The Billion Dollar Wreck Hunt - Netflix

Odyssey Marine Exploration is a company that leads the way in deep-ocean shipwreck exploration, bringing to the surface submerged treasure that has been hidden beneath the waves for many years. This documentary series follows Odyssey Marine Exploration as it undertakes an audacious plan to locate three shipwrecks and recover their treasures in just four months. The ships on the company's radar include HMS Victory (not Nelson's flagship but its predecessor),the SS Mantola and the SS Gairsoppa, each holding millions of pounds worth of treasure and each demanding a different approach involving the use of powerful dissection tools capable of operating in extremely deep waters.

The Billion Dollar Wreck Hunt - Netflix

Type: Documentary

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 60 minutes

Premier: 2013-08-05

The Billion Dollar Wreck Hunt - List of treasure hunters - Netflix

A treasure hunter is a person who, as either a vocation or avocation, searches for sunken, buried, lost, or hidden treasure and other artifacts.

The Billion Dollar Wreck Hunt - Fictional - Netflix

Fictional characters include: Indiana Jones, a professor of archaeology and adventurer, and the protagonist of the Indiana Jones franchise of adventure films: Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), its prequel Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984), and its sequels Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989) and Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008). Jones is notable for his trademark bullwhip, fedora, leather jacket, and fear of snakes. Portrayed by Harrison Ford. Benjamin Franklin Gates, the protagonist of the National Treasure franchise of adventure films: National Treasure (2004) and its sequel National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007). Portrayed by Nicolas Cage. Dirk Pitt, a marine archeologist and protagonist of a series of books written by Clive Cussler. Portrayed by Matthew McConaughey in the film Sahara. Lara Croft, an archeologist and title character of the popular Tomb Raider series of games. Portrayed by Angelina Jolie in two movies based on the game franchise, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider and Lara Croft: Tomb Raider – The Cradle of Life. Nathan Drake, or “Nate”, the protagonist of the video game series Uncharted, which primarily consists of four games: Uncharted: Drake's Fortune, Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception, and Uncharted 4: A Thief's End. Wario, founder and boss of Warioware inc., Mario's rival and a treasure hunter and the main protagonist of Wario Land: Super Mario Land 3, Wario Land 2, Wario Land 3, Wario Land 4, Wario Land: Shake It!, Wario: Master of Disguise, and Wario World. Scrooge McDuck, uncle of Donald Duck and protagonist of Ducktales.

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