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Africa's Elephant Kingdom [Blu-ray] (2002)

Elephants , Discovery  |  NR |  Blu-ray
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

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  • Actors: Elephants
  • Directors: Discovery
  • Format: Blu-ray, Color, Full Screen, NTSC
  • Language: English
  • Region: Region A/1 (Read more about DVD/Blu-ray formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated: NR (Not Rated)
  • Studio: Genius Products (TVN)
  • DVD Release Date: April 7, 2009
  • Run Time: 40 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)
  • Shipping: Currently, item can be shipped only within the U.S. and to APO/FPO addresses. For APO/FPO shipments, please check with the manufacturer regarding warranty and support issues.
  • ASIN: B001PPLJLS
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #152,243 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)

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Editorial Reviews

An extended elephant family, featuring a venerable Old Bull, embarks upon a life-and-death journey across the vast African plains. Through oppressive conditions they persevere, facing the extraordinary joys and sorrows of life.

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21 of 25 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Nice Film July 2, 2001
By A Customer
Format:DVD
but it really depends on the level of interest you have in elephants. Even though the photography is good; my interest in elephant's seem to have peak with this film. After a second viewing I was a little bored. I think a better balance Imax film is Africa: The Serengeti which has some spectacular photography and moves at a faster pace. This film conentrates on elephants and if you have a big interest in this subject you should be happy. There are some nice shots and one sequence were they use time lapse photography of a thunder storm was a highlight. But that sequence lasted for just 30 seconds. To be fair my interest in elephants is limited. My interest in Imax films is high. For me this film is a good rental but not one to buy.
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8 of 8 people found the following review helpful
Format:Blu-ray
This wonderful documentary follows a small herd of elephants through a dry season. The series is narrated in first-person "by" an elephant (Avery Brooks)

The blu-ray quality is first rate with crystal clear images. Easily some of the best blues and greens I have seen on DVD. There are some great shots, including footage of a matriarch charging the camera. There were also several sad scenes in which the herd attempted to literally prop up a dead or dying elephant, showing the strength of emotional bonds between elephants.

My only complaint is that the documentary is pretty short (40 minutes), especially for the price. I would recommend renting it, unless you are a true elephant fanatic.
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14 of 16 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars This DVD is as big as the elephants in it !!!!! September 17, 2001
By Maria
Format:DVD
The documentary isn't the only great thing on this DVD... you should see the "Making off"... Great images (I don't think someone will ever get on film an elephant charging as the one on this documentary - I saw this film in a theatre in Cape Town and I'm still holding my breath). The story is Ok...
If you love elephants or Africa... this is a must have !!!!!
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7 of 8 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Africa,s Elephant Kingdom December 30, 2001
Format:DVD
Beautiful photography. A charming look into the lives of these African leviathans. A disc the whole family will enjoy.
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2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars the wise ones November 14, 2009
Format:Blu-ray|Verified Purchase
i've watched this dvd 4 or 5 times already and am convinced that this beautiful animal is the wisest animal in creation, there ability to remember so many trails to better grazing areas astounds me,there friendliness to each is wonderful to see, why cant people be likewise. i particularly loved watching the baby ones, what fun and joy they show you. we are very fortunate having these amazing cameramen creating these fabulous series for us all. make sure you purchase a copy , you won't be sorry
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