Animal Underworld With Henry Rollins

March 2015
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S1 Ep3 - Wild Hunger

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Wild Hunger - Henry Rollins investigates where the real boundaries lay in the human-animal relationship. In the final episode, Henry examines the roles that animals play as food, medicine, and drugs around the world. He looks at the illegal trade in animal parts, and also asks what makes animals acceptable for consumption in some cultures but sacred or a beloved pet in another. (From the US, in English, Spanish and Vietnamese) (Documentary Series) (Final) M (A)
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S1 Ep2 - Beast Worship

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Beast Worship - Henry Rollins investigates where the real boundaries lay in the human-animal relationship. Investigating the role animals play in religion, Henry witnesses a desert ritual in which spiritual seekers illegally smoke the poisonous skin of a Sonoran toad. And, in the snake-handling churches of Appalachia, he finds even Christianity has room for a surprising role for dangerous animals. (From the US, in English, Spanish and Vietnamese) (Documentary Series) (Part 2 of 3) M (A)
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S1 Ep1 - Fatal Obsession

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Fatal Obsession - Henry Rollins investigates the human-animal relationship, and asks why some people choose to come head to head with the world's most dangerous animals. In Miami, Henry visits Arthur, a snake collector who drives a hearse and has fangs like the animals he keeps. A king cobra, rattlesnakes and vipers live in a room of his unassuming suburban home - but this is just the beginning of a journey that will see Rollins wrestle an alligator! (From the US, in English and Spanish) (Docum...
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