Rent Great Adventurers: Sir Walter Raleigh on DVD

Great Adventurers: Sir Walter Raleigh: The Orinoco Disaster

1999 Rated NR 50m

This fascinating documentary explores the life of Sir Walter Raleigh -- an explorer, poet and favorite of Queen Elizabeth I who rose swiftly to fame and fortune only to suffer from a slow and tragic fall from grace. After many adventures, including voyages to colonize the New World, Raleigh fell victim to dark intrigues and political maneuvering at the close of Elizabeth's reign -- ultimately ending up with his head on the executioner's block.

Rent DVDs for only $4.99 a month.

More like Great Adventurers: Sir Walter Raleigh: The Orinoco Disaster

Great Adventurers: Christopher Columbus Beyond the Gates of Splendor The Journey of Sacagawea Running the Sahara Everest: IMAX The Castles of Scotland The Mysteries of Egypt: IMAX Galapagos: IMAX Travel the World by Train: Europe Seven Churches of Revelation Rediscovered

Movie Details

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

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.