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  • Format: Box set, PAL
  • Language: English
  • Subtitles: None
  • Dubbed: None
  • Subtitles For The Hearing Impaired: None
  • Audio Description: None
  • Region: Region 2 (This DVD may not be viewable outside Europe. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Number of discs: 3
  • Classification: Exempt
  • Studio: History Channel
  • DVD Release Date: 5 May 2008
  • Run Time: 480 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (32 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B0015FWNPE
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 55,236 in DVD & Blu-ray (See Top 100 in DVD & Blu-ray)

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The History Channel takes viewers in a thrilling, adrenaline pumping ride in this new, record breaking series. It's the most perilous road in the world, a strip of ice 350 miles long built on frozen lakes connecting mining outposts in Northern Canada with civilisation. 10,000 loads, some weighing as much as 19 tonnes, will travel over the ice in an urgent race to provide critical supplies to the camps before the road melts. Ice Road Truckers follows the competition and camaraderie of six truckers over a two month season on the ice road, as they brave white outs, thin ice and the deadly cold to perform one of the most dangerous jobs in the world. From the construction of this massive frozen highway to the risky final days when the road grows unreliable, Ice Road Truckers takes viewers on a thrilling ride.

Synopsis

The mines of northern Canada contain billions of dollars worth of gold and diamonds, but the only way to get supplies to those mines is a treacherous 350-mile-long road across frozen lakes--which don't always stay frozen. This electrifying documentary series dives into the dangerous, sometimes glorious, potentially fatal world of Ice Road Truckers--the men who, each season, drive their trucks across the temporary and tenuous ice roads that are constructed anew each year. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

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29 of 30 people found the following review helpful By Mr. K. Wheeler on 22 July 2008
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Having seen this series on TV a while back, I made sure that I purchased it when it came out on DVD. I wasn't disapointed. The transfer to DVD hasn't dulled the experience. The scenery is still amazing, the job the truckers do is even more so.

It follows the lives of 6 truckers over the course of 2 months, delivering various loads to the 3 diamond mines. The job these people do is inspiring. OK, they do it for a shed load of cash, but even so, taking a 20 tonne truck with a 50 tonne load onto 3 feet of ice is awe inspiring in anyones language.

There is an addition not shown on Channel 5, where the truckers are round a table discussing their experience. This was an added bonus, and answers some questions that you had when watching the dvd, but to stretch it to 2 episodes, and miss out the episode of the history of the ice road (shown on TV) I thought was a missed opportunity.

Overall, a must for anyones DVD collection.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By james Goudy on 4 Nov. 2013
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READY TO ROLL

Hugh Rowland sets off for Yellowknife with his fleet of four trucks known as the Polar Bear, Hugh is a 20 year veteran of the ice roads. His drivers include Rick yemm, a second year man on the ice and everyone's comic relief, Drew Sherwood and Todd White both rookies who are not whether they have what it takes in the world of ultimate trucking. But they're driving 1,400 miles north to find out.

When the temperature drops sufficiently and ice is thick enough, the big rigs get ready to roll. My favourite trucker as to no other than brilliant trucker Alex Debogorski, 26 year veteran and father of eleven children, and wonderful human being and give his is time too help others in trouble or indeed where would you be without this veteran and experienced trucker.
Finally T J Tilcox another rookie experiences the extreme dangers of the job on his first up the ice road conditions, He drives straight in a whiteout.

My favourite trucker is Alex Debogorski is always Good Samaritian and what would he is and helpers other truckers in trouble or stuck in the snow or ice road conditions wonderful samaritian and give me opportunity say Well Done Alex.
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13 of 15 people found the following review helpful By nickn5 on 4 Dec. 2008
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A very entertaining, instructive, informative and enjoyable DVD collection, which once you start watching you'll want to carry on until the end.
But just a word of caution to the cleverer people out there. You may quickly get very annoyed at the constant exaggeration and over-emphasis of things, obviously done to try and capture an American audience I suspect. For example, a truck clipping a car's 'fender' becomes a 'crash', a few drops of diesel leaked are an 'ecological disaster', and, well, you get the idea. Also irritating is the constant 'repeating in summary' of events you have only just watched, with the same footage being shown over and over.
If you can ignore this or live with it though, you will most certainly enjoy watching the whole series about a completely different way of life and way of earning money on the ice road in just 60 days.
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Mrs Marlena S Judd on 10 Dec. 2010
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My husband watched avidly this series on the tele, and I got this for him for Xmas. Suffice to say that it never got to be wrapped up!!!! He is watching it now. The perfect gift!!!
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By J. hayes on 5 Feb. 2010
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brill buy what a bargain just got season 2 as well, well done amarzon keep up the good work
Regards Jeff
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This TV- series is great. Tough job, big risks, big money. Interesting to watch winter trucking in hard conditions.Also you learn so much about driving and the trucks. I'm amazed to see how they drive diesel trucks in minus 50 degrees celsius. We sometimes have minus 30 degrees celsius here in Finland, and you worry how your diesel car will work. And its real people doing real job. No messing about, no playing. Have bought all the Ice Road Truckers- seasons and both Deadliest Roads- seasons from Amazon, except one.
Ice Road Truckers season 7 has been released on DVD in the USA in October. I do hope that it will be released in the UK soon so that we Europeans can enjoy watching it too. Can't wait.
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By jane on 26 Feb. 2011
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bought this dvd set for my husband who is a HUGE fan of ice road truckers, he has really enjoyed watching these dvds many times over. at a brill price too you cant go wrong buying these for any ice road truckers fan..
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I brought this for my Dad last Christmas. As a lover of cars, driving and documentary programmes; this was perfect. Defintely the cheapest i've seen this being sold for.
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