American Heroes

American Heroes

American Heroes

Much of what we know about America's showmen is myth, not truth. Discover how Harry Houdini didn't die escaping from his famous torture cell - and how P.T. Barnum doubled his profits by manufacturing doubt about the authenticity of his own exhibits.

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American Heroes

American Revolution

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  • 1.America Revolution S1 Rise of the Patriots

    America Revolution S1 Rise of the Patriots

    American Heroes

    Five unsung patriots strike pivotal blows for American liberty as unrest between Britain and the colonies explodes into a war for independence.

    • GenreSeries, Military
    • RatingTV-14
    • Runtime00:49
    TV-1412/16/20141/12/2015
  • 2.America S1: The Empire Fights Back

    America S1: The Empire Fights Back

    American Heroes

    Time after time, American independence seems like a lost cause as George Washington's Continental Army teeters on the brink of annihilation. The heroics of five little-known patriots help the colonies live to fight another day.

    • GenreSeries, Military
    • RatingTV-14
    • Runtime00:49
    TV-1412/16/20141/12/2015
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Black Ops
  • 1.Black Ops S2: Operation Fire Magic

    Black Ops S2: Operation Fire Magic

    American Heroes

    October 1977, terrorists hijack a plane full of civilians. Germany's Special Forces team, GSG9, will have to attack if they're going to save the hostages. This is the story behind the raid that put Germany's GSG9 on the map - Operation Fire Magic.

    • GenreEntErtainmEnt, Series
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:51
    TV-PG12/5/20141/1/2015
  • 2.Black Ops S2: The Japanese Embassy Siege

    Black Ops S2: The Japanese Embassy Siege

    American Heroes

    A groups of terrorists storm a party at the Japanese Amabassador's residence in Lima, Peru, taking 450 people hostage ? the siege ends after four tense months when Commandos tunnel under the residence in a daring raid.

    • GenreEntErtainmEnt, Series
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:50
    TV-PG12/5/20141/1/2015
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Facts vs. Fiction
  • 1.America: Facts vs. Fiction:Master Illusion

    America: Facts vs. Fiction:Master Illusion

    American Heroes

    Much of what we know about America's showmen is myth, not truth. Discover how Harry Houdini didn't die escaping from his famous torture cell - and how P.T. Barnum doubled his profits by manufacturing doubt about the authenticity of his own exhibits.

    • GenreSeries, Military
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:26
    TV-PG11/26/201412/23/2014
  • 2.Fact vs Fiction S2: Seeing Isn't Believing

    Fact vs Fiction S2: Seeing Isn't Believing

    American Heroes

    On this episode, we look further into some of the most iconic photos and footage from the Civil War, Great Depression, and World War 2. By looking beyond the celluloid and the flash bulbs we find a story as interesting as the moments themselves.

    • GenreSeries, Military
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:27
    TV-PG12/3/201412/30/2014
  • 3.Fact vs. Fiction S2: What Happens in Vegas

    Fact vs. Fiction S2: What Happens in Vegas

    American Heroes

    Myths obscure the truth about Las Vegas. In this episode of America: Facts vs. Fiction, learn that gambling wasn't the first enterprise to pour billions into Nevada's economy - and that Hoover Dam's concrete hasn't finished hardening.

    • GenreSeries, Military
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:27
    TV-PG12/10/20141/6/2015

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  • NoTitleRatingStart DateEnd Date
  • 1.America Revolution S1 Rise of the Patriots

    America Revolution S1 Rise of the Patriots

    American Heroes

    Five unsung patriots strike pivotal blows for American liberty as unrest between Britain and the colonies explodes into a war for independence.

    • GenreSeries, Military
    • RatingTV-14
    • Runtime00:49
    TV-1412/16/20141/12/2015
  • 2.America S1: The Empire Fights Back

    America S1: The Empire Fights Back

    American Heroes

    Time after time, American independence seems like a lost cause as George Washington's Continental Army teeters on the brink of annihilation. The heroics of five little-known patriots help the colonies live to fight another day.

    • GenreSeries, Military
    • RatingTV-14
    • Runtime00:49
    TV-1412/16/20141/12/2015
  • 3.America: Facts vs. Fiction:Master Illusion

    America: Facts vs. Fiction:Master Illusion

    American Heroes

    Much of what we know about America's showmen is myth, not truth. Discover how Harry Houdini didn't die escaping from his famous torture cell - and how P.T. Barnum doubled his profits by manufacturing doubt about the authenticity of his own exhibits.

    • GenreSeries, Military
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:26
    TV-PG11/26/201412/23/2014
  • 4.Fact vs Fiction S2: Seeing Isn't Believing

    Fact vs Fiction S2: Seeing Isn't Believing

    American Heroes

    On this episode, we look further into some of the most iconic photos and footage from the Civil War, Great Depression, and World War 2. By looking beyond the celluloid and the flash bulbs we find a story as interesting as the moments themselves.

    • GenreSeries, Military
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:27
    TV-PG12/3/201412/30/2014
  • 5.Fact vs. Fiction S2: What Happens in Vegas

    Fact vs. Fiction S2: What Happens in Vegas

    American Heroes

    Myths obscure the truth about Las Vegas. In this episode of America: Facts vs. Fiction, learn that gambling wasn't the first enterprise to pour billions into Nevada's economy - and that Hoover Dam's concrete hasn't finished hardening.

    • GenreSeries, Military
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:27
    TV-PG12/10/20141/6/2015

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