung Henin relates the unique story of his life as a child adopted by a Belgian family at the end of the Korean War. Sharing memorable stories about his adoptive parents and siblings, Henin sheds light on how the beauty of love and the hurts of prejudice shaped his youth as well as his curiosity about his homeland and biological parents. 75 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: French and Korean; Subtitles: English; "making of" featurette; theatrical trailer. In French and Korean with English subtitles.

Item #: B12913
Also Available: DVD, Blu-ray Widescreen
 

Approved For Adoption  (2012)
   DVD 
Genre: Documentary

Regularly $29.99

$28.49

Buy Now
Approved For Adoption
   DVD   (2012)
Genre: Documentary

Mixing animation with live action, this touching and powerful memoir from filmmaker Jung Henin relates the unique story of his life as a child adopted by a Belgian family at the end of the Korean War. Sharing memorable stories about his adoptive parents and siblings, Henin sheds light on how the beauty of love and the hurts of prejudice shaped his youth as well as his curiosity about his homeland and biological parents. 75 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: French and Korean; Subtitles: English; "making of" featurette; theatrical trailer. In French and Korean with English subtitles.

Item #: D36715
Also Available: DVD, Blu-ray Widescreen
 

Civil War: The Untold Story  (2013)
   DVD 
Genre: Documentary

Regularly $49.99

$44.99

Buy Now
Civil War: The Untold Story
   DVD   (2013)
Genre: Documentary

Yes, there are Civil War stories left to tell. This five-part documentary series focuses on the bloodshed that took place between the Appalachian Mountains and the Mississippi River, featuring re-enactments, 3D maps, and insights from scholars. The series studies the battles of Chickamauga, Shiloh, and Vicksburg, and profiles how Union and Confederate leaders Grant, Sherman, Beauregard, and Forrest figured in those conflicts. Narrated by Elizabeth McGovern. 4 1/2 hrs. on two discs. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; bonus footage.

Item #: D26502
 

John Huston WWII Documentaries
   DVD 
Genre: Documentary

Regularly $14.99

$8.99

Buy Now
John Huston WWII Documentaries
   DVD 
Genre: Documentary

Three acclaimed--and, in their time, controversial--documentaries made by director John Huston for the U.S. Army Signal Corps are featured in this collection. "Report From The Aleutians" (1943) tracks the daily routine of soldiers stationed in the remote Alaskan islands and a bombing run over Japanese-held territory; "The Battle Of San Pietro" (1945) chronicles the bloody 1943 Allied victory and liberation of the title southern Italian town; and the care and treatment of shell-shocked and psychologically scarred veterans at a Long Island hospital is the focus of the moving "Let There Be Light" (1946). Standard; Soundtrack: English.

Item #: D15769
 

Super Skyscrapers  (2014)
   BLU-RAY 
Genre: Documentary

Regularly $34.99

$31.49

Buy Now
Super Skyscrapers
   BLU-RAY   (2014)
Genre: Documentary

Soaring high above the heights of conventional skyscrapers, modern "super skyscrapers" such as New York's One World Trade Center and One57, London's Leadenhall Building, and the Shanghai Tower are showcased in this four-part documentary program. In each episode, the challenges of constructing one of these cutting-edge buildings are explored, along with fascinating information about the design and safety features that make them so ambitious and impressive. 4 hrs. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; Subtitles: English (SDH).

Item #: B12973
Also Available: DVD, Blu-ray Widescreen
 

Super Skyscrapers  (2014)
   DVD 
Genre: Documentary

Regularly $29.99

$28.49

Buy Now
Super Skyscrapers
   DVD   (2014)
Genre: Documentary

Soaring high above the heights of conventional skyscrapers, modern "super skyscrapers" such as New York's One World Trade Center and One57, London's Leadenhall Building, and the Shanghai Tower are showcased in this four-part documentary program. In each episode, the challenges of constructing one of these cutting-edge buildings are explored, along with fascinating information about the design and safety features that make them so ambitious and impressive. 4 hrs. on two discs. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; Subtitles: English (SDH).

Item #: D41153
Also Available: DVD, Blu-ray Widescreen
 

The Atomic Bomb And You
   DVD 
Genre: Documentary

Was $12.99

$7.99

Buy Now
The Atomic Bomb And You
   DVD 
Genre: Documentary

Revisit the era of atomic-age jitters with these short documentaries. "The Basic Physics Of An Atom Bomb" (1950) illustrates the science behind the weapon's devastating power; "Survival Under Atomic Attack" (1951) offers tips in the event the Cold War gets hot; Fred MacMurray and Father James Keller discuss how "Atomic Energy Can Be A Blessing" (1952); and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce celebrates the miraculous properties of "The Atom" (1957). 85 min. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English. Plays All Regions.

Item #: D35780
 

These Birds Walk  (2013)
   DVD 
Genre: Documentary

Regularly $34.99

$33.24

Buy Now
These Birds Walk
   DVD   (2013)
Genre: Documentary

The plight of runaway children in Pakistan is explored in this sensitive documentary focused on the life of Omar, a young boy from Karachi who finds a second home at a shelter run by "the Mother Teresa of Pakistan," Abdul Sattar Edhi. The film reveals how Edhi's humanitarian work inspires others to help in the mission of caring for Omar and other displaced children who would otherwise be forced to seek survival only on the streets. 71 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English and Pashto Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English; deleted scenes; theatrical trailers. In English and Pashto with English subtitles.

Item #: D38549
 
Get Movie Specials
and Movie Trivia
via email.