Mammoth series, five years in the making, taking a look at the rich tapestry of life in the world's oceans.
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Mammoth series, five years in the making, taking a look at the rich tapestry of life in the world's oceans.

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27 January 2002 (USA)  »

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Proof that Life is indeed Beautiful!
4 November 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is without a doubt the most stunning and amazing documentary I have ever seen! The images that are shown are absolutely breathtaking and stunning. On top of that, it is a wonderful learning experience. I'm not one for educational documentaries, but this one grabs hold of you and doesn't let go until the end. You'll be so hooked and entranced by what you are watching that you'll forget your at home watching TV! This series is available to buy on DVD and I HIGHLY recommend picking this one up! With all the evil and death in this world, this documentary series gives us proof that life is beautiful and worth saving and preserving.


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