- Additional Details
- Format: Color, DVD-Video, NTSC
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 100 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Language: English
- Studio: History Channel
- DVD Release Date: December 27, 2004
From Dante's Inferno to modern-day revival meetings, this feature-length special chronicles our views of Satan and his legendary realm.
- A sweeping look at the many faces of the Satan through the ages.
- Hear from survivors of near death experiences who claim to have glimpsed Hell.
- Includes interviews with leading theologians and historians.
From the dark Hades of Greek Mythology to the fire-and-brimstone visions of fundamentalist thunderers, Hell has long held a particular grip over the human imagination.
HELL: THE DEVIL'S DOMAIN travels the world to peer into the darkest depths of this eternal fascination.
The journey begins with the story of a near-death experience in which a man thinks he went to Hell after being declared clinically dead and before resuscitation.
Trace the evolving conceptions of hell and the devil from Stone-Age French cave paintings to Hollywood blockbusters. Speak with survivors of the recovered memory craze and parishioners at a fundamentalist Texas church. Review literary landmarks like Dante's Inferno and Milton's Paradise Lost. And see how the world's great faiths various conceptions of the afterlife encompass these universal fears.