AMC's Hell on Wheels is a powerful story that captures the intensity and inspiration of the American West at a time when nothing less than the future of the nation was at stake. Set in post-Civil War America, Hell on Wheels tells the story of ex-Confederate soldier Cullen Bohannon and his quest for revenge over the wartime death of his wife during the construction of the first Transcontinental Railroad.
GUNSLINGERS immerses viewers in true stories behind the iconic people, places and conflicts of the old Wild West. From Billy the Kid to Wyatt Earp, GUNSLINGERS exposes the real, often little-known adventures of the Wild West's iconic characters, and how their fearless pursuit of freedom and profit still resonate in America today.
In the American West, during the lusty, hard-hitting time when laws were frequently broken and progress was charted by individual sacrifice and survival, a family tries to make a life and a home in frontier Oregon, revealing How the West Was Won.
AMC's The Making of The Mob: New York is an eight-part docu-drama that begins in 1905 and spans over 50 years to trace the rise of Charles "Lucky" Luciano, Meyer Lansky, Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel and other notorious gangsters. The series follows their beginnings as a neighborhood gang of teenagers to murderous entrepreneurs and bootleggers who organized the criminal underworld, turning the Mafia into an American institution. Narrated by Emmy(R) Award-winning actor Ray Liotta, the show utilizes an immersive blend of dramatic scenes, archival footage and groundbreaking VFX and features exclusive interviews with notable names including former NYC Mayor Rudolph Giuliani; Meyer Lansky II; Frankie Valli; mob attorney and former Las Vegas mayor, Oscar Goodman; and noted author and historian, David Pietrusza. Don't miss the premiere Monday, June 15 10/9c only on AMC.
From great figures come our most noteworthy inventions, from the telephone to the theory of general relativity. But no great leader is perfect. H2 digs into the scandals and family secrets you won't find in textbooks in the special 10 Things You Don’t Know.
The authentic, high-octane martial arts drama Into the Badlands is set in a post-apocalyptic future, in a feudal land controlled by several rival barons. In the Badlands, only the strongest and most brutal prosper. Alliances are struck, friendships betrayed, and lives will be forever altered.
AMC's Small Town Security follows the owners and employees of JJK Security in Ringgold, Georgia who have welcomed America into their unorthodox universe. As the JJK crew continues to expand, several new out-of-this-world characters join the cast. Joan, Dennis, Irwin, Christa, and Brian are also forced to contend with a series of unexpected shocks and developments that seem as if they might have been written for a Spanish telenovela rather than a real-life television show. Provocative, preposterous, and unflinchingly real, season three of Small Town Security boldly goes where no man, woman, or chihuahua has gone before. New episodes Tuesdays 1am/12c.
The Lizzie Borden Chronicles features a fictionalized account of actual events and people surrounding Lizzie's life after her controversial acquittal of the horrific double murder of her father and stepmother in 1892, when the exonerated figure lives a life awash in newfound celebrity filled with scandalous love affairs. But when numerous people close to Lizzie - ranging from her half-brother to Broadway luminaries and the head of the criminal underworld - start to die mysteriously under brutal and strange circumstances, legendary Pinkerton detective Charlie Siringo becomes determined to prove her involvement in their demise.
When an inept clerk in the army is accidentally promoted to captain and sent to take charge of Fort Courage, a small frontier post manned by F Troop, a bumbling band of misfits who can't fight — and don't want to — things get real ... real funny! First released in 1965, this comedy about the Wild West will delight fans old and new.
In Join or Die with Craig Ferguson, the comedian debates provocative and timely topics with a panel of celebrities and history experts. Guests include Judd Apatow, Jack Black, Julie Bowen, Lisa Kudrow and Jay Leno.
Join Mike Rowe in How Booze Built America on the ultimate bar crawl through America's beer and liquor filled past. Explore how alcohol has had a hand in everything from the landing of the Mayflower, to the emergence of Rock N' Roll.
The quintessential trendsetter, and former Rachel Zoe assistant, is going into business for himself -- and he's got a style all his own! It's a Brad Brad World follows Brad Goreski, celebrity stylist, as he embarks on his new business venture and tries to maintain his personal life. The docu-series gives an all-access pass to an exciting year of career firsts including: Paris fashion week, the Cannes film festival, the men's runway shows and the summer couture shows. As usual, all eyes are on Mr. Brad Goreski -- but this time, he's got everything at stake.
Howdy, partners! Scoot your boots over to Sheriff Callie's Wild West! When there's trouble brewin' in the frontier town of Nice and Friendly corners, folks know just who to call. Sheriff Callie looks out for all critters great and small with her magic lasso and her trusty steed, Sparky. She knows she can count on energetic Deputy Peck and fun-loving best buddy Toby to help her protect the entire Wild West. Come and see how the West was fun when Toby starts a cow-sitting business, Deputy Peck discovers that he's good at horseshoes and Sparky trains for a competition!
Who are these women and what drives them to kill? This hit true crime series profiles the fascinating cases of women accused of murder. Did they really do it? And, if they did, why? Whether the motivation was revenge against a cheating husband, the promise of a hefty insurance payoff, or putting an end to years of abuse, the reasons are as varied as the women themselves. From socialites to secretaries, female killers share one thing in common: at some point, they all just...Snapped!
From the creators of "The Universe" and "Life After People", BIG HISTORY puts a sci-fi spin on history, linking iconic events to our daily lives. For example, we carry the legacy of the Titanic every day -- in our own pockets: every time we make a cell phone call, we use radio wave lanes assigned after Titanic telegraph rescue calls went unanswered.