The French Revolution

BBC - The French Revolution: Tearing Up History (2014)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at June 7, 2016
BBC - The French Revolution: Tearing Up History (2014)

BBC - The French Revolution: Tearing Up History (2014)
DVDRip | 720 x 416 | .AVI/XviD @ 1537 Kbps | 59mn 4s | English MP3 107 kbps, 2 channels | 700 MB
Genre: Documentary

A journey through the dramatic and destructive years of the French Revolution, telling its history in a way not seen before - through the extraordinary story of its art. Our guide through this turbulent decade is the constantly surprising Dr Richard Clay, an art historian who has spent his life decoding the symbols of power and authority.

French Revolution (2005)  Video

Posted by nakil at Oct. 1, 2010
French Revolution (2005)

French Revolution (2005)
VHS-Rip | English/German | AVI | XviD @ 2097kbps | 608x384 | 29 fps | AC3 @ 224 kbps | 01:29:46 | 1.36 GB
Genre: Documentary

On July 14, 1789, a mob of angry Parisians stormed the Bastille and seized the King's military stores. A decade of idealism, war, murder, and carnage followed, bringing about the end of feudalism and the rise of equality and a new world order. The French Revolution is a definitive feature-length documentary that encapsulates this heady (and often headless) period in Western civilization.
With dramatic reenactments, illustrations, and paintings from the era, plus revealing accounts from journals and expert commentary from historians, The French Revolution vividly unfurls in a maelstrom of violence, discontent, and fundamental change. King Louis XVI, Marie Antoinette, Maximilien Robespierre, and Napoleon Bonaparte.

BBC Newsnight - The Trump Revolution (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Nov. 10, 2016
BBC Newsnight - The Trump Revolution (2016)

BBC Newsnight - The Trump Revolution (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 1891 Kbps | 58mn 45s | 850 MB
Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Emily Maitlis and guests dissect the results of the US presidential election in a special programme from Washington, DC.

Discovery Channel - Warriors of the French Foreign Legion (2002)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Sept. 29, 2016
Discovery Channel - Warriors of the French Foreign Legion (2002)

Discovery Channel - Warriors of the French Foreign Legion (2002)
DVDRip | 704 x 544 | .MKV/AVC @ 1833 Kbps | 50mn 1s | English AC-3 224 Kbps, 2 channels | 743 MB
Genre: Documentary

The Legion is an army surrounded by romance, myth and intrigue. Its history spans more than a hundred and fifty years. The Legion is world renowned for its bravery. From fighting Russian Cossacks in 1853 to patrolling Sarajevo in 1992, they have always been in the thick of the action.

CBC - The Nature of Things: The Nano Revolution (2011)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Sept. 19, 2016
CBC - The Nature of Things: The Nano Revolution (2011)

CBC - The Nature of Things: The Nano Revolution (2011)
HDTV | 1278 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3191 Kbps | 45mn 5s | English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | 1.06 GB
Genre: Documentary

It’s a universe where scientists explore matter on a scale 80,000 times smaller than a human hair. Nanotechnology promises groundbreaking solutions to the most serious problems that threaten our future, but it’s also a realm that poses serious philosophical, political and ethical questions.

History of the World: Part I (1981)  Video

Posted by fekmax at Sept. 18, 2016
History of the World: Part I (1981)

History of the World: Part I (1981)
English | BRRip | MKV | 1024x432 | AVC @ 2117 kb/s | 1.54 GB
Audio: AC-3 @ 256 kb/s | 6 channels | 01:32:16 minutes | Subs: English (embedded)
Genre: Comedy

From the dawn of man to the distant future, mankind's evolution (or lack thereof) is traced. Often ridiculous but never serious, we learn the truth behind the Roman Emperor, we learn what REALLY happened at the Last Supper, the circumstances that surrounded the French Revolution, how to test eunuchs, and what kind of shoes the Spanish Inquisitor wore.

Secrets of the French Police (1932)  Video

Posted by ChumPaa at Aug. 1, 2016
Secrets of the French Police (1932)

Secrets of the French Police (1932)
A Film by A. Edward Sutherland
DVDRip | MKV | 57min | 720x540 | AVC @ 1800Kbps | AAC @ 160Kbps
Lang: English | Subs: None | 809 MB
Genre: Crime

A Parisian flower girl is trotted out as the missing Grand Duchess Anastasia in this fast-moving thriller based on a popular newspaper serial, Secrets of the French Sureté. Discovered by evil White Russian Count Moloff (Gregory Ratoff), Eugénie Dorain (Gwili Andre) is hypnotized into believing that she is Anastasia, the daughter of the slain Russian czar. Léon Renault, the girl's fiancé, aligns himself with Francis St. Cyr (Frank Morgan) and the famous Sureté Français detective Bertillon (Murray Kinnell), but is too late to save Réna (Kendall Lee), Moloff's mistress, who is embalmed alive in cement. A Russian Grand Duke (Arnold Korff), who doubted Eugénie's veracity, is summarily killed when his limousine is forced off the road, and, having outlived her usefulness, Eugénie is about to suffer the same fate as Réna when St. Cyr and the police arrive like the proverbial cavalry. The evil Moloff is electrocuted by one of his own fiendish devices and Eugénie and Léon are finally free to plan a future together.

Start the Revolution Without Me (1970) [Re-Up]  Video

Posted by Efgrapha at July 30, 2016
Start the Revolution Without Me (1970) [Re-Up]

Start the Revolution Without Me (1970)
DVD5 | VIDEO_TS | NTSC, 16:9 (720x480) VBR | 01:35:59 | 4.38 Gb
Audio: #1 English AC3 1.0 @ 192 Kbps; #2 French AC3 1.0 @ 192 Kbps
Subs: English, French, Spanish
Genre: Comedy, Farce

Two French peasants are mistaken for a pair of aristocratic nobles in this historical situation comedy. Gene Wilder and Donald Sutherland play the dual roles. Happy to be taken for nobles, the pair soon runs to escape the guillotine in the wake of the French Revolution's blood purge of the upper class and royalty. Hugh Griffith play Louis XVI, with Billie Whitelaw as the amorous Marie Antoinette. The pair are chased by the evil Duke d'Escargot (Victor Spinetti). Orson Welles appears at the beginning and the end of the film as the narrator. Wilder and Sutherland encounter a variety of comical situations in their dual roles of peasants and blue-blooded eccentrics.

History Channel - The Marijuana Revolution (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at July 6, 2016
History Channel - The Marijuana Revolution (2016)

History Channel - The Marijuana Revolution (2016)
HDTV | 720 x 404 | .MP4/AVC @ 1251 Kbps | 1h 23mn | English AAC 136 Kbps, 2 channels | 836 MB
Genre: Documentary

America’s attitude about the use of marijuana is undergoing a seismic shift, and changing by the day. In states where recreational marijuana has been legalized, it’s the wild west for “ganja”-preneurs. But who is behind this bubble and who is driving the market? From growers, to dealers, to business owners, the face of marijuana is surprisingly varied. Take a look inside the labyrinth of the new cannabis industry—where it’s been, where it is now and where it’s going.

PBS - Electrified: The Guitar Revolution (2007) [Repost]  Video

Posted by Tutorial at June 29, 2016
PBS - Electrified: The Guitar Revolution (2007) [Repost]

PBS - Electrified: The Guitar Revolution (2007)
PDTV | 832 x 468 | .MP4/AVC @ 1630 Kbps | 52mn 33s | English AAC 128 Kbps, 2 channels | 663 MB
Genre: Documentary

Featuring professional musicians and historians, this captivating film tells the story of the electric guitar, the instrument that transformed popular music in the twentieth century. In the 1920s, America was swinging to the sounds of the big bands of Benny Goodman and Glenn Miller.