The secrets of the Ancient Romans are explored in this vivid eight-part documentary series from National Geographic. From the eruption of Vesuvius to the conquest of Britain and the eventual collapse of the empire, the series offers colorful and fresh insights about the lives of gladiators, the downfall of Caesar, and how this distant era influenced the future of Western civilization. 6 hrs. total on three discs. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; behind-the-scenes footage; more.