The BEST Episodes of Hunting Hitler

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jan 27, 2020

Network: History

According to documents that were declassified by the FBI in 2014, Adolf Hitler may have survived World War II and fled to South America following the fall of Nazi Germany. In this series a team of investigators -- led by 21-year CIA veteran Bob Baer and war crimes investigator John Cencich -- undertakes a definitive search with the goal of finding out whether the notorious dictator actually survived the war and pulled off one of history's greatest disappearing acts. The team uncovers a mysterious Nazi lair in the Argentinean jungle and searches for evidence of a missing U-boat that may have transported Hitler out of Europe as Germany collapsed.

The Final Hunt Begins

#1 - The Final Hunt Begins

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 2, 2018

Bob Baer recruits one of the world's most foremost terrorist targeting officers, Nada Bakos. Enacting a new hunting strategy so effective its lead to the capture of Osama bin Laden, the team uncovers two planned escape routes for Hitler out of Germany, one to the North and one South. Along the southern route, Tim and James discover a vast tunnel system under Hitler's home. Up north, Lenny and Gerrard investigate a massive Nazi compound hiding under the perfect cover.

star 8.25
342 votes
Lurking Beneath The Surface

#2 - Lurking Beneath The Surface

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 6, 2018

A long-range seaplane that shuttled Nazis all around the continent is uncovered at a lagoon in Uruguay. Tim and Gerrard convince an informant in Buenos Aires to share a cache of documents that could unravel the Nazi network "Die Spinne."

star 7.99
249 votes
Nuclear Nazi Weapons

#3 - Nuclear Nazi Weapons

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 16, 2018

In Norway, Tim and Gerrard explore a hydroelectric plant where the Nazis were dangerously close to producing a nuclear weapon; Mike and James investigate a cabin high in the Austrian Alps where Hitler's top associate made the ultimate sacrifice.

star 7.96
281 votes
Hitler's Last Will

#4 - Hitler's Last Will

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Feb 20, 2018

Tim and Gerrard discover a mysterious militarized Nazi compound deep in the jungle of Paraguay; Mike and Lenny explore a Nazi concentration camp in Chile before an anonymous source leads them to Adolf Hitler's last will and testament.

star 7.94
230 votes
Directors: B.J. Golnick
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Unmarked Grave

#5 - Unmarked Grave

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 27, 2016

With Peron toppled from power, Hitler and Bormann could have been forced to flee Argentina. Following leads from declassified files, Bob and John send their teams into Chile and Paraguay to investigate Hitler's whereabouts if he were forced to escape.

star 7.91
444 votes
Nazi Colony

#6 - Nazi Colony

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Jan 3, 2017

Bob and John have followed hundreds of international declassified files all the way from Berlin to Chile, where they now investigate a secretive German community with reported Nazi ties. Inside the compound they find clues pointing to the potential forming of a Fourth Reich.

star 7.89
443 votes
Dead Drops

#7 - Dead Drops

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Jan 30, 2018

Mike and James excavate the grounds of a remote Alpine hotel in search of buried Nazi dead drops; in Rome, Lenny and Gerrard make a shocking discovery that implicates some of the world's most powerful people.

star 7.88
252 votes
The Secret Island

#8 - The Secret Island

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 20, 2016

Digging deeper into reports about the Fourth Reich, Bob and John send the team members to a rumored weapons testing site in Germany and to a mysterious deserted island in Argentina that may have housed nuclear facilities with Nazi ties after the war.

star 7.86
483 votes
Eyewitness Accounts

#9 - Eyewitness Accounts

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 29, 2016

A document shows Adolf Hitler and Leon Degrelle may have moved from Denmark to San Sebastian, Spain; the South American team speaks to an eyewitness who claims his father worked for Hitler's right-hand man, Martin Bormann, after the end of the war.

star 7.83
461 votes
The Factory

#10 - The Factory

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Dec 13, 2016

Bob and John's investigation continues in Spain, Morocco and Argentina; the teams look into Adolf Hitler's possible escape route while uncovering a plan for a Fourth Reich.

star 7.83
465 votes
The Web

#11 - The Web

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Dec 6, 2016

While investigating a Nazi escape network, the teams discover vast tunnel systems in southern Spain and northern Argentina.

star 7.81
460 votes
The Compound

#12 - The Compound

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 22, 2016

While investigating makeshift runways, the team finds reason to believe Adolf Hitler would have had a stopping point on the way to Spain; Lenny and historian James Holland head to Denmark, where they investigate an airstrip and a bunker system.

star 7.81
474 votes
Target: United States

#13 - Target: United States

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 13, 2018

A key Nazi support point in Uruguay is investigated. Mike and Lenny review newly declassified Chilean files that reveal a secret plot to attack the United States.

star 7.80
242 votes
Ratlines

#14 - Ratlines

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Dec 8, 2015

Bob Baer and Dr. John Cencich send Lenny DePaul and Gerrard Williams to Spain, where they investigate a remote monastery that could have been a hiding place for Nazis and uncover an eyewitness that places Hitler living within those very walls. Further investigation leads the team to a mysterious German plane landing and nearby Nazi communication devices deep in Spain. Tim Kennedy prepares to dive for what could be a sunken German U-Boat off the coast of Argentina. Ultimately the team is led to the Canary Islands, where they uncover a possible Enigma machine and tunnels used to supply German U-boats with torpedoes.

star 7.75
404 votes
The Tunnel

#15 - The Tunnel

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 28, 2015

Bob Baer and Dr. John Cencic continue their investigation into the death of Adolf Hitler and sending teams to three countries: Germany, Spain and Argentina. Lenny DePaul and Sascha Keil find a never before exposed tunnel from Hitler's bunker leads directly to Tempelhof airport, where Hitler's private plane awaited him. Tim Kennedy joins an elite team of archaeologists sea in a search for a possible German submarine off the coast of Argentina. Lenny will investigate along with Gerrard Williams or possibly Hitler arrived in Spain, where he was hiding with the help of the Spanish dictator Francisco Franco.

star 7.75
416 votes
The Hunt Continues

#16 - The Hunt Continues

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 15, 2016

Bob Baer and John Cencich return with new experts and new technology to examine Adolf Hitler's possible escape from every angle; the team returns to Berlin, where Lenny DePaul and Sascha Keil discover an unknown fifth exit from Hitler's Fuhrerbunker.

star 7.73
503 votes
Escape from Berlin

#17 - Escape from Berlin

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 24, 2015

Bob Baer and Dr. John Cencich expand their investigation as to how Adolf Hitler could have escaped Berlin under siege. One of the world’s foremost death claims investigator Steven Rambam and Nazi profiler and historian Gerrard Williams join Tim Kennedy to investigate a site that the FBI reported that Hitler used to disembark from a U-boat in Argentina. Lenny DePaul uncovers an escape route from Hitler’s bunker in Berlin to nearby Tempelhof Airport, where multiple Nazi airplanes took off under the cover of darkness.

star 7.72
443 votes
Secret Nazi Lair

#18 - Secret Nazi Lair

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 17, 2015

Tim Kennedy, US Army Special Forces, joins archeologists Philip Kiernan and Daniel Schavelzon to explore a mysterious Nazi complex deep in the jungles of Argentina. The three-building site yields a trove of Nazi artifacts as well as evidence of a structure of unexplained opulence. Lenny DePaul, former US Marshall, begins an investigation in Berlin to determine if Hitler could have faked his death.

star 7.69
495 votes
150 Feet Below

#19 - 150 Feet Below

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 23, 2018

At the bottom of an Arctic fjord, Tim dives on Nazi relics that may blow the case wide open; Mike and James encounter a smuggler who leads them to a Nazi castle on the Italian border.

star 7.68
265 votes
Clandestine Cache

#20 - Clandestine Cache

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 9, 2018

Lenny and Gerrard make a startling discovery in a sabotaged aircraft hangar in northern Germany; Mike and James scan an Austrian lake in search for a large cache of secret Nazi documents.

star 7.67
272 votes
Hitler's Safehouse

#21 - Hitler's Safehouse

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 15, 2015

Based on FBI files on Hitler’s health it is determined that the Fuhrer could not have made the long journey from Spain to South America in one nonstop trip. They decide the Canary Islands as the most logical stopping place. Lenny DePaul and Gerrard Williams uncover a documented Nazi presence on the island of as well as an enormous underground naval and U-boat base connected to the Nazi military, previously unknown to the public. Guided by the FBI files and an OSS most wanted list of Nazis, the team concludes that it was possible for Hitler to seek rest and refuge on the island on his way to where the team has determined a U-boat carrying Hitler could have arrived.

star 7.66
416 votes
Hitler's Plane

#22 - Hitler's Plane

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 29, 2015

In the climax of the investigation, the head of the team leads a search of two marshes in the heart of Bogota that are listed in the declassified FBI files as being the location of a submerged plane that transported Hitler to the area. Using historical maps and cutting edge technology the team corroborates information from the FBI file and finds evidence of a suspicious object buried deep in the mud of a marsh matching the description within the files, which could be a plane!

star 7.65
369 votes
Friends in High Places

#23 - Friends in High Places

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 22, 2015

Following declassified FBI files that link Hitler’s U-boat unloading site to a massive German owned estate in the Southern Andes, the team uncovers the town of Bariloche and the Inalco House, where Hitler could have stayed. After trying to gain access to the property with aerial drones and a secret swim through the water, the team is able to take photos of the mysterious interior as well as finds a vent that could lead to a bunker.

star 7.63
382 votes
The Hunt Begins

#24 - The Hunt Begins

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 10, 2015

Pressure testing the FBI files the team starts the investigation in the small farming town of Charata, Argentina. Following leads embedded in the declassified files the investigation uncovers a school that was once part of the Nazi Youth movement as well as a prominent Nazi Carlos Buck who lived in the area. Furthering the investigation they also uncover a fortified storage facility with characteristics matching that of a military bunker in the area the FBI files place Hitler and a mysterious under anomaly on Carlos Buck’s property.

star 7.48
627 votes