Modern Marvels

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Modern Marvels celebrates the ingenuity, invention and imagination found in the world around us. From commonplace items like ink and coffee to architectural masterpieces and engineering disasters, the hit series goes beyond the basics to provide insight... read more
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Modern Marvels celebrates the ingenuity, invention and imagination found in the world around us. From commonplace items like ink and coffee to architectural masterpieces and engineering disasters, the hit series goes beyond the basics to provide insight and history into things we wonder about and that impact our lives. This series tells fascinating stories of the doers, the dreamers and sometime-schemers that create everyday items, technological breakthroughs and manmade wonders. The hit series goes deep to explore the leading edge of human inspiration and ambition.

Original Release

12/10/1993 on HIST

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Cast

Lloyd Sherr Narrator
Harlan Saperstein Narrator
Lloyd Sherr Narrator (voice) (as Max Raphael)
Lloyd Sherr Himself - Narrator
Franklin D. Roosevelt Himself
Adolf Hitler Himself
John F. Kennedy Himself
Dwight D. Eisenhower Himself
William Atwater Himself - Director, U.S. Army Ordnance Museum
Will Lyman Narrator
(see additional cast & crew)
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1 Mega Snack Countdown Saturday, 07 September 2013
2 Super Strong Countdown Saturday, 14 September 2013
4 Strangest Countdown Saturday, 28 September 2013
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Directors

Andrew Thomas, Fred Peabody, David de Vries, Jeff Scheftel, Tom Jennings, Rod Pyle, Yann Debonne, Savas Georgalis, Andy Papadopoulos, Scott Paddor, Robert Kirk, Paul Nelson, Donna E. Lusitana, Jennifer Anderson, Tod Mesirow, Jon Woods, John Logsdon, Laura Verklan, Darryl Rehr, Robert M. Wise, Brian Cavallaro, Sean Dash, Jeff Conroy, Jim Lindsay, Becky Smith, Geoffrey Madeja, Rob Lihani, Jenny Kubo, Jenny Ewig, Chris Harty, Wayne Grajeda, Laura Casey, Scott Michnick, Steve Durgin, Susan Smiley, Howard Dratch, Chris Benjamin, Taylor Downing, Tom Jennings, Colin Barratt

Writers

Bruce Nash, Matthew P. Hickey, Beata Ziel, Luke Ellis, Anthony Lacques, Jorge Luis Sucksdorf, Henry Schipper, Robert E. Ziel, W. Scott Goldie, Fred Peabody, Andrew Thomas, LaMonte Westmoreland, Noah Morowitz, Kaylan Eggert, Jeff Scheftel, Sean Dash, Nancy Oey, Jim Cirigliano, Michael B. Christy, Jim Hense, Ron Nelson, Kristina Djokic, Bob Petrella, Melissa Fuller, Jared Cook, Emily Lau, Todd Moss, Lee Schneider, Phil Kruener, Gloria Morris, Mary Wallace, Holly O'Brien, Tom Jennings, Martin Kent, Robert Beemer, Adrian Maher, Jeff Mercer, Mark Mohr, Yann Debonne, Kathryn Christy, Larayne Decoeur, Alison Trinkl, Tom Yaroschuk, Shelley Ann Lawrence, Corrie Kaufman, Aaron Kass, Savas Georgalis, Andy Papadopoulos, Rod Pyle, Craig Constantine, Chris Mortensen, Jeff Conroy, Dean Vallas, Jennifer Anderson, J.V. Martin, John Griffin, Chuck Hayes, Mark Rowland, Tony Long, Allison Grodner, Gretchen Morning, Deborah Blum, Nathan Antila, Timothy Dilworth, Darryl Rehr, Lee Robinson, Mike Mathis, Jerry Decker, Jeff Martin, Lee Fulkerson, Becky Smith, Richard Jones, Jude Gerard Prest, Lauren Levine, Cindy Robinson, Robert Kirk, Scott Paddor, Gary Tarpinian, Lou DeCosta, Jon Crowley, Rob Lihani, David Massar, Jenny Kubo, Martin Gillam, Douglas Cohen, Michael Hacker, Laura Sobel, Paul Amirault, Scott Michnick, Ellen Mulligan, Terry Fitzpatrick, Greg DeHart, Joanne Fish, Silvia Gambardella, Laura Casey, Hildie Katibah, Phyllis Cannon, Douglas Varchol, Wynette Yao, Cynthia Crompton, Annabelle Hester, Ann Toler, Lisa Bourgoujian, Lawrence Givens, Jon Jefferson, Steve Durgin, Susan Smiley, Steven R. Talley, Christof Ritter, Pam Moore, Barry D. Hill, Howard Dratch, Kent Kitzman, Suzanne Mustacich, Tom Jennings, Taylor Downing, Colin Barratt

Creators

Bruce Nash

Cast

Lloyd Sherr Narrator
Harlan Saperstein Narrator
Lloyd Sherr Narrator (voice) (as Max Raphael)
Lloyd Sherr Himself - Narrator
Franklin D. Roosevelt Himself
Adolf Hitler Himself
John F. Kennedy Himself
Dwight D. Eisenhower Himself
William Atwater Himself - Director, U.S. Army Ordnance Museum
Will Lyman Narrator
Jay Leno Himself
Theodore Roosevelt Himself
Lyndon B. Johnson Himself
Thom Pinto Narrator
Lloyd Sherr Narrator (as Max Raphael)
Harry S. Truman Himself
Henry Ford Himself
Bill Ratner Narrator
Nikita Khrushchev Himself
William Randolph Hearst Himself

Producers

Don Cambou Executive Producer
Beth Dietrich Executive Producer
Charlie Maday Executive Producer
Paul Dzilvelis Executive Producer
Abby Greensfelder Executive Producer
Sean Gallagher Executive Producer
Bob Jaffe Executive Producer
John Verhoff Executive Producer
Greg Smith Executive Producer
Gerald W. Abrams Executive Producer
Robert Twilley Executive Producer
Donna E. Lusitana Executive Producer
Craig Haffner Executive Producer
Libby Richman Executive Producer
Stephen Land Executive Producer
Robert Kirk Executive Producer
Rob Lihani Executive Producer
Michael Stiller Executive Producer
Tom Yaroschuk Executive Producer
Bob Jaffe Executive Producer
Sean Gallagher Executive Producer
Greg Smith Executive Producer
Mel A. Bishop Executive Producer
Debbie Supnik Executive Producer
Gary Grossman Executive Producer
Paul Apel Executive Producer
Alan Baral Executive Producer
Michael Meadows Executive Producer
Robb Weller Executive Producer
Geoffrey Proud Executive Producer
Zak Weisfeld Executive Producer
Steve Lange Executive Producer
Chris Harty Executive Producer
John Farren Executive Producer
Michael L. Rose Executive Producer
Christen Harty Shaefer Executive Producer
Paul Dzilvelis Producer
Don Cambou Producer
Tim Knauff Producer
Bruce Nash Producer
Beth Dietrich Producer
Ron Nelson Producer
Charlie Maday Producer
Scott Berkson Producer
Henry Schipper Producer
Matthew P. Hickey Producer
Luke Ellis Producer
Abby Greensfelder Producer
Sean Gallagher Producer
Beata Ziel Producer
Bob Jaffe Producer
Gloria Morris Producer
John Verhoff Producer
Kristina Djokic Producer
Jeff Mercer Producer
LaMonte Westmoreland Producer
Anthony Lacques Producer
Robert E. Ziel Producer
Amber Seyler Producer
Bob Petrella Producer
Greg DeHart Producer
Annabelle Hester Producer
W. Scott Goldie Producer
Carter Figueroa Producer
Glenn Kirschbaum Producer
Greg Smith Producer
Emily Lau Producer
Holly O'Brien Producer
Kaylan Eggert Producer
Jim Hense Producer
Fred Peabody Producer
Robert Twilley Producer
Sean Dash Producer
Nancy Oey Producer
Jeff Scheftel Producer
Brian Leonard Producer
Greg Goldman Producer
Mary Courtney Producer
Jeff Cole Producer
Philip R. Cloutier Producer
Chris Sondreal Producer
Jared Cook Producer
Ann Carroll Producer
Melissa Fuller Producer
Kelly Tucker Producer
Sarah Rooney Producer
Gerald W. Abrams Producer
Andrew Thomas Producer
Phil Kruener Producer
Tim Busa Producer
Hannah Richardson Producer
Sarah Katz Producer
Danielle Parsons Producer
Louis Tarantino Producer
Craig Haffner Producer
Donna E. Lusitana Producer
Mark Young Producer
Richard Jones Producer
Arjun Rao Producer
Noah Morowitz Producer
Laura Casey Producer
Anastasia Cronin Producer
Conor McCarthy Producer
Libby Richman Producer
Scott Michnick Producer
Kendra Gahagan Producer
Ansley Bell Producer
French Horwitz Producer
Brooke Barrows Producer
Liza Maddrey Producer
Robert Hughes Producer
Doug DeLuca Producer
David Bradstreet Producer
Stephen Land Producer
Jim Cirigliano Producer
Lee Schneider Producer
Steven D. Smith Producer
Sharon Martin Producer
Jeff Conroy Producer
Bill Brummel Producer
Michael B. Christy Producer
Robert Kirk Producer
Tim Stokes Producer
Rob Lihani Producer
John Drimmer Producer
Robert Beemer Producer
Corrie Kaufman Producer
Matthew Ayres Producer
Carolina Pacheco Producer
Christof Ritter Producer
Jan Leyssens Producer
Mark Mohr Producer
Jethro Nededog Producer
Natalie Pitcher Producer
Ryan Senter Producer
Savas Georgalis Producer
Jenny Ewig Producer
Martin Kent Producer
Erika Smith Producer
Todd Moss Producer
Dolores Gavin Producer
Mary Wallace Producer
Michael Stiller Producer
Tom Jennings Producer
Lauren Levine Producer
Jenny Kubo Producer
Jeffrey Willerth Producer
Adrian Maher Producer
Sean Heckman Producer
Allison Boon Producer
Ellie Baer Producer
Elyse Miranda Producer
Jeni Rohlin Producer
Yann Debonne Producer
Kathryn Christy Producer
Dan Gibbons Producer
Kent Kitzman Producer
Christina Arellano Producer
Marc Finnegan Producer
Taylor Downing Producer
Lara Tabor Producer
Larayne Decoeur Producer
Howard Dratch Producer
Allon Furstenberg Producer
Alison Trinkl Producer
Dennis Lofgren Producer
Caleb Roehrig Producer
Mai-Ly Nguyen Producer
Tom Yaroschuk Producer
Shelley Ann Lawrence Producer
Donna Michelle Anderson Producer
Joanne Fish Producer
Robert Rosales Producer
Suzanne Gilreath Producer
Robert Wear Producer
Diane Wai Producer
Melissa Rafford Producer
Aaron Kass Producer
Andy Papadopoulos Producer
Jessica Loveless Producer
Rod Pyle Producer
Craig Constantine Producer
Martha Sloan Producer
Angela Aiello Producer
Randal Shuptrine Producer
Chris Mortensen Producer
Tim O'Connor Producer
Jim Lindsay Producer
Paul Nelson Producer
Andrew Fuller Producer
Marianna Yarovskaya Producer
Spencer Smith Producer
J.V. Martin Producer
Dean Vallas Producer
Jennifer Anderson Producer
John Griffin Producer
Mike Vincenti Producer
Mark Young Producer
Shelby Eden Producer
Keith Guinto Producer
Alexander Ward Producer
Jennifer Anderson Producer
Chuck Hayes Producer
Mark Rowland Producer
Tony Long Producer
Matt Sprouse Producer
Tom Rogan Producer
Eric Mazer Producer
Erica Sardarian Producer
Douglas Miller Producer
Walt Omiecinski Producer
Mel A. Bishop Producer
Mark Montgomery Producer
Allison Grodner Producer
Debbie Supnik Producer
Fernanda de Capua Producer
Eric Lindstrom Producer
Deborah Blum Producer
Nathan Antila Producer
Timothy Dilworth Producer
David Rajter Producer
Tim Evans Producer
James Joyce Producer
Andrew Johnston Producer
Chip Selby Producer
Darryl Rehr Producer
Robert M. Wise Producer
Mary Benjamin Producer
John Corry Producer
Laura Ganis Producer
Lee Robinson Producer
Mike Mathis Producer
Paul Martin Producer
Gary Grossman Producer
Andrea Anderson Producer
Michael Sackett Producer
Paul Apel Producer
Alan Baral Producer
Michael Meadows Producer
Peter Steen Producer
Raymond Bridgers Producer
Rob Stone Producer
Robb Weller Producer
Rhys Thomas Producer
Jude Gerard Prest Producer
Cindy Robinson Producer
Suzanne Murarik Producer
Dana Millikin Producer
Scott Paddor Producer
Margaret Haddad Producer
Sapna Chhabra Producer
Gary Tarpinian Producer
Lou DeCosta Producer
Geoffrey Proud Producer
Jon Crowley Producer
Erin Yokel Producer
Zak Weisfeld Producer
David Massar Producer
Steve Lange Producer
Lars Ullberg Producer
Martin Gillam Producer
Susan Pettit Producer
Douglas Cohen Producer
Andrew Nock Producer
Michael Hacker Producer
Tamara Phillips Producer
Laura Sobel Producer
Kelly Phipps Producer
Valerie Johnson Producer
Jennifer Beman Producer
Paul Amirault Producer
Chris Harty Producer
Wayne Grajeda Producer
Christie Elwin Producer
John Farren Producer
Ellen Mulligan Producer
Nancy Gimbrone Producer
Terry Fitzpatrick Producer
Janet Ginsburg Producer
Craig Jenest Producer
Harry Jason Lowell Producer
Silvia Gambardella Producer
Sridhar Dasari Producer
Hildie Katibah Producer
Phyllis Cannon Producer
Kerry Millerick Producer
Bob Niemack Producer
Theresa Hayward Producer
Douglas Varchol Producer
Wynette Yao Producer
Cynthia Crompton Producer
Tracy Hood Producer
Joshua Janiak Producer
Ann Toler Producer
Michael L. Rose Producer
Lisa Bourgoujian Producer
Lawrence Givens Producer
David Caldwell-Evans Producer
Vicky Kuperman Producer
Steve Durgin Producer
Andrew Jablon Producer
Emire Izat Producer
Karen Hitzig Producer
Susan Smiley Producer
Christen Harty Shaefer Producer
Chandra Pinto Producer
Bo Koster Producer
Steven R. Talley Producer
Avital Levy Producer
Chris Benjamin Producer
Dave Garrison Producer
Matt Kleinman Producer
Pam Moore Producer
Jill-Allegra Kaiser Producer
Sara Theriault Producer
Amina Razaq Producer
Barry D. Hill Producer
Sarah Seyler Producer
Jason Shastri Producer
Jennifer Abbots Producer
Marlene May Producer
Sydne White Producer
Joanna McGuire Producer
Suzanne Mustacich Producer
Lisa Shaffer-Kirk Producer
Ann Hackett Producer
Rick Benavides Producer
Dan Elliot Producer
Tom Jennings Producer
Diane Glosson Producer
Edgar Sotomayor Producer
Jaime Hellman Producer
Mai-Li Nguyen Producer
Aliza Pollack Producer

Editors

Robert Lattanzio, Sean Dash, Motoshi Wakabayashi, Avi Fisher, Lou LaProcido, André Vaillancourt, Jason Steinberg, Brian Johnson, Tomiko, Julian Gomez, Jane McCord, Pamela Malouf, Jamie Pickell, Andrew Corwin, Andrew Thomas, Jan Leyssens, Steve Pomerantz, Matthew Tilley, Judd Fischer, Robert Potter, Joanne De Tora, Gary Reid, Matt Stevenson, Barney Robinson, Robbie Paramor, Michael W. Andrews, Kevin Browne, Shelly Stocking, R.L. Shontell, Glenn Takakjian, Sven Nilsson, Alexander B. Rubinow, Craig E. Serling, Scot J. Kelly, Bob Potter, Arthur Springer, Philip Wayne Tatler IV, David M. Friedman, Katie Smith, Manny Madla, Greg Clausen, Jim McNamee, Larry Frank, Chaz Shukat, Art Freed, Teki Cruickshank, Laurence Jacobs, Chris Hafner, Rick Moore, Keith Lucas, Michael Cardeiro, Ian Hutchinson, Andrea Bailey, Barbara Burst, Brad Mudgett, Leslie Atkins, Dave Whittle, Kevin Meehan, David Canady, Penny Lee, Steve Mellon, John Bininger, Jeff Stein, Brian Derby, Joey Barasch, Dan Wolfmeyer, Barry S. Silver, Margaret Moore, Lipo Ching, Gareth Johnson, Janet Swanson, Bernard Moss, Stephanie Hafner, Gretchen Morning, Skip Robinson, Jerry Decker, Kyle Yaskin, Nickolas Perry, Florence Vinger, Duane Tudahl, Mark S. Andrew, Jennifer Beman, K.L. Segal, Arek Hope, Jay Danner-McDonald, Kent Kitzman, Brandon Green, Patricia Sullivan, Brian Ross

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