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London 2012 Olympic Games (5 DISCS) - E

£13.99

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BBC: The Olympic Broadcaster. Includes full opening ceremony, over 7 hours of highlights and closing ceremony.

"We lit the flame, and we lit up the world" - Lord Coe. It was the Olympic Games we will never forget; an extraordinary event in Britain's history with intense drama, sporting brilliance and hear-wrenching emotion. Capturing the key moments if the Olympic Games, including a specially-edited version of the entire Opening Ceremony from Director Danny Boyle, over seven hours of sporting highlights and the full Closing Ceremony, these day-bay-day highlights the triumphs, moving stories and memories that will live on forever.

DISC 1: OPENING CEREMONY PART ONE AND DISC 2: OPENING CEREMONY PART TWO AND SPORTING HIGHLIGHTS PART ONE (DAYS 1-6)
The spectacular Opening Ceremony was an unforgettable start to the London 2012 Olympic Games. In this exclusive director's cut by Danny Boyle, we relive the entire ceremony in all its splendour. This is also accompanied by a fascinating audio commentary by Danny Boyle and writer Frank Cottrell Boyce where they reveal of the first time, in detail, how they orchestrated this spectacular event, providing a unique insight into the journey through British history.

DISC 3: SPORTING HIGHLIGHTS PART TWO (DAYS 7-10) AND EXTRA SPORTING MOMENTS
Watch the intense sporting action from the first 10 days of the Olympic Games which began with Team GB's first medal from Lizzie Armistead, their first gold from rowers Helen Glover and Heather Stanning and an imperious time trial by Sir Bradley Wiggins. Many more thrilling moments followed with Michael Phelps' 19th Olympic medal, Katherine Grainger's long awaited gold and Andy Murray's emotional victory. Millions watched as Usain Bolt successfully defended his 100m Olympic title and you can relive the electric atmosphere in the stadium on 'Super Saturday' when Ennis, Farah and Rutherford all won gold.

DISC 4: SPORTING HIGHLIGHTS PART THREE (DAYS 11-16) AND EXTRAS
The thrilling sporting action from the final 6 days including the Brownlee brothers' triathlon glory, Usain Bolt completing his historic Olympic treble, Sir Hoy's record 6th medal, Nicola Adams punching her way to the first women's boxing gold, the incredible tension at Greenwich Park for Team GB's dressage victory, the world record-breaking US sprint relay and Sam Murray securing the 65th and final medal for Team GB.

DISC FIVE: CLOSING CEREMONY
The London 2012 Olympic Games ended in style with a celebration of music and sporting achievement, created by Kim Gavin. It marked the end of an amazing chapter in London's life and features an array of British artists from the last 50 years including Eric Idle, The Kinks, The Spice Girls and Jessie J.

EXCLUSIVE OPENING CEREMONY EXTRAS
lsles of Wonder Deconstructed: The Thames is "liquid history". Discover how the visual effects team created a thrilling animated journey up the river from its source, to the Olympic stadium itself - passing sights real and imaginary.

Nimrod: The sound o the shipping forecast and billowing blue sheets transform our meadow into "an isle of wonder", to the stirring sound of Elgar's 'Nimrod', as played by the London Symphony Orchestra's On Track project.

Frank Tuner in the Green an Pleasant Land: Frank Turner's acoustic songs performed in the stadium perfectly captures the atmosphere of a long summer evening.

Thanks Tim Projection House: This ambitious section celebrates the amazing technology that makes us dance, helps us communicate, commute, remember, and dream and most of all fall in love.

5 DVDs, 2 cases and cardboard box: All discs VG, both cases and cardboard box EX.

Item details

Classification:
E
Condition:
Used
Display format:
16:9
Film studio:
BBC
Genre:
Box sets
Region:
2

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BBC: The Olympic Broadcaster. Includes full opening ceremony, over 7 hours of highlights and closing ceremony.

"We lit the flame, and we lit up the world" - Lord Coe. It was the Olympic Games we will never forget; an extraordinary event in Britain's history with intense drama, sporting brilliance and hear-wrenching emotion. Capturing the key moments if the Olympic Games, including a specially-edited version of the entire Opening Ceremony from Director Danny Boyle, over seven hours of sporting highlights and the full Closing Ceremony, these day-bay-day highlights the triumphs, moving stories and memories that will live on forever.

DISC 1: OPENING CEREMONY PART ONE AND DISC 2: OPENING CEREMONY PART TWO AND SPORTING HIGHLIGHTS PART ONE (DAYS 1-6)
The spectacular Opening Ceremony was an unforgettable start to the London 2012 Olympic Games. In this exclusive director's cut by Danny Boyle, we relive the entire ceremony in all its splendour. This is also accompanied by a fascinating audio commentary by Danny Boyle and writer Frank Cottrell Boyce where they reveal of the first time, in detail, how they orchestrated this spectacular event, providing a unique insight into the journey through British history.

DISC 3: SPORTING HIGHLIGHTS PART TWO (DAYS 7-10) AND EXTRA SPORTING MOMENTS
Watch the intense sporting action from the first 10 days of the Olympic Games which began with Team GB's first medal from Lizzie Armistead, their first gold from rowers Helen Glover and Heather Stanning and an imperious time trial by Sir Bradley Wiggins. Many more thrilling moments followed with Michael Phelps' 19th Olympic medal, Katherine Grainger's long awaited gold and Andy Murray's emotional victory. Millions watched as Usain Bolt successfully defended his 100m Olympic title and you can relive the electric atmosphere in the stadium on 'Super Saturday' when Ennis, Farah and Rutherford all won gold.

DISC 4: SPORTING HIGHLIGHTS PART THREE (DAYS 11-16) AND EXTRAS
The thrilling sporting action from the final 6 days including the Brownlee brothers' triathlon glory, Usain Bolt completing his historic Olympic treble, Sir Hoy's record 6th medal, Nicola Adams punching her way to the first women's boxing gold, the incredible tension at Greenwich Park for Team GB's dressage victory, the world record-breaking US sprint relay and Sam Murray securing the 65th and final medal for Team GB.

DISC FIVE: CLOSING CEREMONY
The London 2012 Olympic Games ended in style with a celebration of music and sporting achievement, created by Kim Gavin. It marked the end of an amazing chapter in London's life and features an array of British artists from the last 50 years including Eric Idle, The Kinks, The Spice Girls and Jessie J.

EXCLUSIVE OPENING CEREMONY EXTRAS
lsles of Wonder Deconstructed: The Thames is "liquid history". Discover how the visual effects team created a thrilling animated journey up the river from its source, to the Olympic stadium itself - passing sights real and imaginary.

Nimrod: The sound o the shipping forecast and billowing blue sheets transform our meadow into "an isle of wonder", to the stirring sound of Elgar's 'Nimrod', as played by the London Symphony Orchestra's On Track project.

Frank Tuner in the Green an Pleasant Land: Frank Turner's acoustic songs performed in the stadium perfectly captures the atmosphere of a long summer evening.

Thanks Tim Projection House: This ambitious section celebrates the amazing technology that makes us dance, helps us communicate, commute, remember, and dream and most of all fall in love.

5 DVDs, 2 cases and cardboard box: All discs VG, both cases and cardboard box EX.

Classification:
E
Condition:
Used
Display format:
16:9
Film studio:
BBC
Genre:
Box sets
Region:
2

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