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New releases

  • Into The Tornado

    Into The Tornado

    With wind velocities higher than hurricanes, tornadoes can reach speeds of up to 300 miles per hour, and baseball sized hail, plummeting to earth at ...

    Master of Disaster / May 30, 2016
  • Leaky Cruise Ship

    Leaky Cruise Ship

    Batten down the hatches and strap on your hard hat as we join a crew hauling a leaking luxury liner out of the water. The ...

    World's Toughest Fixes / May 30, 2016
  • Big Dog

    Big Dog

    A top forensic team sift through clues and attempt to discover the identity of a mystery person. Initially the target earns the nickname Fast Food ...

    Mystery Manhunt / May 27, 2016
  • Enigma Man

    Enigma Man

    The team is on the hunt for a man in his fifties with a large muscular upper body, an intimidating look and an eastern European ...

    Mystery Manhunt / May 27, 2016
  • Superwoman


    "Burger Betty" is first seen in a surveillance video eating a hamburger in a diner in what appears to be Texas. The subject's MRI reveals ...

    Mystery Manhunt / May 27, 2016
  • California Hot Shot

    California Hot Shot

    When they find mysterious leg burns among their target's injuries, the team realizes they will face an unusual challenge tracking him down. Thinking he may ...

    Mystery Manhunt / May 27, 2016
  • The Daredevil

    The Daredevil

    The team hunt for a female who looks like she's a ballet dancer. Their search takes them to the Washington Ballet, an elite gymnastics gym, ...

    Mystery Manhunt / May 27, 2016
  • Captain Courage

    Captain Courage

    The team hunt for a man who looks like he's either a boxer or a brawling rockstar. Their search takes them to a boxing gym, ...

    Mystery Manhunt / May 27, 2016
  • Accidental Genius

    Accidental Genius

    George Widener patiently writes down the dates for every Monday in the next 500 years – all 26,000 of them. An autistic savant, George possesses ...

    My Brilliant Brain / May 27, 2016
  • Thai Top Ten

    Thai Top Ten

    Zeb travels across Thailand to identify as many of the country’s monster fish species as possible, assess their status in the wild and meet the ...

    Monster Fish / May 27, 2016

Most popular shows

  • Disrupting Design

    Disrupting Design

    Disrupting Design celebrates brilliant innovations in Canadian industrial, urban and graphic design, and the ingenious renegades behind them. Hosted for CBC Television by Matt Galloway, the ...

  • Interrupt This Program

    Interrupt This Program

    This five-part series reveals the surprisingly vital cultural underbellies of global cities that have recently suffered war, disaster or unrest. Featuring the turbulent cities of ...

  • The Nature of Things

    The Nature of Things

    The Nature of Things is one of the most successful series in the history of Canadian television. Hosted by the world-renowned geneticist and environmentalist David Suzuki, ...

  • Firsthand


    CBC’s premiere point-of-view documentary series gets to the heart of issues that matter to Canadians. Celebrating the great Canadian tradition of documentary, Canada’s best filmmakers ...

  • Keeping Canada Alive

    Keeping Canada Alive

    Beloved, maligned and hotly debated, Canada's health care system is a source of national pride, collective frustration and mounting concern, as the demands we place ...

  • Mia (Eng)

    Mia (Eng)

    Mia is a very grown up six year old mouse! Curious, adventurous and even a little impetuous at times – she wants to see, do ...

  • Dragons' Den

    Dragons' Den

    Launching a business is no small task. No matter how big an idea you think you have, it still takes a lot of work and ...

  • The Fifth Estate

    The Fifth Estate

    For almost four decades, the fifth estate has been Canada's premier investigative documentary program, acquainting viewers with a dazzling parade of political leaders, shady characters and ordinary ...

  • Marketplace


    Marketplace is Canada's consumer watchdog, and #1 current-affairs show. Whether it is a slick scam, misleading marketing claim, a product that could put your health at ...

  • Doc Zone

    Doc Zone

    CBC's flagship documentary series explores and expands on the major issues of our time. Around the corner, around the world, our cameras bring viewers to ...


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