Vikings: Vikings follows the adventures of Ragnar Lothbrok the greatest hero of his age. The series tells the sagas of Ragnars band of Viking brothers and his family, as he rises to become King of the Viking tribes. As well as being a fearless warrior, Ragnar embodies the Norse traditions of devotion to the gods, legend has it that he was a direct descendant of Odin, the god of war and warriors.
The Pacific: A 10-part mini-series from the creators of Band of Brothers telling the intertwined stories of three Marines during Americas battle with the Japanese in the Pacific during World War II.
Strike Back: The series follows John Porter (Armitage), a former British Special Forces soldier, who is drafted back into service by Section 20 of the Secret Intelligence Service (MI6)...(Based on the novel of the same name written by best-selling author and former soldier of the Special Air Service, Chris Ryan.)
The Tudors: A dramatic series about the reign and marriages of King Henry VIII.
Secrets of the Dead
Secrets of the Dead: Sometimes the truth gets carried to the grave. The techniques of modern forensic science are used to investigate a historical mystery to find proof of what really happened.
Carnivale: 1934, America. The Dustbowl. A fugitive named Ben Hawkins finds refuge within a traveling carnival comprised...
Generation Kill: A Rolling Stone reporter, embedded with The 1st Recon Marines chronicles his experiences during the first wave of the American-led assault on Baghdad in 2003.
McHales Navy: These are the adventures of the misfit crew of PT-73 during World War II. Theyre one of the best fighting crews in the Navy, but break regulations when it suits them. Their commander, LCDR McHale, is at times as roguish as his crew, but he puts his foot down when things go too far. They are assigned an XO, Ensign Parker, who is by-the-book, but too much of a klutz to command too much respect. They have a house-boy Fuji, who deserted the Japanese Navy, who wears a POW outfit just in case hes caught so he wont be shot at. Their nemesis is CAPT Binghamton and his aide LT Carpenter. Theyre initially stationed in the South Pacific, but move to Italy in the last season.
The American Revolution
The American Revolution: Revisit the birth of a nation in this truly definitive look at Americas fight for independence and its world-changing rise to glory. From the Declaration of Independence to the Treaty of Paris, these are the stories and events surrounding the remarkable achievements of heroic individuals seized by the epic forces of history.
Allo Allo!: René Artois runs a small café in France during World War II. He always seems to have his hands full: Hes having affairs with most of his waitresses...
Anzacs: Following the lives of a dozen Australian soldiers who served in the Australia and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) during World War I which follows them from the 1915 battle of Galipoli, to the brutal trenches of France during the 1916 Somme battles, the 1917 Arias and Vimy Ridge battles to the final 1918 German offensives and the final victory drive as well as the hardships, mid-adventures and the casualties of friends encounted at each one.
Mobile Suit Gundam: Tekketsu no Orphans ( 2015 )
Mobile Suit Gundam: Tekketsu no Orphans: 300 years after the Calamity Wars end, the powers which ruled the Earth Sphere have been overthrown, giving way to new rulers of a new world, exhausted of battle. Meanwhile, far away on Mars, the sparks which threaten to ignite a new war have been struck.
Canaan: Two years ago, Shibuya was ravaged by a biological terrorist attack using the deadly Ua virus. Maria Osawa was saved when her father inoculated her against the virus, but is left with partial amnesia from the shock. She works as a cameraman when she reunites with a girl named Canaan in Shanghai, China. A gifted assassin with synesthesia, she is under orders from an unknown organization for a yet unspecified mission.
Battleground Afghanistan: Battleground Afghanistan follows the men of the Golf Company, 2nd Battalion, 5th Marines, as they attempt to locate, disrupt and destroy the Taliban.
Victory at Sea
Victory at Sea: Twenty-six episode series about naval combat during World War Two. Famous for its music score, eloquent narration and combat footage.Plot Keywords:Ship Sinking
Band of Brothers
Band of Brothers: The story of Easy Company of the US Army 101st Airborne division and their mission in WWII Europe from Operation Overlord through V-J Day.
North and South
North and South: Two friends, one northern and one southern, struggle to maintain their friendship as events build towards the American Civil War.
Hitlers Generals: Series of six portraits about important people in Nazi-Germany.
Oda Nobuna no Yabou
Oda Nobuna no Yabou: Suddenly finding himself in the Sengoku era, regular high school student Yoshiharu Sagara is about to be killed in the battlefield. He is saved by none other than the man who later becomes the respected Hideyoshi Toyotomi but at a cost to the latters life. With history completely changed because of Yoshiharus actions, he tries to make things right again. However, history takes a different course than the one he learned. Yoshiharu meets a brilliant but young girl named Nobuna Oda. Yoshiharu starts working under her command, who nicknames him Sari (monkey), to bring back history to its correct course and find his way back home to the present world.
Frontline Medicine: Frontline Medicine is a documentary series which sees Michael Mosley finding out how modern warfare has accelerated the development of medical innovations.
Dive WWII: Our Secret History
Dive WWII: Our Secret History: Dive WWII: Our Secret History is presented by Jules Hudson. The cameras follow a deepwater diving team as they look along the sea bed off the coast of Northern Ireland for the forgotten shipwrecks of the Battle of the Atlantic.
Heroes of Hells Highway
Heroes of Hells Highway: A new three part series on The Discovery Channel, follows two platoons who go into the heart of Taliban country to clear Improvised Explosive Devices, or IEDs, so the rest of the military can get through. The series celebrates the soldiers’ efforts and the critical role they play in making the country safer.
FutureWeapons: The exciting new series that invites you into the macabre and secret world of weapons development.
The Nazis A Warning from History
The Nazis A Warning from History: An examination of how a cultured people could have allowed Hitlers rise to power.
The First World War
The First World War: A comprehensive survey of the history of World War I.
Dads Army: Popular BBC comedy series set in the fictional south coast seaside town of Walmington-On-Sea during World War 2. Alternating moments of gentle character comedy with broad slapstick, it recounts the misadventures of the local voluntary defence force (or Home Guard) consisting of men too old or unfit for military service. They are led by the pompous Mainwaring, manager of the local bank, and consist of the suave, mild-mannered Sergeant Wilson , Lance-Corporal Jones, the towns butcher and an old soldier prone to hysteria, cockney spiv Walker, dour Scots undertaker Frazer, gentle, elderly and incontinent Godfrey and dim-witted mummys boy, Pike, whose mother is friendly with Wilson. They are based in the Church hall where there is much friction between Mainwaring, the effeminate Vicar, his creeping Verger and ARP Warden Hodges (the grocer) who calls Mainwaring Napoleon and strongly dislikes him. The 80 episodes (the last 68 made in colour) have been frequently repeated, many are available on video and there was a 1971 Cinema version. A British institution, familiar to most people throughout the country.
Tank Overhaul: Welcome to the world where military geeks, genius mechanics and eccentric millionaires are living the dream with blowtorches, industrial lathes and hi-tech electronics, restoring four notable battle tanks from WWII. Each episode follows one tanks story: the rebuild; the innovations that made each machine great, and the engineering flaws that proved fatal. Unique serial numbers lead us to re-trace each tanks forged-in-war history: discovering where it was made, the battles it fought and the often tragic end of its fighting career.