NonfictionAfter looking at houses for months with no luck, a couple calls on Chip and Joanna Gaines to help them find a new place for their family of four. They need four bedrooms and three bathrooms, ideally with some mature trees.
NonfictionFlorida teen Karen Slattery is enjoying a night babysitting her neighbors' children, until a violent intruder bursts into the home and vanishes with no trace. With the community on edge, police know they don't have much time before he strikes again.
NonfictionAfter a long and brutal war, Vietnamese revolutionaries led by Ho Chi Minh end nearly a century of French colonial occupation. With the Cold War intensifying, Vietnam is divided in two. Communists in the North aim to reunify the country, while America supports Ngo Dinh Diem’s untested regime in the South.
NonfictionErnest and Charlene Scherer are found beaten and stabbed to death in their exclusive Northern California community. At first, it appears to be a robbery gone wrong... until investigators hone in on the motive - revealing the killer's twisted double life.
NonfictionThe gloves are off and the rivalry continues as Bourdain and his long time friend, three-Michelin-starred chef Eric Ripert, embark on a ski-and-cheese-filled journey through the French Alps, home advantage Ripert?
NonfictionJungles provide the richest habitats on the planet - mysterious worlds of high drama where extraordinary animals attempt to survive in the most competitive place on earth. Flooded forests are home to caiman hunting jaguars and strange dolphins that swim amongst the tree tops, while in the dense underworld, ninja frogs fight off wasps and flying dragons soar between trees.
NonfictionGrasslands cover one quarter of all land and support the vast gatherings of wildlife, but to survive here animals must endure hostile seasonal changes. From Asia's bizarre looking saiga antelope, to the giant ant-eaters of Brazil, grassland animals have adapted in extraordinary ways to cope with these extremes.
NonfictionWith South Vietnam in chaos, hardliners in Hanoi seize the initiative and send combat troops to the South, accelerating the insurgency. Fearing Saigon’s collapse, President Johnson escalates America’s military commitment, authorizing sustained bombing of the North and deploying ground troops in the South.
NonfictionThe world's deserts are lands of extremes that force animals to come up with ingenious ways of coping with hostile conditions. A pride of desert lions are so hungry they risk hunting a giraffe several times their size. Filmed for the first time, a tiny bat does battle with one of the world's deadliest scorpions, and in Madagascar, a locust swarm of biblical proportions is seen as never before.
NonfictionThe great mountain ranges are some of the planet's most spectacular landscapes, but they are unforgiving places to live in, and only a few animals have what it takes to live at extreme altitude. Mountain animals are amongst the most elusive in the world, and this film provides unique and intimate glimpses into their secretive lives.
NonfictionPresident Kennedy inspires idealistic young Americans to serve their country and wrestles with how deeply to get involved in South Vietnam. As the increasingly autocratic Diem regime faces a growing communist insurgency and widespread Buddhist protests, a grave political crisis unfolds.
NonfictionWhen Bourdain heads to Puerto Rico to check out the reality behind the pi?a coladas and fancy resorts, he finds natural splendor, delicious food and warm people, all against the background of a seemingly insurmountable economic crisis.
NonfictionCalifornia parents-to-be need a bigger home before their baby arrives. After getting the keys to their new home, stress levels and their budget start to rise when leaking pipes, floor problems and a fireplace hazards are revealed.
NonfictionYears before they brokered one of the biggest deals in music history--the 2014 sale of Beats Electronics to Apple for $3 billion--Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine navigated very different environments towards destinies that would, ultimately and improbably, bring them together. Dre's story began in Compton, CA, where his fascination with dance music, DJ innovations and sound brought him into contact with Eazy-E, Ice Cube, DJ Yella and MC Ren. Together, they would become the core of the 1980s gangsta-rap supergroup N.W.A. A native of Red Hook, Brooklyn, Jimmy gravitated to music following an indifferent academic career, and with a
NonfictionCities are the fastest growing habitat on Earth but, for animals, life in the manmade world is not easy. Some are surprisingly successful - Leopards prowl the streets of Mumbai and Peregrine falcons hunt amongst New York's skyscrapers. Many creatures, however, are struggling to cope in the urban jungle. As the architects of our future will we choose to build cities that are home both for us and for wildlife.
NonfictionThe holidays hit Kitchen Stadium as Los Angeles chef Ted Hopson faces Detroit chef Kate Williams in a sweet showdown. The winning chef goes up against Iron Chef Alex Guarnaschelli in a true holiday classic battle.
NonfictionAs day broke on Dec. 27, 1985, cries of horror cut through the early morning mist. Wildlife legend Dian Fossey was found dead in her cabin on an isolated mountainside in Rwanda, the victim of a brutal machete attack. The world-famous icon fought to save mountain gorillas from extinction but made dangerous enemies who may have taken her life.
NonfictionCollege dancer Jodi Sanderholm has spent weeks practicing her team's big performance. So when she vanishes hours before the event, it doesn't make sense - until a friend comes forward with strange details about the days leading up to Jodi's disappearance.
NonfictionThe Marsh Pride reaches its breaking point as Sekekama struggles to suppress the rebellion of his three treacherous sons and protect his kingdom. As the Great Marsh withers in the grip of the dry season, Zalika, the hyena queen, raises new troops to prepare for her moment of triumph. And the vagabond Pale Pack of wild dogs fights for survival, driven to desperate lengths for food.
NonfictionJoe Massino, the 'Last Don', crushes anyone who goes against the mafia code of omerta. Loyalty to his family, and obedience to their code of silence, is everything. But when the Feds take Massino down, Massino takes everyone down with him.
NonfictionAs peace and hope spread throughout Sri Lanka following the end of its brutal civil war, Bourdain travels to the once divided regions to experience the reinvigorated people, savory food and vast landscapes.
NonfictionAfter leaving Eazy-E and Ruthless Records, Dr. Dre's independence results in his debut solo album, The Chronic and the start of his noteworthy collaborations with Snoop Dogg and Tupac Shakur. But Dre's artistic success came with numerous challenges, including growing cultural and political concerns about the explicit content in his music. Jimmy Iovine's transition from music producer to music executive gives him an opportunity to utilize his eye for talent and business savvy, culminating in his creation of Interscope Records and signing Dre. However, Jimmy's partnership with Dre and Interscope's provocative roster of music
NonfictionAfter cutting ties with Death Row Records and Suge Knight, Dr. Dre starts Aftermath Records, (an imprint under Interscope) and discovers Eminem, producing him to international success. Though Jimmy Iovine and Dre continue to produce a top-tier roster of talent, structural changes in the music industry force them to innovate their business model, leading to the creation of Beats Electronics and their flagship product, Beats By Dr. Dre.
NonfictionBourdain delves into a dining scene at a crossroads: part iconic steel city defined by blue collar, working class comfort food, steak and potatoes, sausage and sauerkraut, and part foodie boom town catering to the new high tech industry.
NonfictionDr. Dre's formation of hip hop supergroup N.W.A. brings forth the seminal hip-hop record Straight Outta Compton. Though Dre's creative direction is integral to the group's success, his relationship with the original N.W.A. contributors, especially Eazy-E, deteriorated due to artistic and financial conflicts. Jimmy Iovine's work on highly successful albums from Tom Petty, U2 and Stevie Nicks reveals his knack for production and collaboration. But his massive workload and tumultuous personal life lead him to reevaluate his future in the music industry.
NonfictionWhen 27-year-old expectant mother Laci Peterson vanishes on Christmas Eve, suspicion falls on her husband, Scott. Take a deep, intimate look into the gripping investigation and explosive trial that became a national spectacle.
NonfictionA chill in the Vermont air inspires Gesine Prado to make a meal cozy enough to eat by the fire. She bakes a hearty Turkey Pot Pie with a Biscuit Crust and uses the same dough for a Roasted Plum Shortcake.
NonfictionDefying American airpower, North Vietnamese troops and materiel stream down the Ho Chi Minh Trail into the South while Saigon struggles to “pacify” the countryside. As an antiwar movement builds back home, hundreds of thousands of soldiers and Marines discover that the war they are being asked to fight in Vietnam is nothing like their fathers’ war.
NonfictionThe crew investigates the massive Titanic Museum in Branson, MO. Employees believe the spirits of the 1,496 people who lost their lives on April 14, 1912, have found their way to the museum dedicated to their memory.
NonfictionAmerican casualties and enemy body counts mount as Marines face deadly North Vietnamese ambushes and artillery south of the DMZ and Army units chase an elusive enemy in the Central Highlands. Hanoi lays plans for a massive surprise offensive, and the Johnson administration reassures the American public that victory is in sight.
NonfictionThe crew travels to Missouri to investigate the ominous Pythian Castle. Once plagued by torture and suicide, this historic building is infected with violent spirits who seem to mimic the living and deliver fatal premonitions.
NonfictionThe MythBusters investigate if a leaping carp could land a killer blow to a water skier. Then they turn up the volume and test if listening to aggressive music leads to more aggressive driving.
NonfictionGarrison Keillor, Amy Schumer and Aziz Ansari, who have mined their family stories for comedy, learn about ancestors who overcame immense suffering. They are struck by the contrast between themselves and these unknown ancestors and stories.
NonfictionWhen an infamous pirate city sunk into the sea after a massive earthquake, a wealthy pirate's treasure might have disappeared with it. Rob Nelson and Stefan Burns use cutting-edge technology to hunt for the legendary lost pirate treasure of Henry Morgan.
NonfictionAt the onset of the Tet holiday, North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces launch surprise attacks on cities and military bases throughout the South, suffering devastating losses but casting grave doubt on the Johnson administration’s promise that there is “light at the end of the tunnel.” The President decides not to run again and the country is staggered by assassinations and unrest.
NonfictionSouth Vietnamese forces fighting on their own in Laos suffer a terrible defeat. Massive U.S. airpower makes the difference in halting an unprecedented North Vietnamese offensive. After being re-elected in a landslide, Nixon announces Hanoi has agreed to a peace deal. American prisoners of war will finally come home—to a bitterly divided country.
NonfictionA new hunt for the mysterious Zodiac Killer gains unprecedented access to files, unearthing a complicated cypher that may contain the killer's name, and links between the Zodiac Killer and an unsolved case. A prime suspect with code training emerges.
NonfictionA young couple that exudes Southern charm enlists the help of their aunt and uncle to build a tiny farmhouse. The rustic home features reclaimed wood, a custom bathtub, a pullout dog bowl and a front porch for entertaining.
NonfictionDanger strikes just as the geo-tech drilling team hits a possible void in the Money Pit and the discovery of a long lost artifact leads to an emotional reunion for one of the surviving members of the legendary Restall family.
NonfictionWith morale plummeting in Vietnam, President Nixon begins withdrawing American troops. As news breaks of an unthinkable massacre committed by American soldiers, the public debates the rectitude of the war. An incursion into Cambodia reignites antiwar protests with tragic consequences.
NonfictionSherri Rasmussen and John Ruetten are enjoying newlywed life until one morning in 1986 when Sherri calls into work sick. That night John returns home, only to find her murdered. Years later, detectives discover her killer was too close for comfort.
NonfictionIn 1987, a horrifying secret lies in the remote Molalla Forest in Oregon. When a hunter discovers women's bodies buried in the woods, investigators fear the infamous Green River Killer has struck their town. But the truth is much closer to home.
NonfictionRee gets ready for Christmas cocktail party season with Cheery Cheesecake Santa Hats, a Bruschetta Bar to Go, Mediterranean Artichoke Dip, Mini Bagel Chips and Vanilla Chocolate Chip Mini Scones.
NonfictionHost Eddie Jackson recruits five cookie makers to make decorated cookie toys in the first round. In the display round, the remaining bakers make edible cookie boxes to fill with Christmas cookies for a chance at the $10,000 prize.
NonfictionPolice performing a welfare check stumble upon a brutalized body, hidden inside an Alabama home's quaint garden shed. The most shocking part? Another family member perished on this property just two days prior.
NonfictionWhile enjoying some time at home, Vivian films a segment for a morning show where cornbread takes center stage. She then stops by a Kinston institution that merges cornbread with another Southern signature to create a handheld delicacy called “the pig and a puppy,” and creates her own version for a charity dinner. Back in the kitchen, Mrs. Scarlett and Ms. Lillie team up in a cornbread cook-off that showcases their different cornbread traditions.
NonfictionUnder the disguise of mental illness Vincent Gigante evaded the authorities and rose to become the most powerful mobster in New York. When FBI realised their mistake they would stop at nothing to take him down. But would he escape one last time?
NonfictionA woman who slept through the birth of her child, hopes to find a diagnosis for her sleeping condition. A man with giant genitals seeks help. A 2.5ft teenager hopes to find out what stalled his growth.
NonfictionIt's the ultimate test of man against machine - or should that be dog against machine - as the Top Gear team set out on one of their most ambitious and arduous challenges ever. Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond take part in an epic land race starting in the town of Resolute, Northern Canada, finishing 450 miles later at the Magnetic North Pole.
NonfictionThe blue whale is a perfect symbol for the oceans: the vast blue expanse that dominates our planet while still remaining largely unexplored and mysterious. Yet the oceans are an integral part of our lives. Their influence dominates the world's weather systems. They support an enormous range of life, from the largest whales to the smallest plankton, from hordes of sea birds to lonely, deep-sea fish. All this is governed by a complex system of biological and physical forces. This first episode demonstrates the sheer scale, power and complexity of the 'Blue Planet.'
NonfictionIn 1989, 21-year-old Lyle and 18-year-old Erik Menendez walked into their parents' den and killed them. In this limited series premiere, Erik Menendez himself shares in stunning detail the events of the week leading up to the murders and the motive behind the crime that shocked America.
NonfictionPublic support for the war declines, and American men of draft age face difficult decisions and wrenching moral choices. After police battle with demonstrators in the streets of Chicago, Richard Nixon wins the presidency, promising law and order at home and peace overseas. In Vietnam the war goes on, and soldiers on all sides witness terrible savagery and unflinching courage.
NonfictionWhile the Watergate scandal rivets Americans’ attention and forces President Nixon to resign, the Vietnamese continue to savage one another in a brutal civil war. When hundreds of thousands of North Vietnamese troops pour into the South, Saigon descends rapidly into chaos and collapses. For the next forty years, Americans and Vietnamese from all sides search for healing and reconciliation.
NonfictionThe hunt uncovers a mysterious new cipher related to the Zodiac Killer, while the team's supercomputer uncovers a strange lunar pattern linking the killings. A taunting riddle by the killer may lead to a body. A second prime suspect emerges.
NonfictionIn a spine-tingling Halloween special, Zak and the crew take part in a historic investigation as they come face-to-face with the most evil doll in the world. Afterwards, three fans are given a chance to explore the haunted museum.
NonfictionIn 1989, in peaceful Dryden, New York, a Christmastime massacre claims an entire family. Just when it seems the horror has passed, terror visits Dryden again. With these events, a so-called "curse" will descend on Dryden for ten years.
NonfictionQuestlove, Dr. Phil and Charlayne Hunter-Gault dig into their roots where slavery shaped families. These stories reassure them that they are not alone by exposing them to stories that show that America’s racial history is shared by all.
NonfictionHost Eddie Jackson welcomes five festive cookie makers into Santa's workshop where they'll craft two different Christmas tree cookies and create giant, Christmas carol-inspired cookie puzzles.
NonfictionThe MythBusters investigate if a burglar can be shot out of a chimney when the fireplace is lit. Then they power up a chainsaw to test if a bullet embedded in a tree will have fatal consequences.
NonfictionZak and the crew head to a Colorado museum where something is threatening the health of its employees. During the investigation, they uncover the property's violent history and gather disturbing evidence of a dangerous entity.
NonfictionA mother and her two young sons vanish in rural Wyoming, prompting a nationwide search. Leads dry up and the case goes cold... until a dark secret is revealed, leading investigators to another homicide they had no clue could solve four murders.
NonfictionJamie kicks things off by cooking up his super-fast Sizzling Seared Scallops, with a cool hack for speedy spuds. Then there's Egg and Mango Chutney Flatbreads, a snack for when you're in a hurry with the fastest bread you'll ever make.
NonfictionThe five talented cookie makers must make a super-sized decorated cookie for Santa plus some tiny decorated cookies for his elves. Then, with $10,000 on the line, the bakers must create a 3D winter wonderland scene using cookies.
NonfictionFrom lobster claws and dog teeth to bee stings and snake fangs, every creature depends on a weapon. Showcasing astonishing wildlife cinematography, Extreme Animal Weapons investigates the riddle of outsize weaponry, uncovers a bold new theory about what triggers an animal arms race, and explores the secrets that underlies nature’s battleground.
NonfictionJon and Kristen work through a hurricane to build a container home full of fun features for a local couple's adopted son. They also build a second container with a custom workshop and rooftop deck with a driving range.
NonfictionBells will be ringing when Alex Guarnaschelli and Tia Mowry arrive in the wintery arena. Neapolitan chef Simone Falco battles Euro chef Eoghain O'Neill for the right to spoil Bobby Flay's holiday dinner.
NonfictionThe chefs attempt flavorful appetizers using Southern grits in the first round, discover an ingredient similar to grits in the second basket, and face something blue and something boiled in the dessert round.
NonfictionIn this year's Top Gear special, Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May set out to boost the British economy by embarking on a trade mission to India. Equipped with three old British cars and a range of uniquely British products, they set off on an epic road trip across one of the world’s most fascinating and challenging countries, devotedly promoting Britain with distinctly mixed results.
NonfictionIt's 1961. Air traffic controllers and local dignitaries in Ndola, Africa await the arrival of UN Secretary General Dag Hammarskjold, flying in on a top-secret peace mission. But the plane never arrives, and is found the next morning crashed and burning just a few miles from the airport. For decades, conspiracy theories have suggested that the plane was shot down. Now, startling new claims from a former U.S. intelligence officer have triggered a new investigation to get to the bottom of this controversial, decades-long aviation mystery.
NonfictionElizabeth Baune was a pillar of her community until she was stabbed to death in her own home. The rural town of Payette, Idaho is horrified by the tragic death of a teacher, especially since Elizabeth's own good nature may have been behind her death.
NonfictionNeo must prepare for life as a solitary assassin, but his future hangs in the balance when his mother is left seriously injured after fighting for their fortress. Pressure mounts as Neo grows stronger and his own father, Dark Eyes, wants him out. Meanwhile, on the edges of the Marsh, the vengeful Northern queens suffer a cruel blow to their growing pride when their drifter king returns.
NonfictionA funky couple takes on a pair of dumpster darlings in a competition for $5,000. Both teams find their projects at the mammoth Brimfield Antique Show in central Massachusetts. Then they settle the flip at the Grand Bazaar NYC.
NonfictionJack and Ozzy take a trip down to Cajun country, where Jack's in-laws live in Louisiana. In New Orleans, they take a trip down memory lane with an old family friend from Ozzy's early touring days.
NonfictionAndrew investigates the rich culinary heritage of Jerusalem. From savory classics like shawarma, falafel, kubbeh and hummus to tempting pastries like halva and bureka, this holy city's edible icons are steeped in history.