Hunting Hitler is a History Channel series exploring the feasibility of a specific theory about the death of Adolf Hitler: that he escaped from Berlin and fled to South America where he lived out the rest of his life.
Using newly declassified FBI files from 1947, a team of specialists headed by former CIA operative Bob Baer follow leads to investigate Nazi artefacts and unearth undiscovered Nazi military equipment. They also uncover supposed Nazi hideouts and escape networks. The goal is to determine whether the notorious dictator managed to survive the war and pull-off one of the world’s greatest disappearing acts.
The series appeals to history and geography buffs alike as it examines sites across the globe in effort to find the undiscovered remains of Adolf Hitler.