The Most Extreme

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  • TV-G
  • 2002
  • 5 Seasons
  • 8.3  (351)

The Most Extreme is an exhilarating and stimulating show that was aired on Animal Planet in 2002. Hosted by Adam J. Harrington, David Kleven, and David Riherd, the show explores and analyzes the fascinating world of the animal kingdom to determine which species are the most extreme in different categories.

Throughout each episode, the hosts present a list of ten animals that are ranked according to their unique abilities, characteristics, and behaviors. The categories include speed, strength, intelligence, agility, defense, and many more. The animals that are showcased on each episode vary and range from small insects to large mammals, making the show enjoyable for audiences of all ages.

The premise of the show is to discover which animal species have the most extreme abilities when compared to others. The hosts explain to the viewers how each animal's unique characteristics have helped them evolve and adapt to their environment over time. They use various scientific methods and analysis to rank the animals in their respective categories.

One of the show's highlights is the stunning cinematography that showcases the animals in their natural habitats. The footage is visually pleasing, and viewers get to see the animals in action, whether it's hunting, mating, or just going about their daily lives. The show's sound quality is also top-notch, with an immersive audio experience that puts viewers right in the middle of the animal kingdom.

Apart from being informative and educational, The Most Extreme is also entertaining, with a fast-paced editing style and an engaging narration that keeps the viewers hooked. The hosts are knowledgeable and passionate about the animal kingdom, and they provide a wealth of information and insights that leave viewers amazed and fascinated.

The show's format is simple, with each episode exploring a different category of extreme behavior among the animal kingdom. In one episode, they might focus on the fastest animals on the planet, while in another, they might look at the most intelligent animals. The top ten animals in each category are ranked in order, with the number one animal being crowned the most extreme.

The Most Extreme is not just a show for animal lovers; it is a show for anyone who is interested in nature and the wonders of the natural world. It is an excellent educational tool for children and adults, as it teaches them about the diverse range of animal behaviors and abilities that exist in the world around them.

In conclusion, The Most Extreme is a compelling and well-executed show that offers an insightful and thrilling look into the animal kingdom. With its engaging hosts, impressive footage, and informative content, the show is a must-watch for anyone interested in wildlife and nature. So, whether you're a fan of lions, tigers, bears, or even insects, The Most Extreme has something for everyone.

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Odd Couples
25. Odd Couples
February 1, 2008
A look inside the animal world at unusual relationships formed including a goby fish, which serves as a security for shrimp. Also, more examples featuring animals and humans.
Outrageous Flirts
24. Outrageous Flirts
January 25, 2008
A look at the mating habits and courtship rituals of animals, including burying beetles, elephants and scorpions.
Tough Babies
23. Tough Babies
January 18, 2008
An observation is made of the instinctive behavior for baby animals, including giraffes, Weddell seals, scorpions and ducks.
21. Gourmets
August 6, 2007
The Top 10 'gourmets' of the animal kingdom, the creatures that prepare the best food or most complex meals for themselves, are examined.
20. Transformers
July 26, 2007
Counting down the Top 10 animals that can dramatically change their appearance.
Dirty Jobs
19. Dirty Jobs
July 17, 2007
A Top 10 list of the most extreme dirty jobs in the animal kingdom.
Animal Myths
18. Animal Myths
July 12, 2007
The Top 10 myths about animals are explored, including the blindness of bats and tears of crocodiles.
Slime Balls
17. Slime Balls
July 11, 2007
The Top 10 slimiest animals are counted down.
16. Workaholics
July 10, 2007
The Top 10 hardest working creatures in the animal kingdom are counted down.
City Slickers
15. City Slickers
July 9, 2007
The Top 10 urban animals include bats, vultures, monkeys, crocodiles and hawks.
14. Appendages
July 4, 2007
Animals with unusual appendages include chameleons, snails and moles.
13. Dieters
June 28, 2007
Extremes in animal dietary needs include a creature that must eat every two hours or starve to death, and another that can go 18 years between meals.
12. Divers
June 27, 2007
Air-breathing animals that can spend extended periods of time under water are examined. Included: elephants; dugongs; water spiders.
Living Dead
11. Living Dead
June 26, 2007
A Top 10 list of animals that feign death.
Hissy Fits
10. Hissy Fits
June 25, 2007
A Top 10 list of angry animals throwing tantrums includes shrews, honey badgers, rhinos, Tasmanian devils, llamas and elephants.
9. Psychics
June 19, 2007
The Top 10 psychics of the animal kingdom.
8. Gadgets
June 12, 2007
The Top 10 animal gadgeteers include sea otters, capuchin monkeys, orangutans, digger wasps, elephants and chimpanzees.
Body Snatchers
7. Body Snatchers
June 5, 2007
The Top 10 body snatchers of the animal kingdom are examined. Included: a penguin chick taken by another mother; a songbird deceived into raising a cuckoo chick; a lung parasite in a moose.
Crazy Collectors
6. Crazy Collectors
May 29, 2007
The Top 10 hoarders of the animal kingdom, and their strange collections, including stockpiles of snail shells, spiders and moose droppings.
Freaky Fliers
5. Freaky Fliers
May 22, 2007
The Top 10 wingless flying animals are examined, including creatures that glide with their feet, ribs and stomachs.
4. Medics
May 15, 2007
The Top 10 animals that medicate themselves are examined. Included: parrots that eat clay to neutralize plant toxins; wallaby milk that is full of antibiotics.
3. Leaders
May 8, 2007
A countdown of the Top 10 animal leaders includes the one with the most followers.
2. Nightlights
May 1, 2007
Animals that generate their own light are examined.
1. Inventors
April 24, 2007
The fifth season begins with a Top 10 list of inventive animals that includes squid and beetles.
  • Premiere Date
    July 7, 2002
  • IMDB Rating
    8.3  (351)