Extreme Escapes

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  • 2014
  • 1 Season

This reality program brings viewers up close and personal with some of the most dangerous stunts ever performed by escape artists. The death-defying thrills are brought to life by some of the most dedicated and gifted performers ever to grace the screen. However, the variation of personalities that each uses to make themselves stage-friendly is what really helps seal the deal. The creative tricks just might be as dangerous and deadly as they seem, which means the pressure is always on to get out alive.

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Top 10 Countdown Volume 4: Tested by Weapon
21. Top 10 Countdown Volume 4: Tested by Weapon
January 31, 2016
Some of the best escapes from the show, including arrow through the heart, shock treatment, trash compactor, and spiked roulette.
Top 10 Countdown Volume 3: Tested By Water
20. Top 10 Countdown Volume 3: Tested By Water
January 3, 2016
This episode includes the greatest water escapes from the past.
Top 10 Countdown Volume 1
19. Top 10 Countdown Volume 1
December 27, 2015
A review of the top 10 best escapes.
Deadly Aquatics And Toxic Adventures
18. Deadly Aquatics And Toxic Adventures
November 1, 2015
Michael Turco tries to get out of a barrel full of 200 pounds of ice while locked and chained; John Gabriel tries one of Houdini's famous escapes; Murray SawChuck hangs two inches over a bear trap; and Franz Harary is challenged in a deadly location in China.
Tragedy Of The Burning Bed
17. Tragedy Of The Burning Bed
October 11, 2015
Michael Turco tries to escape from being in a ticking time bomb; Franz Harary flees from fire on a street lot in China; David Merlini attempt an escape from a launched rocket; Ricky Nunez tries an escape from a vehicle.
The Need For Speed
16. The Need For Speed
September 27, 2015
Michael Turco tries to get out of a backyard pool; Murray SawChuck gets stuck under a spiky glass chandelier; Ricky Nunez tries an escape that could paralyze him; and Franz Harary goes up against a speeding truck.
The Ultimate Death Sentences
15. The Ultimate Death Sentences
September 20, 2015
Michael Turco, Murray SawChuck, John Gabriel, and Franz Harary attempt to escape death, including a death by hanging.
High Octane Death Wish and the Grinding Machine
14. High Octane Death Wish and the Grinding Machine
September 6, 2015
Jonathan Pendragon endures mind and body challenges. Brandy LaPlante tries to escape from a burning bus. Jan Rouven attempts to get out of military ejector seat during lift off. Jon Gabriel has to escape from a moving conveyor belt.
Several Good Ways To Die
13. Several Good Ways To Die
August 30, 2015
Jonathan Pendragon utilizes his eastern martial arts training pushing his mind and body to the brink of its power to keep him from death by multiple impalement. Michael Turco is bound in a couple ancient torture and death devices to see if his modern ingenuity can free him from a nasty conclusion!
Explosions and Collisions
12. Explosions and Collisions
August 23, 2015
John Gabriel one ups Houdini by taking two of the masters most difficult escapes and combining them into one in which he must escape TWICE!
Elevator Crush and Neckbrace Electrocution
11. Elevator Crush and Neckbrace Electrocution
August 16, 2015
Murray SawChuck takes his next challenge to several levels which could lead to him being crushed to death by a descending elevator if he doesn't escape in time.
Deadly Coffins
10. Deadly Coffins
July 26, 2015
Matt Cadabra attempts his most dangerous escape ever by recreating the exact glass coffin water torture devised by Houdini!
Buried Alive
9. Buried Alive
July 19, 2015
Michael Griffin attempts a crazy escape twenty feet underwater shackled to a cinder block in just what may be his most dangerous stunt yet!
A Twist of Houdini
8. A Twist of Houdini
July 12, 2015
Michael Turco tries escaping an old execution tactic: being ripped to pieces.
Buried in Cement
7. Buried in Cement
July 5, 2015
Michael Griffin discovers the hard way that getting out of a safe is just as difficult as getting into one. Can he do it before he runs out of air?
Faster Than a Speeding Bullet
6. Faster Than a Speeding Bullet
June 28, 2015
Summary not available
When Vehicles Attack
5. When Vehicles Attack
June 21, 2015
Summary not available
Bulldozers, Cement Boots and Underwater Torture Devices
4. Bulldozers, Cement Boots and Underwater Torture Devices
December 20, 2014
Summary not available
When Cars Explode!
3. When Cars Explode!
December 13, 2014
Michael Griffin ups the ante to a level yet to be attempted in which he must unshackle himself underwater while a spear gun is set to fire at his heart within moments! Jan Rouven faces off against a powerful jet engine which could shred him if he fails to escape in time. And Murray SawChuck turns a classic mobster hit into the escape challenge of his career as he is locked in a trunk of a car set to explode with no way to stop it!
The Human Ice Cube, Jaws of Death and Bed of Nails Leap
2. The Human Ice Cube, Jaws of Death and Bed of Nails Leap
December 6, 2014
In Budapest, David Merlini attempts the most scientifically challenging escape yet that includes being fastened in a straightjacket while enduring the pain of simultaneously being instantly frozen in a solid block of ice. Jan Rouvin’s fate hangs in the balance as he attempts the infamous jaws of death escape. Spencer Horsman pushes himself to the ultimate limits of dexterity and sheer willpower in which there is no way out other than by his own means! This is a true do or die escape! Finally, Michael Turco takes the cup and spike street challenge to a larger than life-sized level by hurtling himself from two stories high onto four covered beds in separate jumps in which one is a bed of nails and would certainly result in death.
Execution Escape Attempts!
1. Execution Escape Attempts!
November 29, 2014
David Merlini recreates a brutal execution scenario used centuries ago at the Salem Witch Trials-being burned alive at the stake! Will he escape unscathed before he succumbs to the fiery inferno or, if he survives, could this be the one escape that will alter the rest of his career? Back in China, Franz Harary attempts a twist on the Houdini trunk escape by being bound and locked in a trunk that is then hoisted 80 feet above the ground. You’ll witness the nerve-wracking dramatic effects when the worst case scenario happens! Then, Jonathan Pendragon shows us his martial arts expertise first in practice and then in a display of sheer eye to hand coordination in which one slip could have disastrous results!
Description

This reality program brings viewers up close and personal with some of the most dangerous stunts ever performed by escape artists. The death-defying thrills are brought to life by some of the most dedicated and gifted performers ever to grace the screen. However, the variation of personalities that each uses to make themselves stage-friendly is what really helps seal the deal. The creative tricks just might be as dangerous and deadly as they seem, which means the pressure is always on to get out alive.

  • Premiere Date
    November 29, 2014