Discovery Atlas: The Complete Series

2006 NR 3 discs

Discovery Atlas: The Complete Series

2006 NR 3 discs
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From the tuna fisherman of Japan and the helicopter commuters of Brazil to the gondoliers of Venice and the reindeer herders of Siberia, this epic documentary series paints indelible portraits of people and places throughout the world. China, Australia, Mexico, South Africa, India, France and Egypt are also stops along the gorgeously photographed journey. Narrators include James Spader, Russell Crowe, Isabella Rossellini and Mira Nair.
James Spader, Russell Crowe, Isabella Rossellini, Mira Nair
Nic Young, Nick Brown, Toby MacDonald, Alan Eyres
Widescreen Anamorphic 1.78:1
English: Dolby Digital 5.1
NR - Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
age 8+
Common Sense rating OK for kids 8+
age 8+

Common Sense Note

Parents need to know that this documentary series is an exceptional learning tool in world history, geography, linguistics, economy, culture, and cuisine. High-definition technology and exciting graphics complement amazing photography and thorough research, making each installment a highly enjoyable, educational experience. Real-life stories cross the cultural divide and provide a glance into the lives of both average and extraordinary citizens of diverse countries.

Sexual Content

Not applicable.


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Social Behavior

The series offers an informative, educational tour of 20 countries, teaching viewers about the national history, geography, economy, and traditions from the perspective of real people.


Not applicable

Drugs / Tobacco / Alcohol

Occasionally subjects smoke or drink alcohol during interviews, or in the background.

  • Age appropriate
  • Not an issue
  • Depends on your child and your family
  • Parents strongly cautioned
  • Not appropriate for kids of the age

This information for parents is provided by Common Sense Media, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving kids' media lives.

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