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The Last Lions DVD

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National Geographic’s wildlife adventure movie, The Last Lions, tells the suspense-filled tale of a determined lioness ready to try anything to keep her family alive. Created by pioneering filmmakers Dereck and Beverly Joubert, this beautifully shot film tells the tale of Ma di Tau (“Mother of Lions”) and her fragile cubs as they must take a perilous journey through raging fire, rival prides, croc-infested rivers, and deadly buffalo in order to survive.


Yet, even as Ma di Tau faces devastating losses and escalating perils, she becomes part of a stunning turning point in the power dynamics, bringing together a competitive rival pride in a titanic primal bid to preserve the thing that matters most: the future of their bloodlines.


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  • 1 disc; 88 minutes
  • Widescreen
  • Rated PG
  • © 2011

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        5.0

        I love this movie

        By Big Cat Lover

        from Baltimore, MD

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              Comments about The Last Lions DVD:

              I saw this movie on the nat geo wild channel during big cat week and I wanted it right away. the movie is so suspenseful and educational , I would recommend this to anyone who loves big cats.

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              5.0

              Made me cry....

              By Cloudie

              from Connecticut

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                    Comments about The Last Lions DVD:

                    Just received the DVD and the story was a beautiful one, only too much of hunting buffalos. Also, the part with the little cub with the broke spine, broke my heart. To watch him drag his legs behind and cry after his mother was a bit too much to take. There could have been less footage of that poor little thing. Narration would have been plenty. No need for visual. Other then that it was an amazing story.

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                    5.0

                    The Last Lions DVD

                    By Terry

                    from Puyallup, WA

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                        • Beautiful Color And Sound
                        • I Was Actually Watching
                        • The Action In Person
                        • Was Amazing I Felt Like

                        Comments about The Last Lions DVD:

                        I am very happy with this DVD. The sound was amazing and the film itself was so beautiful and educational. I will order more products.

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                        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        Wow! What a story.

                        By Giwan

                        from Amsterdam

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                        • Amazing
                        • Courage
                        • Determination
                        • Suspence
                        • tragedy

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                            Comments about The Last Lions DVD:

                            I just watched this on NG big cat week. What a great story. I was amazed at every twist of the story. I loved how she overcame so many challenges.

                            (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                             
                            5.0

                            Inside the Cat's mind

                            By Happy Father of Five in Riverhead

                            from Long Island, NY

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                            Pros

                            • Drama
                            • Educational
                            • Eye opening
                            • Inspirational

                            Cons

                            • none

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                            • Entertainment
                            • Family time
                            • Schools 3rd-12th

                            Comments about The Last Lions DVD:

                            I saw the public broadcast. I had to let my family experience it too. It is fantastic.

                            (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                             
                            5.0

                            Wonderful..

                            By SammyG

                            from Manchester, UK

                            Comments about The Last Lions DVD:

                            I was lucky enough about a year ago to visit the Masai Mara, and followed a pride of lions and wildebest. This in itself was wonderful, to see these creatures in their own habitat living day by day. This movie however was equally as entrancing, and I would recommend anyone to watch it - the brave but cruel realities of the bush.

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                            5.0

                            One of the best of all time!

                            By Keith

                            from Lexington, KY

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                            • Phenomenal photography

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                            • Roars don't reverberate

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                              Comments about The Last Lions DVD:

                              I felt like a zoologist observing these prides and herds; absolutely great!

                               
                              5.0

                              A great addition to any collection

                              By Kathy

                              from Burnsville, MN

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                              Comments about The Last Lions DVD:

                              I have seen the movie and read the book so am delighted to now own the dvd. Anything produced by the Joubert's is truly amazing!

                               
                              5.0

                              Excellent DVD

                              By Jorge

                              from Boston, MA

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                              Comments about The Last Lions DVD:

                              Loved this documentary , secially lions in danger of extinction this dvd helps appretiate the beauty of these animals and encourage us to help protect ALL type of big cats.

                              (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                               
                              5.0

                              Best nature video in decades.

                              By Teri B.

                              from Deer Park, IL

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                              Pros

                              • Beautiful filming
                              • Reaches depth of soul
                              • Rich viewing experience
                              • True moving tale

                              Cons

                              • none

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                              • Animal welfare efforts
                              • Educationecology
                              • Preservation efforts

                              Comments about The Last Lions DVD:

                              Bought for myself after viewing NatGeo premiere of it.
                              This is the most moving, beautiful wildlife video I've ever seen (5 decades).
                              Rich story about the world of big cats...the life/death existence they live and their inner strength to survive.
                              The fact that the story is true reaches deep into the viewer's primal senses.

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