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The Minotaur's Island

2008 Rated NR 1hr 38m

This documentary examines the Minoan civilization, which thrived on the island of Crete more than 5,000 years ago and then suddenly collapsed, leaving behind fascinating ruins, relics and the myth of the Minotaur. Historian Bettany Hughes visits several of the civilization's key sites, tracing archeological findings to gather clues about the social and political landscape of this mysterious society -- and why it came to such an abrupt end.

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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.