Is it Real?: Volume 1 (2005)
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Is it Real?: Volume 1 (2005)

TV-PG 13 Episodes
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TV-PG
  45 minutes
They say it's a bloodthirsty hybrid - part reptile, part kangaroo, part vampire bat, with glowing eyes and great fangs. They say it drains its victims entirely of blood. Is it an alien invasion? A secret genetic experiment gone wrong? National Geographic searches for clues as science and the supernatural collide over a blood-curdling mystery.
 
TV-PG
  45 minutes
Is it possible to commit murder in your sleep? Will extensive sleep tests performed on accused murderers say yes? And, what does the law say? Join us in an intriguing investigation at the crossroads of science and the law, with results that just might keep you up at night.
 
TV-PG
  45 minutes
Could the wounds Jesus received on his forehead, side, hands and feet during his last hours appear unintentionally, miraculously, in a select few among us? The marks are called stigmata, the divine malady. And cases are on the rise. Stigmatics, scientists and believers shed light on the phenomenon.
 
TV-PG
  45 minutes
The followers of 16th century prophet Michel de Nostredame say he accurately foresaw events like the rise of Hitler and the 9/11 attacks. Skeptics say his writings are so vague that we can make them fit any event we want them to fit.
 
TV-PG
  45 minutes
The Bermuda Triangle: For hundreds of years, boats...airplanes...and ships...have vanished in its diabolical geometry. There's rarely a mayday, never a trace. What exactly is going on in the sinister sea known as the Bermuda Triangle? A dedicated cadre of believers thinks they may have dredged an answer from the deadly waters. Experts think they might need to throw it back. Join us on an intriguing investigation as Is It Real? examines the evidence with results that might just make you rethink t
 
TV-PG
  45 minutes
Is there a perfect society? In the 4th century BC, Plato described a utopia called Atlantis and ever since then, people can't stop searching for it. The most fertile of plains with a mountain in the middle and surrounded by alternating moats of land and sea, it was the size of Asia and Libya combined! But it disappeared without a trace in a explosion in one mysterious day and night, partly due to its citizens' growing greed. Join us as Is It Real? follows a scientist in Greece, an anthropologist
 
TV-PG
  45 minutes
Melatonin. Honey. Hoodia. Noni juice. Alleged "miracle cures" abound for those of us seeking slimmer thighs, migraine relief, or a full night's sleep. But do they work? National geographic travels the globe to find out.
 
TV-PG
  45 minutes
The colossal pyramids of Egypt... the sprawling lines of Nazca, Peru... the towering figures on Easter Island... Could these have actually been built by primitive cultures? Or did they have help from ancient travelers from space? Do ancient carvings and cave paintings depicting space ships and astronauts have a grounding in truth? National Geographic explores the evidence to sort fact from fiction.
 
TV-PG
  45 minutes
National Geographic examines the world of ghosts, poltergeists and demonic possession on visits to the famous haunted house in Amityville, New York, a country and western bar in Kentucky, and spooky Muncaster Castle in Northern England.
 
TV-PG
  45 minutes
As long as we have lifted eyes into space, we have dreamed one day finding life on another planet. Scientists believe Mars may be the planet in our solar system that has life. But could there really be life on Mars? Join National Geographic in a quest to separate scientific evidence from flights of fancy.
 
TV-PG
  45 minutes
Children living in the wild have fascinated and haunted us for centuries. Like Romulus and Remus, mythical twins raised by a she-wolf, and the legendary Tarzan of the apes, these children learn the ways of the jungle, the language of their adopted family, and survive away from all human contact. Are these stories fact or fiction? Could a child actually survive in the forest? Does a child forget his human origins and become a wild beast? Is It Real? follows experts in the fields of psychology and
 
TV-PG
  45 minutes
He is a gallant and noble warrior. Brought forth with the guidance of the Magician Merlin, he leads the people of England to victory and freedom. He marries a beautiful and elegant Cornish woman name Guinevere and together, they rule the land of Camelot. War continues for the young Arthur and soon he is forced to establish his knights of the round table, men willing to fight for Britain's independence. Through several successful battles, King Arthur becomes the greatest of knights. But is the st
 
TV-PG
  45 minutes
The Flying Dutchman that can never go home. The fate of the crew of the Mary Celeste. National Geographic takes us on a voyage through nautical legends and challenges some of the most mysterious maritime tales.
Why are people captivated by tales of the unexpected? Do modern-day myths about "supernatural phenomena" contain any truth? Is it Real? explores common tales of wonder, and sorts facts from fiction.
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  0 episodes
Following in the footsteps of Planet Earth and Life, this epic eight-part blockbuster is a breathtaking celebration of the amazing, complex, profound and sometimes challenging relationship between humankind and nature. Humans are the ultimate animals - the most successful species on the planet. From the frozen Arctic to steamy rainforests, from tiny islands in vast oceans to parched deserts, people have found remarkable ways to adapt and survive in the harshest environments imaginable.
 
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  0 episodes
Top Gear is the world's biggest car show, multi-award-winning and broadcast in more than 100 countries. Top Gear takes the public's passion for cars, strips away the boring stats, and adds enthusiasm, thrilling stunts and challenges. Most of all, Top Gear is about having fun. Here, cars are just the starting point for epic road trips, over-ambitious projects, and lashings of good old-fashioned mucking about by the hosts and celebrities who really should know better.
 
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  0 episodes
American Gangster chronicles the life and times of the 20th Century's most notorious African American crime figures. Explore a forensic survey of the rise and fall of these plagues to the community.
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Movie Summary

Why are people captivated by tales of the unexpected? Do modern-day myths about "supernatural phenomena" contain any truth? Is it Real? explores common tales of wonder, and sorts facts from fiction.
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Movie Details

Genres Documentary
Studio Name National Geographic
Release Date 2005
VUDU Release Date 12/28/2011
Rating TV-PG About Ratings
Episodes 13 episodes
Language English

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