Heroes and Villains Season 1
S01 E01Nov 12, 2007
Spartacus Nov 12, 2007 The story of Spartacus.
S01 E02Feb 13, 2008
Attila the Hun Feb 13, 2008 Exploring the myth of the crude Attila. Part genius, part psychopath, Attila is unlike the other Huns. A calculating, ruthless gambler, his one goal is conquest - and he's set his sights on Roman cities to test out his brilliant new siege tactics.
S01 E03Feb 29, 2008
Shogun Feb 29, 2008 Drama-documentary about the Samurai general Tokugawa Ieyasu, a towering figure of Japanese history. He overthrew the governing dynasty of Japan and became the Shogun - the supreme military leader - of Japan. Ieyasu's rise to power climaxes in the biggest Samurai battle in history, with 160,000 soldiers fighting for the future of Japan.On the way, there is a story of love for a reckless son, a politician in drag, a night time Ninja attack, suicide and betrayal.
S01 E04Mar 15, 2008
Richard the Lionheart Mar 15, 2008 The story of Richard I of England and the Third Crusade.
S01 E05Mar 22, 2008
Cortes Mar 22, 2008 The story of Hernan Cortes and the Spanish conquest of the Aztec Empire.
S01 E06Jul 4, 2008
Napoleon Jul 4, 2008 The little known story of how Napoleon Bonaparte first emerged from obscurity and entered the national consciousness. A life and death struggle both on and off off the battlefield.
Genghis Khan A story of the greatest conqueror ever in world history and his Mongol Empire that ruled the world a thousand years ago.