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History of the World in 2 Hours (2011)

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TV Movie | 120 min | Documentary, History

A rapid-fire history of our world, from the beginning of time as we know it to present day. This two-hour CGI-driven special delves into the key turning points: the formation of earth, emergence of life, spread of man and the growth of ...See moreA rapid-fire history of our world, from the beginning of time as we know it to present day. This two-hour CGI-driven special delves into the key turning points: the formation of earth, emergence of life, spread of man and the growth of civilization--and reveals their surprising connections to our world today. Written by Anonymous See less
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Douglas Cohen (as Douglas J. Cohen)
Writer
Douglas Cohen (as Douglas J. Cohen)
Producer
Sam Dolan (as Samuel K. Dolan)
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Oct 6, 2011 (United States)

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37 cast members
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Corey Burton
Himself - Narrator (voice) Himself - Narrator (voice)   See fewer
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Alex Filippenko
Himself, Astrophysicist - Univ. of California - Berkeley (as Alexei Vladimir Filippenko) Himself, Astrophysicist - Univ. of California - Berkeley (as Alexei Vladimir Filippenko)   See fewer
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Peter Ward
Himself - Paleontologist, Univ. of Washington Himself - Paleontologist, Univ. of Washington   See fewer
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Clifford V. Johnson
Himself - Physicist, Univ. of Southern California Himself - Physicist, Univ. of Southern California   See fewer
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Jonathan Markley
Himself - Historian, California State Univ. - Fullerton Himself - Historian, California State Univ. - Fullerton   See fewer
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Russell Shapiro
Himself - Geologist, California State Univ.- Chico Himself - Geologist, California State Univ.- Chico   See fewer
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Glen MacDonald
Himself - Director, UCLA Institute of the Environment Himself - Director, UCLA Institute of the Environment   See fewer
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Jonathan Cohen
Himself - Wildlife Biologist, SUNY ESF - Syracuse Himself - Wildlife Biologist, SUNY ESF - Syracuse   See fewer
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Robert Bakker
Himself - Paleontologist, Houston Museum of Natural Science Himself - Paleontologist, Houston Museum of Natural Science   See fewer
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Trevor S. Valle
Himself - Paleontologist, Page Museum - La Brea Tar Pits (as Trevor Valle) Himself - Paleontologist, Page Museum - La Brea Tar Pits (as Trevor Valle)   See fewer
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Nicole Waguespack
Herself - Archaeologist, Univ. of Wyoming Herself - Archaeologist, Univ. of Wyoming   See fewer
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John Shea
Himself - Paleoanthropologist, SUNY - Stony Brook Himself - Paleoanthropologist, SUNY - Stony Brook   See fewer
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Todd Surovell
Himself - Archaeologist, Univ. of Wyoming Himself - Archaeologist, Univ. of Wyoming   See fewer
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Craig Benjamin
Himself - Co-Author, Big History: Between Nothing and Everything Himself - Co-Author, Big History: Between Nothing and Everything   See fewer
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Martin K.A. Morgan
Himself - Military Historian (as Martin Morgan) Himself - Military Historian (as Martin Morgan)   See fewer
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Ardeshir Radpour
Persian Cavalry Persian Cavalry   See fewer
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Seaun Boseda
Cotton Field Slave (as Sean Carlo) Cotton Field Slave (as Sean Carlo)   See fewer
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Jason Brye
Homo erectus Homo erectus   See fewer
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Elise Cantu
Sumerian Woman Sumerian Woman   See fewer
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Claire Dodin
Sumerian woman Sumerian woman   See fewer
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Brian Fertal
Conquistador Conquistador   See fewer
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Abraham Hernandez
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Kyle Kalama
Greek Infantry Greek Infantry   See fewer
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Michael Kangaju
Early African Male Early African Male   See fewer
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Sako Karakozian
Sumerian Man Sumerian Man   See fewer
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Bryan Ludens
Crusader Crusader   See fewer
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Jeffrey Martin Jr.
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Kevin Mehrabi
Persian Infantry Persian Infantry   See fewer
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Jason Nguyen
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Benny Ou
Red Guard Red Guard   See fewer
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Darryl Perrilloux
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Zoe Petillo
Early African Female Early African Female   See fewer
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Manuel Questel
Persian Cavalry Persian Cavalry   See fewer
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Shukree H. Shabazz
Samarian Samarian   See fewer
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Michael Teh
Fibonacci Fibonacci   See fewer
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Gil Whitley
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7 / 10 | 776 votes