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Apocalypse: World War IApocalypse: World War I
France 2, 2014 Cancelled/Ended | Military/War, History, Documentary
Rating: 1/5

Marking the centenary of World War One, a landmark new series examines the milestones of a global battle known as the war to end all wars. Exploring the experiences and huge sacrifices of soldiers and civilians worldwide, it asks fundamental questions about the conflict that wiped out almost an entire generation.


Lock N' Load with R. Lee ErmeyLock N' Load with R. Lee Ermey
History, 2009 Cancelled/Ended | Family, Military/War, Educational, History
Rating: 5/5

This show follows R. Lee Ermey as he demonstrates some of the greatest weapons to ever touch the battlefield. Learn how each weapon works and the history behind it.


The Great Escape (2021)The Great Escape (2021)
Channel 5, 2021 Cancelled/Ended | Military/War, History, Documentary

The story of the audacious Second World War prison break immortalised in the classic 1963 film, when 76 men tunnelled out of a German prison camp in March 1944 on a mission to cause mayhem in the heart of the Third Reich.


The WarThe War
PBS, 2007 Cancelled/Ended | Military/War, History, Documentary
Rating: 5/5

The War is the story of the Second World War through the personal accounts of a handful of men and women from four American towns. The war touched the lives of every family on every street in every town in America and demonstrated that in extraordinary times, there are no ordinary lives. A seven-part series by Ken Burns which includes interviews and archive footage.


Buried Secrets of WWIIBuried Secrets of WWII
Nat Geo, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 5/5

Remote sensing techniques tell the stories of WWII battles and campaigns, the details of which have been lost in the fog of war, misinterpreted or overtaken by the landscape.


Britain's Forgotten Wars with Tony RobinsonBritain's Forgotten Wars with Tony Robinson
Channel 4, 2021 On Hiatus | Military/War, History, Documentary
Rating: 4/5

The presenter looks back at conflicts Britain was involved in during the second half of the 20th century.


Blood and Fury: America's Civil WarBlood and Fury: America's Civil War
AHC, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary, Military/War

It was the war that divided our nation, a brutal and savage feud that changed America forever. Pitting brother against brother, the Civil War was our country's greatest internal struggle, as friends became foes in a conflict that brought a country to its knees then ultimately reunited it. Now, American Heroes Channel (AHC) transports viewers back to that pivotal era in the exclusive new series, Blood and Fury: America's Civil War. Premiering Wednesday, December 14 at 10/9c, the series chronicles the definitive story of one of the most extraordinary and bloodiest chapters in American history. "At AHC, our programming is anchored by real stories of conflict, action and heroism, none of which defined our nation more than the Civil War," said Kevin Bennett, executive vice president and general manager, American Heroes Channel. "With a high-end, cinematic experience, Blood and Fury: America's Civil War is as dramatic and compelling as any Hollywood blockbuster, taking viewers beyond textbooks, and onto the frontlines of the iconic battles that changed our nation forever. The picturesque nature of the content presented an organic opportunity to travel back in time to the Civil War, and we're thrilled to announce AHC's first-ever virtual reality experience, Civil War: Letter from the Trenches will launch as a companion VR piece." Told from a soldier's point-of-view, Blood and Fury: America's Civil War uses the war's most significant battles- Bull Run, Antietam, Fredericksburg, Gettsyburg, Battle of Nashville and Petersburg - to illuminate both the bigger themes and revel in the smaller, little-known and surprising stories of this brutal, hellish conflict. Epic, emotional, immersive and action-packed, each of the series' six episodes is completely dedicated to historical authenticity, telling the full scope of what happened at these key battles - regardless of outcome.


The Weapon HunterThe Weapon Hunter
Smithsonian Channel, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Reality

History buff and restoration expert Paul Shull goes on a quest to get his hands on some of the world's rarest and most remarkable pieces of military history in the new Smithsonian Channel original series, THE WEAPON HUNTER. The six episode series chronicles Shull's adventures as he finds, fixes, and fires the antique weapons that have been used throughout history.


Lords of WarLords of War

Join the hunt for the world's most unique weapons and military collectibles as Lords of War travels to auctions across the country. Get an inside look at the history and stories behind each item as experts assess and bid on these rare pieces. Don't miss a single episode!


Brothers in ArmsBrothers in Arms
History, 2018 Cancelled/Ended | Reality

With almost twenty years of military and law enforcement experience between them, Rocco Vargas and Eli Cuevas are about to combine their talents and embark on a new adventure. Vargas and Cuevas are the new owners of Banditos Armory in the historic town of Ogden, UT. Their goal is simple, to take their expertise and passion and become the best one-stop shop for all things military. From fixing and testing a Cold War Russian tank, one of only a few in America, to solving the mystery of an unidentified Japanese WW2 contraption that Allied troops had never seen before - and didn't know how to fire. There's little that the team at Banditos won't do to investigate, restore, build, and test the most innovative, iconic machines in military history. No challenge or question is too big for Vargas and Cuevas, whether they're working with military historians and veterans, opening their door to inquiries from avid customers, or even seeking answers to burning questions of their own.


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