Deadly Shootouts
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Sunday, September 23

Inside the nation’s most formidable prison, 6 desperate criminals stage a cunning breakout. When the U.S Marines are called in to take back control, the three-day incident escalates into the bloodiest escape attempt in Alcatraz history. Through ballistic tests, forensic analysis and stylized recreations, we examine this legendary shootout and separate fact from Hollywood fiction. Show Less
Inside the nation’s most formidable prison, 6 desperate criminals stage a cunning breakout. When the U.S Marines are called in to ta...Show More

On a fall morning in 1897, the notorious James-Younger gang, led by Frank and Jesse James, rides into Northfield, Minnesota. Their aim is the local bank, an easy target for the experienced gang, but the plan quickly goes south, and the gang finds themselves fighting for their lives in the street against armed and furious townspeople. Through ballistic tests, forensic analysis and stylized recreations, we examine the legendary Northfield raid and separate fact from Hollywood fiction. Show Less
On a fall morning in 1897, the notorious James-Younger gang, led by Frank and Jesse James, rides into Northfield, Minnesota. Their aim...Show More

When a yearlong feud between two sides of the law in the frontier town of Tombstone culminates in 30 seconds of lead-fueled fury, one of the most glorified shootouts in the west is born, or was it a justifiable slaughter? Through ballistic tests, forensic analysis and stylized recreations, we examine the legendary Shootout at the OK Corral and separate fact from Hollywood fiction. Show Less
When a yearlong feud between two sides of the law in the frontier town of Tombstone culminates in 30 seconds of lead-fueled fury, one ...Show More

When federal agents swarm the suspected hideout of the ruthless and heavily armed Barker-Karpis gang, they trigger one of the most sensational and prolonged gunfights in the gangster era. Through ballistic tests, forensic analysis and stylized recreations, we examine this legendary shootout and separate fact from Hollywood fiction. Show Less
When federal agents swarm the suspected hideout of the ruthless and heavily armed Barker-Karpis gang, they trigger one of the most sen...Show More

One of the deadliest shootouts of the gangster era unfolds as the bullets fly in Joplin, Missouri, transforming Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow from petty crooks into criminal legends. Through ballistic tests, forensic analysis and stylized recreations, we examine this legendary shootout and separate fact from Hollywood fiction. Show Less
One of the deadliest shootouts of the gangster era unfolds as the bullets fly in Joplin, Missouri, transforming Bonnie Parker and Clyd...Show More

For a sniper, time is irrelevant when you’re invisible. Inches can take hours, and kill shots, days. Surrounded by the enemy, a level head is all you have to rely on. And if you’re Carlos Hathcock, one of the best that’s ever lived, extra bullets won’t be needed because it only takes one - if you can make it out alive. Show Less
For a sniper, time is irrelevant when you’re invisible. Inches can take hours, and kill shots, days. Surrounded by the enemy, a leve...Show More

About Deadly Shootouts

Time stands still when bullets fly and answers lie hidden beneath the settling smoke. The greatest gunfights and their notorious characters come to life in Deadly Shootouts. From the wild shootout at the O.K. Corral seen in Tombstone to Bonnie and Clyde’s infamous rampage depicted countless times in TV and movies, the series exposes the truth behind the conflicts that have inspired Hollywood. The bloodstained pages of history are written by the hands of those left standing through modern ballistic tests, forensic analysis and stylized recreations of the most famous shootouts of all time.