PBS American Masters - Ella Fitzgerald: Something to Live for (1999) DVDRip x264-MVGroup DVDRip | 704x528 | .MKV/AVC @ 2145 Kbps | 1h 28mn | 1.45 GiB Audio: English AC3 192 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None Genre: Documentary
One of the most distinctive and influental voices of the twentieth century. Ella Fitzgerald has been an inspiration to generations of listeners. A singer whose technical brilliance and "perfect" pitch entertained audiences around the world. Ella recorded over 2,000 songs and won thirteen Grammy Awards in her fifty-eight year career. She remains a top-selling recording artist and an indomitable figure in popular music to this day.
NHK Wildlife 2010 Predators in the Surf Killer Whales 720p HDTV x264 AAC-MVGroup Language: English 00:48:59 | 4577 kb/s | 1280×720 | 25.00 fps | aac, 48000 Hz, stereo (eng) | 1.57 GiB Genre: Documentary
Killer whales living off of Peninsula Valdes in the Patagonia region of Argentina actually hunt at its beach. They move towards the beach at speeds of up to 50 kilometers per hour, hit the shore, and grab unsuspecting South American sea lions. The whales judge the geographic features of the coastland, tide, and wind to pick the best time and place to hunt. NHK\'s high-speed cameras follow the hunts and reveal the high intelligence and hunting techniques of the killer whales that seem to be taught within the family.
National Geographic - Built For The Kill: Lions (2014) 720p HDTV x264-CBFM HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3494 Kbps | 44mn 58s | 1.24 GiB Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None Genre: Documentary
Follow the transformation of a helpless lion cub from a 4-pound toothless ball of fluff into a 400-pound accomplished killer, exposing its life-or-death learning curve in dramatic detail. Female lions do their best to teach their cubs how to hunt, but usually the little ones learn by trial and error. The lessons are hard and even deadly. Cubs are routinely bitten, bashed, kicked and crushed; more than half of all lion cubs die before their first birthday.
Legend has it that Bloody Mary was a ruthless killer, whose soul could be summoned by a simple ritual that unleashes a vengeful woman's wrath. Though reciting "Bloody Mary, Bloody Mary, Bloody Mary!" into a mirror may be just a scary slumber party prank, it's true that some of history's most brutal female killers have borne the name of Mary. After all, Mary was the most popular name for females in the English-speaking world from the 1800s to the 1960s.
Peter Cook and Dudley Moore are still considered to be one of Britain's most outstanding comedy double acts. But despite their popularity, much of their television material was deleted back in the 1970s. This documentary showcases a number of new clips which have recently come to light from sketches which were thought to have been lost forever, some not seen for over 50 years, plus rare footage of routines performed in Australia when Cook and Moore made two episodes of their show, Not Only... But Also, back in 1971.