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River Monsters

A biologist explores the world's rivers and lakes for freshwater fish that may prey on humans.

Premiered: April 5, 2009

Rating: TV-PG

TV Guide Rating:(180 ratings)

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Razorhead Season 8, Episode 3 Apr 21, 2016 $1.99

Something is terrorizing the Florida Keys, attacking both visitors and locals alike - striking its victims so violently it is slicing open flesh, even smashing bones. Jeremy Wade is determined to identity the assailant, but is quickly out of his depth.

Death Down Under Season 8, Episode 2 Apr 14, 2016 $2.99

When six men vanish in the remote waters of northern Australia, extreme angler Jeremy Wade travels to the scene and embarks on one of his toughest investigations yet - taking on some of the deadliest animals on the planet in his search for a suspect.

Deep Sea Demon Season 8, Episode 1 Apr 7, 2016 $2.99

Extreme angler and underwater detective Jeremy Wade goes in search of the real creature behind the enduring legend of the sea serpent - starting with a violent attack in the English Channel, and culminating in the dark depths of the Mediterranean Sea.

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Freshwater detective, biologist and extreme angler Jeremy Wade will use his unparalleled knowledge to dive into a realm that is totally unknown to him and River Monsters viewers - the vastness of the planet's oceans. River Monsters returns for an eighth season devoted entirely to legends and myths of beasts that dwell in the mysteries of the ocean.

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Could Unseen Forces Be Behind Jeremy's Greatest Catches?
01:13 — Jeremy looks back on the traditions and superstitions he has encountered across the world.
Viewers Share Their Fishing Superstitions
01:02 — Kissing your catch? Putting flowers in the water? Jeremy shares stories fans submitted detailing their unusual traditions.
Death Down Under: How to Catch a Box Jellyfish
02:01 — It took patience and sure hands for Jeremy Wade to handle one of the most venomous animals on Earth.
A Barracuda Big Enough to Smash Your Ribs Open
01:55 — Between the teeth, power and streamlining, it’s easy to see why the barracuda is one of the ocean’s super predators.

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Sun May 1 7:00pm
30 Years After Chernobyl ANIMAL

Jeremy's trip to Ukraine to investigate reports of a mutant fish blamed for vicious attacks near the site of the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster is recalled.

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Mon May 2 2:06am
Demon Fish(Season 2, Episode 1) ANIMAL

The Goliath tigerfish is hunted in central Africa's Congo River.

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  • Premiered: April 5, 2009
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: A biologist explores the world's rivers and lakes for freshwater fish that may prey on humans. (more)

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