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Plants behaving badly

Author: Steve NichollsSabine Holzer, (Producer)Martin MészárosVictoria CoulesDavid AttenboroughAll authors
Publisher: [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [Arlington, Virginia] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, [2017] [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Widescreen editionView all editions and formats
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Two groups of plants exhibit such intriguing behavior that a century and a half ago they attracted the attention of Charles Darwin. These same plants, the orchids and the carnivorous plants, still fascinate scientists today. In two, one-hour films, it reveals a world of deceit and treachery worthy of any fictional thriller.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Nature television programs
Science television programs
DVD-Video discs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Nicholls; Sabine Holzer, (Producer); Martin Mészáros; Victoria Coules; David Attenborough; Stewart McPherson; Richard M Bateman; Sky Vision (Firm),; Terra Mater Factual Studios,; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.),; PBS Distribution (Firm),
ISBN: 9781531700164 1531700160
OCLC Number: 995580019
Language Note: In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Notes: Street Smart: 5/9/17.
Documentary.
"Subtitles are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions."
Title from container.
Subtitle on container: The intriguing behavior of extraordinary plants.
Originally produced as a two-part television program: Plants behaviing badly.
Program content: ©2013.
Wide screen (16x9).
Running time indicated on container: approximately 120 minutes; actual runnint time: 107 minutes.
Part 1 identified on container as Carnivorous plants; part 2 identified on container as Orchids.
Credits: Scientific consultants, Steward McPherson, Richard Bateman.
Performer(s): Narrator, David Attenborough.
Target Audience: Not rated.; Closed-captioned.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation.
Contents: Part 1. Murder & mayhem (53:10) --
part 2. Sex & lies (53:10).
Other Titles: Plants behaving badly.
Murder & mayhem.
Plants behaving badly.
Sex & lies.
Carnivorous plants.
Orchids.
Plants behaving badly (Television program)
Responsibility: a production of Sky Vision for Terra Mater Factual Studios GmbH ; produced and directed by Steve Nicholls ; executive producers, Sabine Holzer and Martin Meszaros ; writer, Victoria Coules.

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Two groups of plants exhibit such intriguing behavior that a century and a half ago they attracted the attention of Charles Darwin. These same plants, the orchids and the carnivorous plants, still fascinate scientists today. In two, one-hour films, it reveals a world of deceit and treachery worthy of any fictional thriller.

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