- Additional Details
- Format: DVD
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 4
- Run Time: 611 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: Fullscreen
- Language: English
- Studio: A&E Home Video
- DVD Release Date: April 23, 2007
- Audio: ENGLISH: Dolby Digital Stereo
- Cast: Emre Sahin
- Genre: TV Series
- Color: Color
- Pilot Episode Istanbul
- Bonus Featurette Containing Additional Scenes
- Release Date: 2007
Get to the bottom of the world's great cities - literally! Sink into a complete season of subterranean discovery lead by intrepid explorers Eric Geller and Don Wildman.
- Surprising discoveries lie just below our feet under the streets of today's greatest cities.
- Uncover ancient buried secrets with host Eric Geller and Don Wildman.
- Thirteen in-depth explorations of the foundations of ancient cities and cultures.
With each step below street level you travel back decades, even centuries, into the fascinating past of the world's great cities. What mysteries await discovery in the dark corners of these subterranean realms?
This is the stuff of fantasy: exploring secret chambers and forbidden passages beneath city streets, unlocking mysteries of the past and discovering forgotten relics.
This is CITIES OF THE UNDERWORLD. With infectious enthusiasm and runaway curiosity, and aided by instructive computer animations and graphic maps, hosts Eric Geller and Don Wildman explore hundreds of feet below-grade to transport you underground and back in time.
Gain complete access to fascinating, off-limits, surprising, and unknown sites that millions walk over every day. Learn the histories of cities and civilizations without ever seeing daylight. From the comfort of your sofa watch Eric and Don creep on their bellies and wade through human waste.
In the first season of this runaway hit show, Eric and Don take us beneath the streets of the most beautiful cities in the world - Paris, Budapest, Bucharest, Rome - and the modern age's capitals: New York, London, Berlin. From secret meeting halls and dungeons to the footings of modern civilization itself they explore vaults, chambers and catacombs to bring the past alive.
Discover these amazing, hidden realms in the CITIES OF THE UNDERWORLD DVD set:
- Hitler's Underground Lair: Berlin
- City of Caves: Budapest
- London's Lost Cities: London
- Scotland's Sin City: Edinburgh
- Rome: The Rise: Rome
- Rome's Hidden Empire: Rome
- Catacombs of Death: Paris
- New York: The Big Apple
- Freemason Underground: Boston and Philadelphia
- Beneath Vesuvius: Naples
- Dracula's Underground: Bucharest
- Secret Pagan Underground: Cappadocia, Turkey
- Underground Bootleggers: Portland, Oregon