An Airman's 70-Year Wait for his Silver Star

Part Two: Captured

American Heroes Channel TV Schedule

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Wednesday October 1

9:00 PM

120 min.

Ten Commandments of the Mafia

TV-14 CC

In 2007 Italian police discover a secret Mafia code of conduct. Now for the first time former Mobsters reveal what those rules are, how they work; and what happened when the Mob began to question the 'Ten Commandments of the Mafia'.
 

11:00 PM

60 min.

Mafia's Greatest Hits

John Gotti

TV-PG CC

The story of ambitious American mobster John Gotti, who became the boss of the Gambino family by ordering the death of the group's former head. He earned the nickname `Teflon Don' after three acquittals.
 

Thursday October 2

12:00 AM

120 min.

Ten Commandments of the Mafia

TV-14 CC

In 2007 Italian police discover a secret Mafia code of conduct. Now for the first time former Mobsters reveal what those rules are, how they work; and what happened when the Mob began to question the 'Ten Commandments of the Mafia'.
 

2:00 AM

60 min.

Mafia's Greatest Hits

Joe Colombo

TV-PG CC

The story of mobster Joe Colombo, whose love of fame and money was matched by his determination to campaign against Italian-American harassment in the 1970s.
 

3:00 AM

60 min.

Mafia's Greatest Hits

Lucky Luciano

TV-PG CC

The story of crime boss Charlie `Lucky' Luciano, who used his Mafia connections to help the US government during the Second World War in return for his parole.
 

4:00 AM

60 min.

Mafia's Greatest Hits

Joe Valachi

TV-PG CC

The story of hitman Joe Valachi, the first Mafia member to break the code of silence and turn public informer.
 

5:00 AM

60 min.

Mafia's Greatest Hits

The Mafia's Banker

TV-PG CC

A close associate of longtime Teamsters President Jimmy Hoffa and associated with the Chicago Outfit, Alan Dorfman embezzled millions for the mob and himself until he was violently murdered in 1983.
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

Mafia vs. KKK

TV-PG CC

The amazing story of the hidden war between two of the United States most violent groups, the Mafia and the Ku Klux Klan.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

Hollywood vs. Commies

TV-PG CC

The amazing story of how Hollywood took on Communism and played a key role in winning the Cold War.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

Nazis vs. Aliens

TV-PG CC

The incredible story of how Nazi scientists and UFO’s combined to create technology that changed the world.
 

9:00 AM

60 min.

Nazis: The Occult Conspiracy

TV-PG CC

The Third Reich's use of the occult to win World War II is examined. The Nazis used the mystical arts to make battle decisions, train SS officers, indoctrinate the German public, and to influence the Allies.
 

10:00 AM

60 min.

Nazi Collaborators

Hitler's Patsy

TV-PG CC

The untold story of the self-proclaimed Norweigan fueher, a delusional collaborator whoe loyalty paves the way for a quick political rise, and who incompetence leads to a hard and much faster fall.
 

11:00 AM

60 min.

Nazi Collaborators

Hitler's Killer Police

TV-14 CC

The untold story of sadistic collaborators who volunteer for Hitler's death squads, and undertake Hitler's dirtiest work in Russia.
 

12:00 PM

60 min.

Hitler's Bodyguard

The Wolf's Lair

TV-PG CC

Hitler's most famous headquarters, the Wolfschanze or 'Wolf's Lair', was near Rastenburg deep in the forests of East Prussia. From here Hitler directed the titanic campaign against the Soviet Union.
 

1:00 PM

60 min.

Hitler's Bodyguard

The Bunker Plot

TV-PG CC

By early 1945, Hitler was held up in his bunker deep beneath the Reichschancellery as the Red Army surrounded Berlin. His colleagues and officers plot to either kill Hilter or escape the bunker and negotiate with the Allies.
 

2:00 PM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

The Corpse That Fooled the Axis

TV-PG CC

Little did the German's know that the body they discovered on the coast of Spain in 1943 was part of one of the most elaborate hoaxes of World War II.
 

3:00 PM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

Secrets of the Battle of the Bulge

TV-PG CC

In 1944, as Hitler faced defeat, he tried one last gamble of an offensive on the Western Front. The result was the 'Battle of the Bulge'. But the Germans didn't know that the Allies were decoding thier radio messages.
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

When Hitler Invaded America

TV-PG CC

In June 1942 two German U-Boats landed secret agents on Long Island and at Jacksonville, Florida. Their aim was sabotage . . . but their methods left a lot to be desired.
 

5:00 PM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

What Really Happened to Rommel

TV-PG CC

He was nicknamed the 'Desert Fox', and highly decorated by Hitler. But Rommel did not sympathize with the Nazi party and may have been involved in the plot to kill Hitler. Did the legendary German General commit suicide, or was he murdered?
 

6:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

The Gathering Storm

TV-PG CC

On September 1st 1939, the most destructive war the world has ever known began as German troops invaded Poland. By the time it ended six years later, more than 70 million people would be killed and whole continents devastated.
 

7:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Lightning War

TV-PG CC

Hitler's armed forces took just four weeks to conquer Poland. Their opponent was not only outnumbered both in men and weapons, but facing a new type of warfare - Lightning War or Blitzkrieg - for which it was totally unprepared.
 

8:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Britain at Bay

TV-PG CC

By the end of June 1940, Hitler was victorious in western Europe. Nazi Germany now controlled Denmark, Norway, the Netherlands, Belgium and France. Only Britain remained defiant. But the Fuehrer was certain that it could not hold out for long.
 

9:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Hitler Strikes East

TV-PG CC

By the autumn of 1940, Hitler's forces were supreme in Western Europe. Britain remained undefeated but the country was isolated and Hitler no longer considered it a threat. The Fuhrer was ready for his greatest gamble - Operation Barbarossa.
 

10:00 PM

60 min.

WWII's Greatest Raids

Mountain Massacre

TV-PG CC

The Black Devils, a joint US-Canadian elite mountain warfare unit, are about to go into action. They must mount a do-or-die night-time assault up a treacherous mountain, in extreme weather, to take on heavily-entrenched battle hardened German defenses.
 

11:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Britain at Bay

TV-PG CC

By the end of June 1940, Hitler was victorious in western Europe. Nazi Germany now controlled Denmark, Norway, the Netherlands, Belgium and France. Only Britain remained defiant. But the Fuehrer was certain that it could not hold out for long.
 

Friday October 3

12:00 AM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Hitler Strikes East

TV-PG CC

By the autumn of 1940, Hitler's forces were supreme in Western Europe. Britain remained undefeated but the country was isolated and Hitler no longer considered it a threat. The Fuhrer was ready for his greatest gamble - Operation Barbarossa.
 

1:00 AM

60 min.

WWII's Greatest Raids

Mountain Massacre

TV-PG CC

The Black Devils, a joint US-Canadian elite mountain warfare unit, are about to go into action. They must mount a do-or-die night-time assault up a treacherous mountain, in extreme weather, to take on heavily-entrenched battle hardened German defenses.
 

2:00 AM

60 min.

World War II in Color

The Gathering Storm

TV-PG CC

On September 1st 1939, the most destructive war the world has ever known began as German troops invaded Poland. By the time it ended six years later, more than 70 million people would be killed and whole continents devastated.
 

3:00 AM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Lightning War

TV-PG CC

Hitler's armed forces took just four weeks to conquer Poland. Their opponent was not only outnumbered both in men and weapons, but facing a new type of warfare - Lightning War or Blitzkrieg - for which it was totally unprepared.
 

4:00 AM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

What Really Happened to Rommel

TV-PG CC

He was nicknamed the 'Desert Fox', and highly decorated by Hitler. But Rommel did not sympathize with the Nazi party and may have been involved in the plot to kill Hitler. Did the legendary German General commit suicide, or was he murdered?
 

5:00 AM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

When Hitler Invaded America

TV-PG CC

In June 1942 two German U-Boats landed secret agents on Long Island and at Jacksonville, Florida. Their aim was sabotage . . . but their methods left a lot to be desired.
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

The Minehunters

TV-PG CC

One of the most feared weapons of World War II was the mine. Some were laid by ship and submarine, others by aircraft. Of all of these the most lethal was the magnetic mine, and the race to counter it was one of the most crucial of the war.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

Human Torpedoes

TV-PG CC

In 1941, four Italian frogmen used their two-man underwater 'chariots' to place explosive charges on two British battleships in Alexandria Harbor. They were the first of many brave men to use these unconventional weapons.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

Top Secret Weapons Revealed

Secret Weapons of D-Day

TV-PG CC

Summer, 1944. D-Day. The allies are on the verge of the greatest amphibious assault in history. But it means overcoming Hitler’s deadly defences. Using ingenuity and engineering prowess they create some of the most extraordinary weapons ever seen.
 

9:00 AM

60 min.

Top Secret Weapons Revealed

Nazi War Machines

TV-PG CC

From a Super Gun to a Mega Tank, from Rocket power to a flying wing - these are the revolutionary weapons Adolf Hitler believes will win him the Second World War.
 

10:00 AM

60 min.

World at War

Barbarossa

TV-PG CC

Hitler at last turns his tanks towards Russia. After a succession of devastating victories, the Germans delay fatally, and the fierce Russian winter takes a grip . . .
 

11:00 AM

60 min.

World at War

Banzai

TV-PG CC

The Japanese, at war since 1931 on the Chinese mainland, hope for easy victories over the British and Dutch. And then, on December 7th 1941, the infamous attack on Pearl Harbor changes everything.
 

12:00 PM

60 min.

World at War

On Our Way

TV-PG CC

Neutral America is divided as war starts, but after France falls, support for the British grows. After Pearl Harbor, America is at war with Japan, but not with Hitler. When Hitler declares war on America, Roosevelt is relieved of a difficult decision.
 

1:00 PM

60 min.

World at War

Desert

TV-PG CC

The war in North Africa takes nearly 3 years to resolve. The fighting and refighting takes place over the same 600 miles of desert. Montgomery's celebrated Desert Rats face off against Rommel's Africa Corps.
 

2:00 PM

60 min.

Greatest Tank Battles

The Battle of France

TV-PG CC

At the outset of WWII, the Germans pioneered a new form of mobile armored warfare. This is the story of how the Nazi's unleashed the blitzkrieg on Western Europe as thousands of Panzer tanks raced across rugged terrain and crushed Allied defenses.
 

3:00 PM

60 min.

Greatest Tank Battles

The Battle of Italy

TV-PG CC

In 1943, tanks of the Canadian Armored Corps make their combat debut on the European mainland. This is the story of the Canadian tankers who fight their way up the Italian peninsula in the push to liberate Rome from Nazi occupation.
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

Nazis: Evolution of Evil

Preparing for War

TV-14 CC

In November 1937, Adolph Hitler summons his generals and unveils his military plans. Germany will annex Austria and the German speaking lands in Czechoslovakia, the Sudetenland, as soon as possible. The war is only just beginning.
 

5:00 PM

60 min.

Nazis: Evolution of Evil

Hitler's Biggest Blunder

TV-14 CC

Spring 1941. Adolph Hitler is at the height of his power. He’s conquered most of Europe; in Germany he’s a national hero. Yet the war is about to change and the German people will soon discover that what they’re being told is full of lies.
 

6:00 PM

60 min.

Nazis: Evolution of Evil

The Final Solution

TV-14 CC

This is the story of how Hitler and the Nazis groomed the German nation, making them complicit in the worst genocide in human history, the slaughter of some 6 million Jews.
 

7:00 PM

60 min.

Hitler's Jurassic Zoo

TV-PG CC

As part of their dream to create an empire that would last for thousands of years, the Nazis attempt to bring extinct animals back to life, for release into hunting parks fit for the Aryan people.
 

8:00 PM

60 min.

Myth Hunters (Season 2)

The Nazi Hunt for Atlantis

TV-PG CC

An ambitious young scientist is sent on a quest by Himmler to find the lost people of Atlantis; it becomes an expedition filled with mountain madness, lost integrity and political intrigue.
 

9:00 PM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

The Lost Sword of the Samurai

TV-PG CC

The Honjo Masamune is the greatest Japanese sword ever made. Since the 13th century, it's passed down from generation to generation, becoming a Japanese national treasure. But its disappearance after WWII sparks a worldwide search for the famous sword
 

10:00 PM

60 min.

Ancient Assassins

The 47 Ronin

TV-PG

Its 1703, the Shogun is plunged into controversy when Samurai prince, Asano Naganori, loses his temper and attacks a senior official. This is the story of how Asano’s followers, the 47 Ronin, braved Japan and mounted the perfect Black Op.
 

11:00 PM

60 min.

Myth Hunters (Season 2)

The Nazi Hunt for Atlantis

TV-PG CC

An ambitious young scientist is sent on a quest by Himmler to find the lost people of Atlantis; it becomes an expedition filled with mountain madness, lost integrity and political intrigue.
 

Saturday October 4

12:00 AM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

The Lost Sword of the Samurai

TV-PG CC

The Honjo Masamune is the greatest Japanese sword ever made. Since the 13th century, it's passed down from generation to generation, becoming a Japanese national treasure. But its disappearance after WWII sparks a worldwide search for the famous sword
 

1:00 AM

60 min.

Ancient Assassins

The 47 Ronin

TV-PG

Its 1703, the Shogun is plunged into controversy when Samurai prince, Asano Naganori, loses his temper and attacks a senior official. This is the story of how Asano’s followers, the 47 Ronin, braved Japan and mounted the perfect Black Op.
 

2:00 AM

60 min.

Hitler's Jurassic Zoo

TV-PG CC

As part of their dream to create an empire that would last for thousands of years, the Nazis attempt to bring extinct animals back to life, for release into hunting parks fit for the Aryan people.
 

3:00 AM

60 min.

Nazis: Evolution of Evil

Preparing for War

TV-14 CC

In November 1937, Adolph Hitler summons his generals and unveils his military plans. Germany will annex Austria and the German speaking lands in Czechoslovakia, the Sudetenland, as soon as possible. The war is only just beginning.
 

4:00 AM

60 min.

Nazis: Evolution of Evil

Hitler's Biggest Blunder

TV-14 CC

Spring 1941. Adolph Hitler is at the height of his power. He’s conquered most of Europe; in Germany he’s a national hero. Yet the war is about to change and the German people will soon discover that what they’re being told is full of lies.
 

5:00 AM

60 min.

Nazis: Evolution of Evil

The Final Solution

TV-14 CC

This is the story of how Hitler and the Nazis groomed the German nation, making them complicit in the worst genocide in human history, the slaughter of some 6 million Jews.
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

Color of War

D-Day

TV-PG CC

Using personal letters and diaries, D-Day revisits the events of those decisive yet perilous days and reflects on the private triumphs and personal tragedies that proved crucial to the outcome of World War II.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

Color of War

Adolf Hitler

TV-PG CC

Telling the story of the rise and fall of a man who, as the Nazi Fuhrer, devastated the lives of countless numbers of people around the world and brought death and suffering to millions.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

Color of War

Victory in Europe

TV-PG CC

With original radio announcements, speeches and color newsreels of the time, witness what it was like as a generation united in relief after six years of suffering and endurance came to an end.
 

9:00 AM

60 min.

Apocalypse: WWI

Fury

TV-PG CC

1914. Kings rule over the people of Europe. With ultimate power, they lead their nations to war. But in a new era, war threatens to wipe empires off the face of the earth. This is the beginning, of the Apocalypse.
 

10:00 AM

60 min.

Apocalypse: WWI

Fear

TV-PG CC

The war was to be short and glorious. But fear spreads as Germany marches towards Paris. While the generals refuse to change their tactics, men are being killed on an unprecedented scale. An entire generation could be lost and yet the war goes on.
 

11:00 AM

60 min.

Apocalypse: WWI

Hell

TV-PG CC

War descends into hell. The battlefield becomes a slaughterhouse. After 16 months of fighting, five million men are dead. Despite this, neither side has gained any ground until a new and terrifying machine rolls onto the battlefield… the Tank.
 

12:00 PM

60 min.

Apocalypse: WWI

Rage

TV-PG CC

Russia 1917. Tsar Nicholas II is the first Emperor to fall as a result of the war. Will the Russian revolution mean an end to their involvement? A new German offensive could pull the United States into the conflict and fuel the flames of war.
 

1:00 PM

60 min.

Apocalypse: WWI

Deliverance

TV-PG CC

1917. The world is at war. Nations stand on the brink of extinction as millions of men have been lost. The great empires teeter and begin to fall. As the overwhelming numbers of the U.S. Army and its allies brings Germany to its knees, the end is near.
 

2:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Britain at Bay

TV-PG CC

By the end of June 1940, Hitler was victorious in western Europe. Nazi Germany now controlled Denmark, Norway, the Netherlands, Belgium and France. Only Britain remained defiant. But the Fuehrer was certain that it could not hold out for long.
 

3:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Hitler Strikes East

TV-PG CC

By the autumn of 1940, Hitler's forces were supreme in Western Europe. Britain remained undefeated but the country was isolated and Hitler no longer considered it a threat. The Fuhrer was ready for his greatest gamble - Operation Barbarossa.
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Red Sun Rampant

TV-PG CC

On December 7th 1941, WWII changed dramatically as Japanese planes swooped in for a surprise attack on the U.S. Pacific Fleet in Pearl Harbor. A conflict that had been fought almost entirely in Europe was now to be fought worldwide.
 

5:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

The Mediterranean and North Africa

TV-PG CC

Italy's dictator Benito Mussolini dreamt of recreating the Roman Empire. The Mediterranean would become Italy's lake with a great new colonial empire on its southern shore including British-controlled Egypt and Sudan.
 

6:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Turning the Tide

TV-PG CC

As WWII erupted, there was a race to develop new weapons and ways to wage war. Both the Allies and the Germans were searching for something that would give them a knockout blow and bring the war to a quick end.
 

7:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

The Soviet Steamroller

TV-PG CC

By mid-1943, Hitler was on the run. The reality of a war on two fronts had caught up with him. In the West an Allied assault on Italy threatened his southern flank. In the East, exhausted German troops were fighting against the Soviet military machine.
 

8:00 PM

60 min.

WWII's Greatest Raids

Rangers Lead The Way

TV-PG CC

US Army Rangers spearhead the biggest amphibious landing in history - the allied Invasion of France. They must conquer vertical cliffs before taking on the determined enemy. Then destroy the guns that threaten to blow the Allied fleet out of the water.
 

9:00 PM

60 min.

WWII's Greatest Raids

Commando Do or Die

TV-PG CC

British commandos attempt a head-on amphibious assault against a heavily-defended enemy port. Their mission: to take out the dock facilities of St.Nazaire, before they become a base for Germany's biggest battleship.
 

10:00 PM

60 min.

WWII's Greatest Raids

Strike from the Sky

TV-PG

British light infantry must crash land by glider in Northern France then take and hold two key bridges in the hands of a heavily armed enemy.
 

11:00 PM

60 min.

WWII's Greatest Raids

Rangers Lead The Way

TV-PG CC

US Army Rangers spearhead the biggest amphibious landing in history - the allied Invasion of France. They must conquer vertical cliffs before taking on the determined enemy. Then destroy the guns that threaten to blow the Allied fleet out of the water.
 

Sunday October 5

12:00 AM

60 min.

WWII's Greatest Raids

Commando Do or Die

TV-PG CC

British commandos attempt a head-on amphibious assault against a heavily-defended enemy port. Their mission: to take out the dock facilities of St.Nazaire, before they become a base for Germany's biggest battleship.
 

1:00 AM

60 min.

WWII's Greatest Raids

Strike from the Sky

TV-PG

British light infantry must crash land by glider in Northern France then take and hold two key bridges in the hands of a heavily armed enemy.
 

2:00 AM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Red Sun Rampant

TV-PG CC

On December 7th 1941, WWII changed dramatically as Japanese planes swooped in for a surprise attack on the U.S. Pacific Fleet in Pearl Harbor. A conflict that had been fought almost entirely in Europe was now to be fought worldwide.
 

3:00 AM

60 min.

World War II in Color

The Mediterranean and North Africa

TV-PG CC

Italy's dictator Benito Mussolini dreamt of recreating the Roman Empire. The Mediterranean would become Italy's lake with a great new colonial empire on its southern shore including British-controlled Egypt and Sudan.
 

4:00 AM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Turning the Tide

TV-PG CC

As WWII erupted, there was a race to develop new weapons and ways to wage war. Both the Allies and the Germans were searching for something that would give them a knockout blow and bring the war to a quick end.
 

5:00 AM

60 min.

World War II in Color

The Soviet Steamroller

TV-PG CC

By mid-1943, Hitler was on the run. The reality of a war on two fronts had caught up with him. In the West an Allied assault on Italy threatened his southern flank. In the East, exhausted German troops were fighting against the Soviet military machine.
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

Devil's Island

TV-G CC

Explore the relentless terrain of this island prison, known as Hell on Earth. Three islands off the South American coast housed over 80,000 prisoners serving life sentences. The last surviving prisoner recounts the twisted tales of prison life.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

Pyramid of Doom, The: An Ancient Murder Mystery

TV-G CC

Excavations at an ancient pyramid in Peru reveal some 70 skeletons grotesquely splayed across a mud plaza in positions of sudden, violent death. An archaeological team reveals a dark side of one of antiquity's most brilliant civilizations.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

The Curse of Tutankhamun

TV-G CC

When a team of British archaeologists opened the seal of King Tut's tomb in 1923, they revealed the teenage ruler's vast treasure, but also unleashed a protective spell. The mysterious and untimely deaths of those who opened the tomb support this legend.
 

9:00 AM

60 min.

Egypt's New Tomb Revealed

TV-PG CC

A new tomb is found in Egypt's Valley of the Kings, with 28 jars and 7 coffins and only Discovery is inside. What lies sealed inside the jars? Are there mummies in the coffins? And, if so, are they tied to King Tut's tomb? The answer may change history...
 

10:00 AM

60 min.

Cleopatra's Palace: In Search of a Legend

TV-G CC

The majesty of Alexandria -- Cleopatra's royal city -- lives on in the underwater ruins discovered in 1998. Underwater explorers journey into the sunken chambers of where Cleopatra once walked and held supreme power over men and nations.
 

11:00 AM

60 min.

Mysteries of Asia

The Lost Temples of India

TV-G CC

The center of Indian culture and religion, the temples of southern India provide a inside look at the Indian civilization that is largely unknown to western tourists.
 

12:00 PM

60 min.

Mysteries of Asia

Secrets of the Great Wall

TV-G CC

The story of the Great Wall of China is the story of emperors who built it, the guardsmen who manned its outposts, and the Chinese people who were imprisoned by it.
 

1:00 PM

60 min.

Mysteries of Asia

Jewels in the Jungle

TV-G CC

The ruins of Angkor, deep in the jungle, reveal a vast civilization built by the ancestors of the Khmer people that, once discovered, created more questions than answers.
 

2:00 PM

60 min.

Mystery of the Lost Catacombs

TV-PG CC

Beneath the Vatican, scientists have uncovered thousands of ancient Roman skeletons in a mysterious catacomb. It's the ultimate cold-case: who are these people and why were they buried here, piled high in a series of secret chambers?
 

3:00 PM

60 min.

Unwrapping the Shroud: New Evidence

TV-PG CC

The Shroud of Turin was believed to be the burial cloth of Jesus. But in 1988, radiocarbon dating concluded it was a medieval hoax. New scientific evidence poses the first substantive challenge-reopening debate about the Shroud's authenticity.
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

The Bible's Greatest Secrets

Herod and the Bethlehem Massacre

TV-PG CC

King Herod is remembered as the evil King who brutally massacred the children of Bethlehem, trying to kill the newborn Jesus and his name has been reviled ever since. But is the story true?
 

5:00 PM

60 min.

The Bible's Greatest Secrets

The Battle of Jericho

TV-PG CC

Travel back three thousand years in time to watch these momentous events come to life. Military analysts, acoustical engineers, audio experts and seismologists reveal that the story of the Battle of Jericho is remarkably credible.
 

6:00 PM

60 min.

The Bible's Greatest Secrets

David vs. Goliath

TV-PG CC

He was the shepherd boy who became a King: David, the celebrated founder of modern Israel. But now historians and archaeologists are stripping away centuries of mythmaking about this Biblical hero. Who was the real David?
 

7:00 PM

60 min.

The Bible's Greatest Secrets

Revelation: Visions of Armageddon

TV-PG CC

The visions of Armageddon, the Beast and the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse contained within the Book of Revelation have captivated and terrified Christians for 2000 years. And one of the greatest riddles of all –the date for the end of the world.
 

8:00 PM

60 min.

Biblical Mysteries Explained

Lost Gospels

TV-G CC

Biblical Mysteries Explained examines the lost books of the Bible. We'll travel from the desert of Egypt to the labs of the Smithsonian Institution to uncover the secrets of the banned gospels of Mary Magdalene, Peter the Apostle, and Judas Iscariot.
 

9:00 PM

60 min.

Biblical Mysteries Explained

Sodom and Gomorrah

TV-PG CC

Biblical Mysteries Explained examines the tale of Sodom and Gomorrah. Could their destruction be linked to evidence of an ancient asteroid strike?
 

10:00 PM

60 min.

Biblical Mysteries Explained

Exodus

TV-G CC

Biblical Mysteries Explained examines the Exodus. Is there any truth to this tale of plagues, parting of the Red Sea, and a man named Moses? New scientific theories will be examined that support the extraordinary tale of Exodus.
 

11:00 PM

60 min.

Biblical Mysteries Explained

Lost Gospels

TV-G CC

Biblical Mysteries Explained examines the lost books of the Bible. We'll travel from the desert of Egypt to the labs of the Smithsonian Institution to uncover the secrets of the banned gospels of Mary Magdalene, Peter the Apostle, and Judas Iscariot.
 

Monday October 6

12:00 AM

60 min.

Biblical Mysteries Explained

Sodom and Gomorrah

TV-PG CC

Biblical Mysteries Explained examines the tale of Sodom and Gomorrah. Could their destruction be linked to evidence of an ancient asteroid strike?
 

1:00 AM

60 min.

Biblical Mysteries Explained

Exodus

TV-G CC

Biblical Mysteries Explained examines the Exodus. Is there any truth to this tale of plagues, parting of the Red Sea, and a man named Moses? New scientific theories will be examined that support the extraordinary tale of Exodus.
 

2:00 AM

60 min.

The Bible's Greatest Secrets

Revelation: Visions of Armageddon

TV-PG CC

The visions of Armageddon, the Beast and the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse contained within the Book of Revelation have captivated and terrified Christians for 2000 years. And one of the greatest riddles of all –the date for the end of the world.
 

3:00 AM

60 min.

The Bible's Greatest Secrets

David vs. Goliath

TV-PG CC

He was the shepherd boy who became a King: David, the celebrated founder of modern Israel. But now historians and archaeologists are stripping away centuries of mythmaking about this Biblical hero. Who was the real David?
 

4:00 AM

60 min.

The Bible's Greatest Secrets

The Battle of Jericho

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Travel back three thousand years in time to watch these momentous events come to life. Military analysts, acoustical engineers, audio experts and seismologists reveal that the story of the Battle of Jericho is remarkably credible.
 

5:00 AM

60 min.

The Bible's Greatest Secrets

Herod and the Bethlehem Massacre

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King Herod is remembered as the evil King who brutally massacred the children of Bethlehem, trying to kill the newborn Jesus and his name has been reviled ever since. But is the story true?
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

The Hunt for the Book of Spells

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The Book of Thoth, a five thousand year old book of magic and wisdom. It’s said to have inspired early Freemasons, to provide the wisdom behind the Tarot and to have stimulated 1960s hippes. Yet no one has ever found the orginal text.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

The Search for the Crystal Skulls

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Legend says that one day 13 crystal skulls will come together as one to solve the great mysteries of life. There is one in London, in Paris, and in Washington DC. Modern science can now reveal the shocking truth behind these crystal skulls.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

Dark Fellowships: The Vril

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Dark Fellowships attempts to uncover the truth about some of the most renowned and feared organizations on the planet. In Dark Fellowships: the Vril, meet members that allegedly included many leaders of the Nazi Party, even Hitler himself.
 

9:00 AM

60 min.

Inside the Mind of Adolf Hitler

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Forensic experts probe the twisted mind of Adolf Hitler to uncover his darkest secrets and to find out what drove him to such mad ends.
 

10:00 AM

60 min.

World at War

Stalingrad

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Hitler's early successes in Russia make him reckless and he resolves to capture Stalingrad. The battle lasts six months, but it's the Russians who emerge as the victors. Hitler's forces never recover from the devastating loss.
 

11:00 AM

60 min.

World at War

Wolf Pack

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In a war of high technology and animal courage, the German U-boats fight allied merchantmen, hounding team in packs. A German victory at sea is crucial for the Reich and could drive Britain from the War.
 

12:00 PM

60 min.

World at War

Red Star

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For two years, the Soviet Army fights the Germans almost entirely on their own. After some of the greatest land battles in history, the nation survives and triumphs, but suffers the loss of over 20 million of its people.
 

1:00 PM

60 min.

World at War

Whirlwind

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British bomber command is unable to hit precise targets and begin bombing German cities by night. The Americans reinforce the attacks by day. These combined forces reap a whirlwind of terror that will kill German civilians and destroy German morale.
 

2:00 PM

60 min.

Nazi Collaborators

Traitor in Chief

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The untold story of the French prime minister who would turn on the nation, pledge his allegiance to the Nazis, and ultimately, pay the price for his treachery.
 

3:00 PM

60 min.

Nazi Collaborators

The Great Deceivers

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The untold story of the collaborator who use the Nazis for their own ends, only to turn on Hitler in his time of greatest need.
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

Home Run From Colditz

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The Germans said it was impregnable, but the confines of Colditz inspired some of the most legendary escapes of all time.
 

5:00 PM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

How Germany was Bombed to Defeat

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One thousand bomber raids were flown by the U.S. Air Force by day and Britain's RAF by night. The result was a firestorm that destroyed German cities, industry and communications. These raids involved unyielding bravery and the use of secret technology.
 

6:00 PM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

Destroy the German Oil Fields

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Amazing new footage has become available showing the raid by the U.S. Air Force against Ploesti oil fields in Romania that supplied 60 percent of Hitler's oil in 1943.
 

7:00 PM

60 min.

Nazi Hunters

Hunting the Nazi Rocket Scientists

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German rocket scientists guided the US space program to the moon, but behind their achievements, many concealed dark secrets, buried in their Nazi past.
 

8:00 PM

60 min.

Nazi Hunters

Who Killed Heinrich Himmler?

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Heinrich Himmler was a street fighter who took control of one of Hitler's most feared terror machines - the 'Einsatzgruppen' tasked with depopulating Eastern Europe and Russia so that 'pure' Germans could take their place.
 

9:00 PM

60 min.

Nazi Hunters

Peiper - The Murderer of Malmedy

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During the Battle of the Bulge, US troops surrender to an SS battalion, infamous for atrocities. Their mangled remains reveal a brutal war crime, and point the way to the cold-blooded killers.
 

10:00 PM

60 min.

Nazi Hunters

Hunting Adolf Eichmann

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Adolf Eichmann was the SS officer charged with the Final Solution, the man charged with transporting the Jews to the Nazi extermination camps. This he did with zeal and efficiency.
 

11:00 PM

60 min.

Nazi Hunters

Who Killed Heinrich Himmler?

TV-14 CC

Heinrich Himmler was a street fighter who took control of one of Hitler's most feared terror machines - the 'Einsatzgruppen' tasked with depopulating Eastern Europe and Russia so that 'pure' Germans could take their place.
 

Tuesday October 7

12:00 AM

60 min.

Nazi Hunters

Peiper - The Murderer of Malmedy

TV-14 CC

During the Battle of the Bulge, US troops surrender to an SS battalion, infamous for atrocities. Their mangled remains reveal a brutal war crime, and point the way to the cold-blooded killers.
 

1:00 AM

60 min.

Nazi Hunters

Hunting Adolf Eichmann

TV-14 CC

Adolf Eichmann was the SS officer charged with the Final Solution, the man charged with transporting the Jews to the Nazi extermination camps. This he did with zeal and efficiency.
 

2:00 AM

60 min.

Nazi Hunters

Hunting the Nazi Rocket Scientists

TV-14 CC

German rocket scientists guided the US space program to the moon, but behind their achievements, many concealed dark secrets, buried in their Nazi past.
 

3:00 AM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

Destroy the German Oil Fields

TV-PG CC

Amazing new footage has become available showing the raid by the U.S. Air Force against Ploesti oil fields in Romania that supplied 60 percent of Hitler's oil in 1943.
 

4:00 AM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

How Germany was Bombed to Defeat

TV-PG CC

One thousand bomber raids were flown by the U.S. Air Force by day and Britain's RAF by night. The result was a firestorm that destroyed German cities, industry and communications. These raids involved unyielding bravery and the use of secret technology.
 

5:00 AM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

Home Run From Colditz

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The Germans said it was impregnable, but the confines of Colditz inspired some of the most legendary escapes of all time.
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

The Revolutionary War

Rebels and Redcoats

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With the British government two months away by sea, the American colonies operated with great freedom. But the imposition of a tax on the colonies sparked protests that escalated into revolution.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

The Revolutionary War

Independence

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Under the leadership of George Washington, the American Army had early success driving the British from Boston. But as the war progressed the Americans met with resounding defeat in New York.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

The Revolutionary War

Misfortunes of War

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The British plan for the summer of 1777 was to cut New England off from her less rebellious neighbors. American success in thwarting this strategy convinced France and Spain to back the rebels.
 

9:00 AM

60 min.

The Revolutionary War

A War Without End

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The years 1778 and 1779 featured profiteering on the homefront, the growth of the American Navy, and Spain's entrance into the French-American alliance.
 

10:00 AM

60 min.

The Revolutionary War

The Dark Days

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The young nation faced trying times in 1780, as the British invaded the South, Savannah fell to the British, Benedict Arnold committed treason, and civilians experienced great hardships.
 

11:00 AM

60 min.

The Revolutionary War

A Harvest of Victory

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The United States struggled to form itself in the years from 1781 to 1783, as Congress pacified mutineers with cannons, Congress signed the Articles of Confederation, and Washington kept the Army together.
 

12:00 PM

60 min.

Dungeons of Alcatraz

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Discover the hidden passageways, secret rooms and underground cells designed to break down the most violent of offenders at Alcatraz. Surviving prisoners describe the notorious, steel-cold "isolation units" that nearly drove them mad.
 

1:00 PM

60 min.

Real Gangs of New York

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Go beyond the movie to uncover the hardship, political corruption and brutal gang wars of antebellum New York. Based on the book by Herbert Asbury, "Gangs of New York" paints a gritty picture of New York's Five Points area in the early 19th century.
 

2:00 PM

60 min.

Gettysburg: The Battle That Changed America

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The Battle of Gettysburg is the most important event in American history since the Declaration of Independence. See how close the South came to winning the battle - and almost changing history.
 

3:00 PM

60 min.

Wild West's Most Wanted

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Go beyond the Wanted posters. From Jesse James to Butch Cassidy, outlaws of the West have been immortalized in American mythology. Admired for their passion and lawlessness, these glorified masters of the quick draw were murderers, thieves and thugs.
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

Gunslingers

Tom Horn - Grim Reaper of the Rockies

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As the Wild West becomes settled, this mysterious hit man kills for men who want to preserve the old order – where violence rules all. But the law isn’t giving in this time.
 

5:00 PM

60 min.

Gunslingers

John Wesley Hardin - The Dark Heart of Texas

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In the turbulent aftermath of the Civil War, a volatile gunman wages a bloody crusade against anyone who stands between himself and his notions of freedom.
 

6:00 PM

60 min.

Gunslingers

Jesse James - The South's Last Rebel

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From the ashes of the Confederacy rises a bold rebel outlaw determined to get rich... and get even. Jesse James is seen by many as a modern day Robin Hood – a Southern gentlemen avenging the efforts of Northern businessmen to exploit his territory.
 

7:00 PM

60 min.

Gunslingers

Billy the Kid - The Phantom of Lincoln County

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On a bloodstained frontier where corruption is king, an unlikely hero becomes a crusader for justice... and revenge. By the time of his death at the age of 21, everyone in the country had heard of Billy the Kid.
 

8:00 PM

60 min.

Gunslingers

The Tombstone Vendetta

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When one of the frontier’s bravest men discovers the limits of the law in the most dangerous boomtown in the West, he exacts his own brand of justice on the cowboys who shot his brothers.
 

9:00 PM

60 min.

Gunslingers

Wild Bill - Marksman and Marked Man

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When the most famous man in the Old West outlives his legend, he becomes the target of gunslingers eager to make legends of their own – by shooting him dead.
 

10:00 PM

30 min.

America: Facts vs. Fiction (Season 2)

Fool's Gold

TV-PG

The real facts behind America’s biggest economic boom and biggest bust will shock you. On this episode of America: Facts vs. Fiction, discover a treasure of nuggets about the California gold rush and the Stock Market Crash of 1929.
 

10:30 PM

30 min.

America: Facts vs. Fiction (Season 2)

Last Man Standing

TV-PG

The true stories of the Alamo and Custer’s Last Stand are very different from the way we remember them. Find out how Davy Crockett really died - and why General Custer might have been court-martialed if he hadn’t attacked the Indians that outnumbered him.
 

11:00 PM

60 min.

Gunslingers

The Tombstone Vendetta

TV-PG CC

When one of the frontier’s bravest men discovers the limits of the law in the most dangerous boomtown in the West, he exacts his own brand of justice on the cowboys who shot his brothers.
 

Wednesday October 8

12:00 AM

60 min.

Gunslingers

Wild Bill - Marksman and Marked Man

TV-PG CC

When the most famous man in the Old West outlives his legend, he becomes the target of gunslingers eager to make legends of their own – by shooting him dead.
 

1:00 AM

30 min.

America: Facts vs. Fiction (Season 2)

Fool's Gold

TV-PG

The real facts behind America’s biggest economic boom and biggest bust will shock you. On this episode of America: Facts vs. Fiction, discover a treasure of nuggets about the California gold rush and the Stock Market Crash of 1929.
 

1:30 AM

30 min.

America: Facts vs. Fiction (Season 2)

Last Man Standing

TV-PG

The true stories of the Alamo and Custer’s Last Stand are very different from the way we remember them. Find out how Davy Crockett really died - and why General Custer might have been court-martialed if he hadn’t attacked the Indians that outnumbered him.
 

2:00 AM

60 min.

Gunslingers

Billy the Kid - The Phantom of Lincoln County

TV-PG CC

On a bloodstained frontier where corruption is king, an unlikely hero becomes a crusader for justice... and revenge. By the time of his death at the age of 21, everyone in the country had heard of Billy the Kid.
 

3:00 AM

60 min.

Gunslingers

Jesse James - The South's Last Rebel

TV-PG CC

From the ashes of the Confederacy rises a bold rebel outlaw determined to get rich... and get even. Jesse James is seen by many as a modern day Robin Hood – a Southern gentlemen avenging the efforts of Northern businessmen to exploit his territory.
 

4:00 AM

60 min.

Gunslingers

John Wesley Hardin - The Dark Heart of Texas

TV-PG CC

In the turbulent aftermath of the Civil War, a volatile gunman wages a bloody crusade against anyone who stands between himself and his notions of freedom.
 

5:00 AM

60 min.

Gunslingers

Tom Horn - Grim Reaper of the Rockies

TV-PG CC

As the Wild West becomes settled, this mysterious hit man kills for men who want to preserve the old order – where violence rules all. But the law isn’t giving in this time.
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

Triggers: Weapons That Changed the World

M1911 Pistol

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It's the most admired and influential pistol of the 20th Century: the Colt M1911. Former Army Ranger and Air Force Pararescueman Wil Willis puts this legendary weapon and its ground-breaking predecessors to the test.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

Triggers: Weapons That Changed the World

AK-47 Assault Rifle

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No weapon is more feared, or more misunderstood, than the Assault Rifle. And no assault rifle has proved more successful, or more lethal, than the Soviet AK-47. Host Wil Willis tracks the history of this revolutionary firearm.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

Hardcore Heroes

For a Greater Cause

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Sometimes heroes are hunters, sometimes they are hunted. Hardcore hero, George Rowe goes undercover for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms. And after WWII, brothers Joe and Radek Masin elude the biggest manhunt in Communist Soviet Union history.
 

9:00 AM

60 min.

Hardcore Heroes

Soaring to New Heights

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Does becoming the first man to jump 19 miles back to earth from space or strapping yourself into a rocket sled traveling over 600 miles per hour before coming to a violent stop, sound hardcore to you? It's just another day at the office for these heroes.
 

10:00 AM

60 min.

Air Aces: Full Throttle

Red Tails

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They were young, gifted, and black but the US Army refused them key positions. Until intense pressure from African-American activist groups pushed President Roosevelt to initiate a Blacks-only fighter pilot training program in Tuskegee, Alabama.
 

11:00 AM

60 min.

Air Aces: Full Throttle

Robin Olds

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In July 1966, North Vietnam’s fleet of MiG-21s is hammering the US Air Force, and the embattled men of the 8th Tactical Fighter Wing need a hero to whip them into shape. Enter Colonel Robin Olds, a WWII veteran airman, who charges in and commands respect.
 

12:00 PM

60 min.

Ultimate Warfare: Locked and Reloaded

Fallujah: The Taking of Terror Central

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Operation Phantom Fury was meant to be a 48 hour battle but insurgents, armed with IEDs and a stockpile of grenades are fighting back. US forces face one of the toughest urban conflicts since Vietnam as they try to reclaim the city.
 

1:00 PM

60 min.

Ultimate Warfare: Locked and Reloaded

Kandahar: Against All Odds

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36 U.S Special forces face a Taliban insurgence 5 times their size. Facing I.E.Ds , RPG’s and vicious counter attacks they fight for their lives to take the hill of Sperwan Ghar, as control of the hill is control of Kandahar.
 

2:00 PM

120 min.

AHC Films: The Hornet's Nest

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Two embedded journalists follow troops through the fierce battlegrounds of Afghanistan. What resulted is unprecedented real footage telling the story of a group of U.S. troops sent on a dangerous mission inside one of Afghanistan's most hostile valleys.
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

CIA Declassified

The Beirut Bomb

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The true story of how CIA Director William Casey allegedly sanctioned an off-the-books assassination attempt on Sheikh Mohammed Fadlallah in Beirut in 1985. Casey was convinced Fadlallah was the head of Hezbollah and behind a series of terrorist attacks.
 

5:00 PM

60 min.

CIA Declassified

Fortress of War

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The declassified story of how two CIA operatives, hot on the trail of Osama bin Laden, put down a Taliban uprising in an Afghan fortress. Outnumbered 100-1, one Operative pays the ultimate price. We hear from those caught in the crossfire.
 

6:00 PM

60 min.

CIA Declassified

The Real Zero Dark Thirty

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The CIA’s hunt for Osama bin Laden is a story we think we know. Yet the movies don’t tell us everything. With testimony from those directly involved from the start, we reveal the de-classified truth behind the 15-year manhunt.
 

7:00 PM

60 min.

Mafia's Greatest Hits

Donnie Brasco

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Former FBI agent Joe Pistone, who infiltrated the Mafia for six years as Donnie Brasco, reveals how his undercover work led to more than 100 convictions - and resulted in the death of underworld figure Dominick `Sonny Black' Napolitano.
 

8:00 PM

60 min.

Mafia's Greatest Hits

Tony Spilotro

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The story of Tony Spilotro, who protected the Chicago Mafia's interests in the casinos of Las Vegas and became a target for the FBI.
 
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