History Channel: First Olympics - Blood, Honor, and Glory

History Channel: First Olympics - Blood, Honor,
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: Not Rated
  • Run Time: 2 hours, 17 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Released: June 29, 2004
  • Originally Released: 2004
  • Label: A&E Home Video
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Packaging: Keep Case
  • Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
  • Audio:
    • Dolby Digital Stereo - English
  • Interactive Features:
    • Scene Access
    • Interactive Menus
  • Text/Photo Galleries:
    • Additional Text: Top Medal Rankings by Country and Athlete

Product Description:

In contrast to the elegant, peaceful ceremonies of today, the first Olympic games held in ancient Greece were often brutal competitions marked by blood and violence. The History Channel's 3-part documentary THE FIRST OLYMPICS: BLOOD, HONOR, AND GLORY chronicles the history of the ancient sporting events, from boxing to wrestling and a particularly savage form of unrestrained fighting known as Pankration. Includes the programs THE FIRST OLYMPICS, BLOOD AND HONOR AT THE FIRST OLYMPICS, and THE GREEK GODS.

Plot Keywords:

Ancient Civilizations | Ancient History | Ancient World | Competitions | Documentary | Historical | History

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  • Sales Rank: 80,830
  • UPC: 733961711615
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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