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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

A Perfect Planet
A Perfect Planet

   2021    Nature
Hiroshima
Hiroshima

   2005    History
Top Gear
Top Gear

   2012    Technology
Chef's Table
Chef's Table

   2017    Art
The Last Dance
The Last Dance

   2020    Culture
Attenborough Life in Colour
Attenborough Life in Colour

   2021    Nature
Eagles The Farewell 1 Tour
Eagles The Farewell 1 Tour

   2005    Art