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Continuing the mix of award-winning entertainment and in-depth educational features, the second volume is a nine-disc boxed set that includes eight chapters of the digitally remastered television series, plus over 25 all-new documentaries.
The new historical companion films are original works from the Lucasfilm documentary unit, headed by CBS News veteran David Schneider. They feature insights from scholars, historians and luminaries from a wide range of disciplines, bringing remarkable and fresh insight into The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones. Across the three volumes, over 90 documentaries include interviews with General Colin Powell, Henry Kissinger, Gloria Steinem, Martin Scorsese, Barbara Boxer, James Earl Jones, Hal David and Deepak Chopra, along with some of the nation's pre-eminent academics.
The feature-length episodes in this second volume star Sean Patrick Flanery (Boondock Saints, "The Dead Zone") in the role of Indy as Jones, posing as a Belgian named "Henri Defense" witness the World War I firsthand. Indy serves as a corporal in the hellish trenches of the Somme before transferring to French Intelligence, carrying out spy missions throughout Europe. The extraordinary cast of guest stars featured in this volume includes Christopher Lee, Catherine Zeta-Jones, and Daniel Craig. During its network-television run, critics described the series as intelligent, daring, well written, irreverent, and unprecedented in scope and production values.