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Exploring hypothetical battles waged by two groups of history-making warriors in this documentary series.
Premiered: April 7, 2009
Vampires -- blood-sucking superhuman assassins; against Zombies -- the insatiable walking undead. It's blood vs. brains, fangs vs. biters in this mythical battle of the undead.
The Gurkhas -- fearless mountain assassins; against the French Foreign Legion -- elite army of expendables. Patriotic foreign fighters go head-to-head in a battle to the death.
Pancho Villa -- Robin Hood of the Mexican Revolution; versus Crazy Horse -- Native American war chief. It's a battle to the death of two of the most wanted men in history.
Ivan the Terrible -- the terrifying czar of sadism; against Hernán Cortés -- the ruthless conquistador. It's Russia vs. Spain, in a battle for the title of most cruel.