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Duration: 2 hours

Family adventure following historian Benjamin Franklin Gates, who is descended from a long line of treasure hunters seeking the lost treasure of the Founding Fathers.

Encouraged by a clue provided by his grandfather, and determined to stop a rival treasure hunter, Gates sets in motion a plan to steal the Declaration of Independence and learn the Founding Fathers' secrets.

But with his rival and the FBI in tow, stealing the Declaration is just the beginning...

Last on

Mon 5 May 2014 15:45 BBC One


Benjamin Franklin Gates
Nicolas Cage
Agent Sadusky
Harvey Keitel
Patrick Henry Gates
Jon Voight
Dr Abigail Chase
Diane Kruger
Riley Poole
Justin Bartha
Ian Howe
Sean Bean
David Dayan Fisher
John Adam Gates
Christopher Plummer
Oleg Taktarov
Stewart Finlay-McLennan
Agent Johnson
Mark Pellegrino
Agent Dawes
Annie Parisse
Jon Turteltaub
Oren Aviv
Jerry Bruckheimer
Ted Elliott
E. Max Frye
Lowell Ganz
Jim Kouf


  • Mon 25 May 2009 17:00 BBC HD

  • Mon 25 May 2009 17:00 BBC One Cambridgeshire, East, East Midlands, London, North West, Northern Ireland, South West, Yorks & Lincs, Yorkshire only

  • Sun 6 Sep 2009 19:00 BBC Three

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