TV Reviews

First Peoples TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Slow docuseries uncovers new clues to human evolution.
Network: PBS
(2015)
How We Got to Now TV Poster Image
age 10+
History's greatest ideas are smart fun for curious families.
Network: PBS
(2014)
Pioneers of Television TV Poster Image
age 12+
Overview of TV's key contributions, including edgy moments.
Network: PBS
(2014)
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey TV Poster Image
age 10+
Update of Sagan classic is smart, visually spectacular.
Network: Fox, National Geographic Channel
(2014)
Big History TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Get the big picture in sometimes-violent fact-based series.
Network: History
(2013)
Gold Fever TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Informative historical miniseries packs a violent punch.
Network: Discovery Channel
(2013)
The Hunt for Amazing Treasures TV Poster Image
age 9+
Docuseries connects interesting finds with history lessons.
Network: Hulu
(2013)
The '80s: The Decade That Made Us TV Poster Image
age 14+
Fascinating, mature retelling of memorable era's legacy.
Network: National Geographic Channel
(2013)
The Men Who Built America TV Poster Image
age 12+
Some violent images in well-done business tycoon miniseries.
Network: History
(2012)
United Stats of America TV Poster Image
age 12+
Edutaining show features history, numbers, mild innuendo.
Network: History
(2012)
Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. TV Poster Image
age 12+
Informative docu uncovers family history and ancestry.
Network: PBS
(2012)
Time Team America TV Poster Image
age 7+
Fascinating science show that families can really dig into.
Network: PBS
(2009)
Animal Armageddon TV Poster Image
age 9+
Fascinating, sometimes intense tour of Earth's history.
Network: Animal Planet
(2009)
Earth: The Biography TV Poster Image
age 6+
Docu offers stunning images, fascinating science.
Network: National Geographic Channel
(2008)
When We Left Earth: The NASA Missions TV Poster Image
age 8+
Fascinating look at space program's history.
Network: Discovery Channel
(2008)
Fearless Planet TV Poster Image
age 6+
Impressive nature docu is fun and educational.
Network: Discovery Channel
(2007)
Stories from the Vaults TV Poster Image
age 8+
Poking around America's attic for lively historical tales.
Network: Smithsonian Channel
(2007)
John Ratzenberger's Made in America TV Poster Image
age 7+
Fun factory field trips will entertain families.
Network: Travel Channel
(2007)
Ultimate Factories TV Poster Image
age 7+
Behind-the-scenes show is great for curious kids.
Network: National Geographic Channel
(2006)
Discovery Atlas TV Poster Image
age 8+
Stunning multimedia view of world's diversity.
Network: Discovery Channel
(2006)

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