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Surviving History

2008 Rated NR 7hr 12m

The History Channel enlists the clever craftsmen of renowned design studio Scarefactory to reconstruct and test an arsenal of weapons and torture devices used around the world, as described throughout the annals of history. The brutal list of inventions includes the iron maiden, Judas cradle, whirligig, shame flute, chastity belt, strappado, pretzel, rack, pendulum, brazen bull, Baghdad batter and more.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Common Sense rating OK for kids 14+
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; additional footage.