River Monsters

  • 2009
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

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

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01:50 — Jeremy Wade stumbles into a creepy, murky, underwater nest of a giant, monstrous beast. What could live here and could this be a killer?
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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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