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The Crusades: Knights of Christ (1994)

6.7/10
Starring: Narrated by, Michael Leighton

For nearly two centuries, generations of knights from England and western Europe marched to do battle with the Saracen hordes who occupied the Holy La... Read more

Great Composers: Bach / Mozart (1997)

8/10
Director: James Runcie, Francesca Kemp
Starring: Narrated by, Kenneth Branagh

This programme presents the lives and works of Bach and Mozart, as featured in the BBC series "Great Composers". It examines the backgrounds, influenc... Read more

Great Composers: Tchaikovsky / Puccini / Mahler (1997)

8/10
Director: Chris Hunt, Kriss Rusmanis, Simon Broughton
Starring: Narrated by, Kenneth Branagh

This respected BBC series examines the works of Tchaikovsky including 'Eugene Onegin' and 'The Queen Of Spades' ; Mahler including 'Das Lied Von Der E... Read more

The Life and Times of Frida Kahlo (2004)

8.2/10
Director: Amy Stechler
Starring: Narrated by, Lila Downs

"The Life and Times Of Frida Kahlo" chronicles the life and art of the great Mexican painter as never before, framing Kahlo's life in relationship to... Read more

Auschwitz: Inside the Nazi State (2005)

3.2/10
Director: Dominic Sutherland, Martina Balazova
Starring: Narrated by, Linda Hunt

This 6-part BBC series tells the story of the Auschwitz Death Camp, site of the largest mass murder in history. Writer Laurence Rees and his team inte... Read more

The World at War: Volume 2 (1973)

9.2/10
Director: David Elstein
Starring: Narrated by, Laurence Olivier

The definitive story of the Second World War in seven volumes and narrated by Sir Laurence Olivier. From Russia to America, 'The World at War' present... Read more

Peter Beard: Scrapbooks from Africa and Beyond (1998)

Director: Guillaume Bonn, Jean-Claude Luyat
Starring: Narrated by, Charlotte Rampling

Narrated by Charlotte Rampling, this fascinating documentary explores the life and work of legendary adventure photographer Peter Beard, whose eccentr... Read more

Wild China ( Blu-ray ) (2008)

8.5/10
Starring: Narrated by, Bernard Hill

China is one of the oldest civilizations on Earth, and for the first time in almost a century, it is opening up to the world. This landmark series gai... Read more

Culloden 1746: The Last Highland Charge (1993)

Starring: Brian Blessed, (narrated by)

On a barren Scottish moor in April 1746, the tired and hungry men of the last Highland army made their final desperate charge against a well-disciplin... Read more

Blue Gold: World Water Wars (2008)

7.8/10
Director: Sam Bozzo
Starring: Malcolm McDowell, (narrated by)

Wars of the future will be fought over water as they are over oil today, as the source of human survival enters the global marketplace and political a... Read more