The Emperor of Paris (2018)

Introduction The Emperor of Paris is a 2018 French crime film directed by Jean-François Richet and written by Éric Besnard and Richet. Outline The film is about an ex-con turned police officer. Under the reign of Napoleon, Francois Vidocq cuts a notorious figure in the Parisian underworld-he is the only man to have escaped the… Read More

Rate this:

Waterloo Dead (2015)

Introduction A special edition of the hit forensic history show Medieval Dead sees a team of experts uncover secrets from the Battle of Waterloo. Outline On the 200th anniversary of the conflict in which Napoleon’s France was defeated, we unearth hidden mysteries from one of the greatest and bloodiest military battles ever fought. Production &… Read More

Rate this:

Napoleon – The Egyptian Campaign (2016): S01E02

Introduction In 1798, a vast armada left the French port of Toulon on a mysterious military expedition. Some 40,000 soldiers and 10,000 sailors were accompanied by 167 scholars, most of them young, who had been called upon by the brilliant general Napoleon Bonaparte, then aged 29. One week before they sailed, their destination was finally… Read More

Rate this:

Napoleon – The Egyptian Campaign (2016): S01E01

Introduction In 1798, a vast armada left the French port of Toulon on a mysterious military expedition. Some 40,000 soldiers and 10,000 sailors were accompanied by 167 scholars, most of them young, who had been called upon by the brilliant general Napoleon Bonaparte, then aged 29. One week before they sailed, their destination was finally… Read More

Rate this:

Hidden Traces (2015): Waterloo

Introduction Hidden Traces is an archaeological findings, first hand accounts of the war, experts interviews and CGI and 3D reconstructions intermingle in this investigative series on the look out for hidden traces of the most emblematic episodes of war. Each battle field becomes an open book revealing unexpected elements and details shedding new lights on… Read More

Rate this:

Heroes and Villains (2007): S01E01 – Napoleon

Introduction Heroes and Villains is a 2007–2008 BBC Television drama series looking at key moments in the lives and reputations of some of the greatest warriors of history. Each hour-long episode features a different historical figure, including Napoleon I of France, Attila the Hun, Spartacus, Hernán Cortés, Richard I of England, and Tokugawa Ieyasu. The… Read More

Rate this: