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Born in the Purple

   2016    History
This stylish mix of documentary and historical epic chronicles the reign of Commodus, the emperor whose rule marked the beginning of Rome's fall. In the first episode, the death of Marcus Aurelius brings a century of Roman triumphs and victories to an end, transferring power to his spoiled, unprepared son Commodus. When his father bequeaths him the world's mightiest empire, he is forced to spill the blood of both friends and enemies alike to keep his crown.
Series: Roman Empire: Reign of Blood

The Making of an Emperor

   2016    History
In the second episode of the series, the Germanic tribes strike as Marcus Aurelius succumbs to disease, leaving a skeptical Emperor Commodus to prosecute a war that doesn't interest him.
Series: Roman Empire: Reign of Blood

One Strange Rock
One Strange Rock

   2018    Science
High Score
High Score

   2020    Technology
Vegan
Vegan

   2020    Culture
The Art Mysteries
The Art Mysteries

   2020    Art
Leaving Neverland
Leaving Neverland

   2019    Culture
Nova Wonders
Nova Wonders

   2018    Science
Dirty Money
Dirty Money

   2018    Culture
The Private Life of Plants
The Private Life of Plants

   1994    Nature