Egypt is a BBC television drama serial about various archaeological discoveries taking place in that country's history, with the occasional 'flashback' scene involving actors portraying the ancient Egyptians themselves. The hour-long show originally aired on Sunday nights at 9 pm on BBC1 in 2005. The first two episodes explored the work of Howard Carter and his archaeological quest in Egypt in the early part of the twentieth century. The next two episodes focused on the eccentric explorer "The Great Belzoni", played by Matthew Kelly. The final two episodes dramatise the discovery and deciphering of the Rosetta Stone by Jean-François Champollion, who is played by Elliot Cowan.The music was recorded by the Warsaw Radio Orchestra and is featured on the CD Timeless Histories by Chappell music, produced by Clare Isaacs.Egypt (1998) has one or more episodes free on VUDU, and available for purchase on Prime Video. It's a documentary and drama show with 6 episodes over 1 season. Egypt (1998) is still airing with no announced date for the next episode or season. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8.
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5 episodes (83%) are available to watch free online (Vudu).
6 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $0.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).
Not available to stream on a subscription service.
Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.
Egypt (1998) has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8. The show is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.