Canada: The Story of Us
53:31

Canada: The Story of Us: Service and Sacrifice (1916 to 1929)

Season 1 Episode 6 The History Channel April 10, 2019

History

Modern history

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The extraordinary tale of some of the people, places and events that shaped Canada - stories of change makers and rule breakers, dreamers and visionaries, scientists and ...

The extraordinary tale of some of the people, places and events that shaped Canada - stories of change makers and rule breakers, dreamers and visionaries, scientists and entrepreneurs who forged a nation in a vast and harsh land. With groundbreaking CGI and a cast of celebrity interviews that take us inside Canada's biggest stories, this series is truly a celebration of a nation that has transformed its differences into understanding and created an identity that is uniquely diverse. This episode, bravery and sacrifice define the new nation as war erupts across Europe. Canada, as a British Dominion, joins in the fight - a young country seeking to find its place on the world stage - and plays a crucial role in the war effort. It's not long before nearly half a million Canadians, including thousands of Indigenous soldiers, travel to Europe to serve beside their allies in the World War I.

Canada: The Story of Us
42:19

Canada: The Story of Us: New Identity (1946 to 1970)

Season 1 Episode 9 The History Channel May 1, 2019

History

Modern history

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The extraordinary tale of some of the people, places and events that shaped Canada - stories of change makers and rule breakers, dreamers and visionaries, scientists and ...

The extraordinary tale of some of the people, places and events that shaped Canada - stories of change makers and rule breakers, dreamers and visionaries, scientists and entrepreneurs who forged a nation in a vast and harsh land. With groundbreaking CGI and a cast of celebrity interviews that take us inside Canada's biggest stories, this series is truly a celebration of a nation that has transformed its differences into understanding and created an identity that is uniquely diverse. This episode, post World War II, marginalised Canadians fight for their rights. Canada experiences a boom time after the war, but not all are happy with the status quo. They seek to reshape the country and challenge dark legacies of injustice. The circle of confederation grows and Canada emerges as a complex and cosmopolitan nation on the world stage.

The Last Dawn
50:10

The Last Dawn

The History Channel April 11, 2015

History

Modern history

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This special explores the extraordinary tales of six soldiers from Canada and Wales and their complex struggles with the realities of the battlefield during World War I. It ...

This special explores the extraordinary tales of six soldiers from Canada and Wales and their complex struggles with the realities of the battlefield during World War I. It examines the horrors of this war, the military codes that governed it and the personalities of each soldier, their experiences in the trenches and possible motives for their flight from duty.

Cities of the Underworld
43:03

Cities of the Underworld: Rome - The Rise

Season 1 Episode 13 7Two July 4, 2015

History

Modern history

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Pieces of the great Roman Empire can be found under almost every street in Rome. Join Eric Geller as he goes back to the founding of the Empire and traces technology back to ...

Pieces of the great Roman Empire can be found under almost every street in Rome. Join Eric Geller as he goes back to the founding of the Empire and traces technology back to the beginning.

Blackadder Goes Forth
29:19

Blackadder Goes Forth: Plan B: Corporal Punishment

Season 4 Episode 2 ABC Comedy/Kids November 9, 2018

Media arts

Modern history

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Edmund lies about communication problems to get out of advancing on the enemy.

Edmund lies about communication problems to get out of advancing on the enemy.

Blackadder Goes Forth
29:07

Blackadder Goes Forth: Plan A: Captain Cook

Season 4 Episode 1 ABC Comedy/Kids November 2, 2018

Media arts

Modern history

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Edmund schemes to get out of battle by posing Baldrick as a gourmet chef.

Edmund schemes to get out of battle by posing Baldrick as a gourmet chef.

Blackadder Goes Forth
29:19

Blackadder Goes Forth: Plan F: Goodbyeee

Season 4 Episode 6 ABC Comedy/Kids December 7, 2018

Media arts

Modern history

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Edmund and Lt Barley share a nice rat stroganoff in their tent when word arrives that tomorrow morning the troops are going "over the top". Could a feigned bout of insanity ...

Edmund and Lt Barley share a nice rat stroganoff in their tent when word arrives that tomorrow morning the troops are going "over the top". Could a feigned bout of insanity put Edmund on the road to Calais?

WWII: Lost Films
44:24

WWII: Lost Films: Bloody Resolve

Season 1 Episode 3 The History Channel November 12, 2018

History

Modern history

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
By late 1943, America's industrial might is starting to gear up. But when combat journalist Robert Sherrod lands on Tarawa, the machines the Marines were counting on fail ...

By late 1943, America's industrial might is starting to gear up. But when combat journalist Robert Sherrod lands on Tarawa, the machines the Marines were counting on fail them, turning Tarawa into one of the bloodiest Pacific battles yet waged. Marine Nolen Marbrey joins MacArthur's island-hopping campaign in the South Pacific, but his patrol is lost behind enemy lines on New Britain. Meanwhile, reporter Richard Tregaskis leaves the Pacific for the front lines of Italy's bitter slugfest, where he is hit by an enemy mortar.

Cities of the Underworld
43:00

Cities of the Underworld: Gods Of War - Troy/Turkey

Season 3 Episode 12 7Two October 5, 2015

History

Modern history

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Located on the coveted gateway between the East and West, Turkey has a history marked by ambitious conquerors and great empires vying for control of the trade routes. Left ...

Located on the coveted gateway between the East and West, Turkey has a history marked by ambitious conquerors and great empires vying for control of the trade routes. Left behind was a rich mythology of gods and men with tales of epic battles which soaked Turkey's soil in blood.

Canada: The Story of Us
42:24

Canada: The Story of Us: War of Independence (1812 to 1813)

Season 1 Episode 3 The History Channel March 20, 2019

History

Modern history

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The extraordinary tale of some of the people, places and events that shaped Canada - stories of change makers and rule breakers, dreamers and visionaries, scientists and ...

The extraordinary tale of some of the people, places and events that shaped Canada - stories of change makers and rule breakers, dreamers and visionaries, scientists and entrepreneurs who forged a nation in a vast and harsh land. With groundbreaking CGI and a cast of celebrity interviews that take us inside Canada's biggest stories, this series is truly a celebration of a nation that has transformed its differences into understanding and created an identity that is uniquely diverse. In this episode, the war of 1812 is Canada's War of Independence. As America nips at Canada's borders, unlikely alliances form to protect them. With the British Empire entrenched in a European war, a disparate group of Indigenous, French Canadian, Scottish, African Canadian and even ex-pat American fighters join together to fight for their new homeland.

Blood and Fury: America's Civil War
40:31

Blood and Fury: America's Civil War: The Legacy of War

Season 1 Episode 4 The History Channel March 25, 2019

History

Modern history

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
The Civil War, one of the most defining moments in American history, tore a nation apart, pitting North against South - brother against brother. Over the course of four years, ...

The Civil War, one of the most defining moments in American history, tore a nation apart, pitting North against South - brother against brother. Over the course of four years, more than 750,000 military and civilian lives were sacrificed to make the US a more perfect union, where the human rights of every person are guaranteed. With unprecedented access to government and private archives and using state-of-the-art technology, over 500 rare and compelling black and white photographs have been painstakingly colourised to illustrate the story of the Civil War in breathtaking detail. This episode examines the cultural and political tensions that ultimately explode into the most storied and bloodied war ever to be fought on US soil.

Cities of the Underworld
43:23

Cities of the Underworld: Alcatraz Down Under - Sydney

Season 3 Episode 13 7Two January 26, 2015

History

Modern history

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Beneath the sunny facade of Sydney, Australia lies a dark past. Built on the backs of convicts, gold miners and outlaws, this nation forged its freedom from the depths of the ...

Beneath the sunny facade of Sydney, Australia lies a dark past. Built on the backs of convicts, gold miners and outlaws, this nation forged its freedom from the depths of the underground.

Cities of the Underworld
43:18

Cities of the Underworld: Tunnels of Hell - Okinawa

Season 3 Episode 2 7Two April 27, 2015

History

Modern history

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Discover what it was like to live through the Battle of Okinawa, delving into subterranean tunnels, caves, and bunkers, and exploring the lost naval destroyer sunken deep off ...

Discover what it was like to live through the Battle of Okinawa, delving into subterranean tunnels, caves, and bunkers, and exploring the lost naval destroyer sunken deep off Okinawa's coast.

Cities of the Underworld
43:19

Cities of the Underworld: Real Mafia Underground

Season 3 Episode 3 7Two May 4, 2015

History

Modern history

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Join host Don Wildman as he travels to Sicily to trace the mafia's roots back to when they were a vigilante secret society in an underground network.

Join host Don Wildman as he travels to Sicily to trace the mafia's roots back to when they were a vigilante secret society in an underground network.

Pearl Harbor
2:50:09

Pearl Harbor

Eleven August 26, 2018

Media arts

Modern history

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Stunningly photographed and action-packed, Pearl Harbor recalls the events of December 7, 1941 - and the devastating impact the event had on the country - and people's lives. ...

Stunningly photographed and action-packed, Pearl Harbor recalls the events of December 7, 1941 - and the devastating impact the event had on the country - and people's lives. Two boyhood friends, Rafe and Danny, are officers in the Army Air Corps. Rafe soon falls in love with Evelyn, a beautiful and dedicated nurse. As the war escalates, Rafe is sent into battle and is presumed dead after a dangerous assignment. When Danny attempts to comfort Evelyn, the two discover that they both have feelings for each other. However, as their romance blossoms, Rafe returns from the war, but which of the two friends will eventually win Evelyn's heart? Alternative title: Pearl Harbour

Cutting Edge Special
51:53

Cutting Edge Special: Deepwater Disaster - The Untold Story

SBS February 13, 2011

News and current affairs

Modern history

11-12
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This program reveals the untold story of the 87-day battle to kill the Deepwater Horizon oil blowout a mile beneath the waves - a crisis that became America's worst ...

This program reveals the untold story of the 87-day battle to kill the Deepwater Horizon oil blowout a mile beneath the waves - a crisis that became America's worst environmental disaster.

Cutting Edge
58:39

Cutting Edge: Amnesty! - When They Are All Free

SBS May 29, 2011

News and current affairs

Modern history

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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Amnesty International will be celebrating its 50th anniversary in May 2011. This documentary brings together employees, released prisoners, former presidents and celebrities ...

Amnesty International will be celebrating its 50th anniversary in May 2011. This documentary brings together employees, released prisoners, former presidents and celebrities to shed their light on how Amnesty International has changed the world, and how the world has changed Amnesty International.

Cutting Edge Special
1:38:01

Cutting Edge Special: Reagan

SBS March 27, 2011

News and current affairs

Modern history

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
To mark the centenary of the birth of one of the most iconic figures in recent American politics, this documentary examines the enigmatic career of former screen star and ...

To mark the centenary of the birth of one of the most iconic figures in recent American politics, this documentary examines the enigmatic career of former screen star and two-term US president Ronald Reagan.