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Galileo's Battle for the Heavens

2002 Rated NR 2hr

In this illuminating documentary that details Galileo's amazing accomplishments and personal conflicts, narrator Liev Schreiber, historical texts and dramatic reenactments work in concert to paint a riveting portrait of the pioneering man of science. Considered the father of modern astronomy and physics, Galileo was deemed a heretic in his day for advancing a radical theory: The sun is the center of the cosmos.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Widescreen 1.78:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.