Deadliest Catch

Tuesday 9:00 PM on Discovery Channel Premiered Apr 01, 2005 In Season




Episode Guide

    • Long Sleepless Nights
      Season 1 - Episode 2

      After a long sleepless night of baiting and setting crab pots, the fisherman anxiously await the captain's call to begin fishing. Each captain has a different theory on what is the optimal soak time for maximum crab. The first pot pulled of the season sets the mood. Some boats are on the crab, while others are pulling blanks. The early losers, like the Fierce Allegiance, agonize over strategy hoping to make up for a lost catch. Who's got crab and where are they is the question? Winners, like the Northwestern, try to figure out how to keep the crab coming. But for the Western Viking. Its still not time to fish. The Viking has broken bin boards in the storage tank and this present a dangerous environment for the crabs. It has to be fixed, before they can pull in their first pot. Time spent fixing costs this crew serious money. The greenhorns learn quickly, that there's no sympathy.

    • Mortal Men
      Season 4 - Episode 12
      Massive storm waves tear up the decks of the Early Dawn, North American, and Northwestern. On the Cornelia Marie, Capt. Phil injures his ribs and begins coughing blood, after he tossed from his bunk due to a wave hitting his boat but he won't head in for medical attention until his crew refuses to work any more.moreless
    • Cheating Death
      Season 3 - Episode 4
      Despite the tragedies, fatigue, equipment problems, and weather the crews push on. Boats and crews are working forty hours with no sleep, making this dangerous job even more dangerous. With the Bering Sea still claiming victims crews are questioning decisions, working who will be the next victim.
    • 7/26/11
      The Bering Sea fleet finishes the season with big pots and big paydays. The Seabrooke captain fights an agonizing illness and the Northwestern takes revenge on the Time Bandit. The Cornelia Marie comes home from what could be it's final season of fishing.
    • Pain and Paybacks
      Season 3 - Episode 3
      The Bering Sea is relentless this season, claiming one life after another. The high seas are a dangerous place to work, a deckhand on board the Wizard is badly injured causing the captain to rush back to shore.
    • Endless
      Season 6 - Episode 17
      Tension runs high on the Northwestern, as Edgar Hansen is fed up with the 22 year marathon of pain, confronts his older brother Sig. Josh Harris returns to the Cornelia Marie and the Opilio Season ends with a harrowing mayday.
    • Redemption Day
      Season 6 - Episode 14
      The Time Bandit deck descends into a chaotic power struggle On the Northwestern, Edgar takes a drastic step to be rid of his deck drudgery. Meanwhile, Mother Nature unleashes an epic storm while Phil Harris fights a battle for his life.
    • Cain and Abel
      Season 6 - Episode 13
      As the fleet struggles through their mid-season grinds, Captains turn on deckhands and deckhands turn on each other. On land, Skipper Phil battles for his life while his sons tear each other apart.
    • Lost at Sea
      Season 13 - Episode 20
      The U.S. Coast Guard desperately scours the Bering Sea for a missing crab vessel, while the fleet anxiously waits to discover the fate of its six-man crew. After a plea from his wife, Sig contemplates an early exit.
    • A Tragic Beginning
      Season 3 - Episode 1
      The 2006 Crab season is underway in Dutch Harbor, Alaska. Fishing vessels and crews are preparing for the harsh conditions they will endure. Fierce seas, high winds, and ice build-up will make this season of Deadliest Catch…deadly.
    • Valhalla
      Season 6 - Episode 15
      Captain Phil Harris loses his battle for life while the boats - unaware of the news - battle the biggest storm of the season. Eventually, eldest son Josh breaks the news to the fleet and reactions are intense and unforgettable.
    • Friends and Rivals
      Season 2 - Episode 5
      The fate of the Aleutian Ballad is relived after being slammed by that 65 foot rouge wave. Meanwhile the crews of the other boats must endure the terrible weather conditions.
    • Trials of the Greenhorns
      Season 3 - Episode 10
      Several greenhorns are put to the test as the Bering Sea's harsh winter weather deteriorates. The one on the Wizard is already faltering under the grueling working conditions; but the ones on the Northwestern and Cornelia Marie step up to prove their worth.
    • Empty Throne
      Season 6 - Episode 12
      A critically ill Phil Harris is flown to Anchorage leaving son, Josh, behind. On the Time Bandit, Andy trains a young deckhand to be a relief skipper as a jealous crew looks on.
    • The Last Lap
      Season 3 - Episode 6
      The 2006 King Crab season has come to a close, so the Captains head back to Dutch Harbor. Despite the tragedy at sea, mechanical problems, and injuries…the fishing has been good.
    • Caught in the Storm
      Season 3 - Episode 8
      A couple of days into the Opilio crab season a major storm system hits the fishing fleet. Forcing many captains to call their crews off their decks and even forces a few to head back to port because of breakdowns.
    • Cashing In
      Season 2 - Episode 12
      The end of the Opilio season is upon the fleet, and crews push hard to bring in the last of the crab. With the crab tanks full, the next task is to make it back to port…in one piece.
    • Deadliest Catch Special-Best of Season 2
      Experience the highs and lows of the second season of Discovery's hit show, Deadliest Catch.
    • A Frozen Finish
      Season 3 - Episode 12
      The 2007 Opilio season has been long, cold, dangerous, and filled with problems. The captains and their crews head to unload despite the freezing conditions, to cash in.
    • Ice and Open Water
      Season 3 - Episode 11
      The 2007 Opilio Crab season continues to march on despite the dangerous risks faced by the fleet.
    • Nowhere to Go But Down
      Season 8 - Episode 9

      It's winter in Dutch Harbor and the fleet prepares to hunt Opilio crab. The season looks promising with the quota up and the price high, but tensions rise before the lines are thrown as one deckhand quits, two brothers fight and one goes overboard.

    • Careful What You Wish For
      Season 10 - Episode 1
    • New Beginnings
      Season 3 - Episode 7
      The boats head back out on the dangerous Bering Sea as the Opilio crab season begins.
    • Bitter Tears
      Season 5 - Episode 14
      Weeks into the Opilio Season, the fleet is bone tired and desperate for home. As delirium sets in aboard the Cornelia Marie, deadly, rib-crunching mistakes are made. After weeks of relentless hazing the Wizard's greenhorn gets news from home that could send him packing. On the Northwestern, Jake receives word of a death in the family. These young men will learn that when an ocean lies between a fisherman and his family, tragedy at home spells gut-wrenching, heartbreak at sea.moreless
    • The Unforgiving Sea
      Season 3 - Episode 2
      Fishing is put on hold for boats in the area of where a fellow vessel sank, fellow fishermen search with the Coast Guard to locate survivors. Between faulty equipment and bad fishing crews are struggling with a rough start to the 2006 season.
    • The Bitter, Bloody End
      Season 8 - Episode 16

      In the finale of season 8, a deckhand makes a mistake as the opilio-crab season ends.

    • Back to the Killing Season
      Season 13 - Episode 11
    • Blown Off Course
      Season 6 - Episode 11
      Capt. Johnathan leaves the Time Bandit for warmer waters, but a phone call home brings heartache to Jake Anderson as he learns disturbing details about his father's disappearance. After the the Cornelia Marie pulls into port for an off-load, a skipper pays a tragic price for his hard living ways.
    • The Finish Line
      Season 2 - Episode 4
      The crew of the Northwestern makes a profit at Akutan Island. They make the decision to head back out to sea in search of more King Crab.
    • Bering Sea Swim Club
      Season 6 - Episode 4
      Captain Sig and Captain Phil liaison to reclaim their junior deckhands from each other with a dangerous high seas transfer. But when the young crew members submerge themselves in the bitter, treacherous tides - the plan quickly spins out of control.
    • The Final Run
      Season 1 - Episode 10
      This Opilio season has been a deadly one, with the deaths of the Big Valley crew. Boats are reaching their limit, but keep going to catch the year’s wages in 24 hours. As the last few hours tick down the second leg of the race begins, to the processing plant. Off-loading is done on a first-come-first-serve basis, decisions are critical of when to head back to port. Crab won’t last forever on a boat; their place in line would be hours or days. Days could cost thousand in dead crab.moreless
    • New Blood
      Season 7 - Episode 1
      Two new captains emerge as the 2010 king crab season begins in the Season 7 premiere.
    • Collision Course
      Season 8 - Episode 12

      The polar ice pack invades the opilio crab grounds, forcing the captains to make a decision: grab their gear and run, or keep fishing and fight the floes. Two deckhands fall victim to an ice assault; a captain's troubles are compounded by a call home.

    • 40-Foot Monsters
      40-Foot Monsters
      Season 13 - Episode 9
    • Life or Death Decision
      Season 12 - Episode 18
    • Carpe Diem, Part II
      Carpe Diem, Part II
      Season 12 - Episode 20
      Conclusion. The Time Bandit has a run-in with law enforcement; Sig torments Jake; Keith's fortunes change; Sean Dwyer fights for his father's legacy.
    • Fire at Sea Part 2
      Season 12 - Episode 16
      The crew aboard the Northwestern fight a fire in the engine room while out at sea. Elsewhere, a hefty pot goes flying after the hydraulics fail aboard the Saga.
    • Man Overboard
      Season 9 - Episode 15
    • Lunatic Fringe
      Season 11 - Episode 11
      Johnathan Hillstrand deals with a troublesome deckhand aboard the Time Bandit; Jake Anderson anticipates the birth of his child while running the Northwestern; and mechanical issues are addressed on the Cape Caution.
    • Fire at Sea Part 1
      Season 12 - Episode 15
      A fire on the Northwestern; a family emergency on the Time Bandit; a judgement call on the Cornelia Marie.
    • We Have Not Yet Begun to Fight
      Season 11 - Episode 19
      Jake acts quickly to save the Saga from sinking; Josh heads towards the ice pack; Sig and Johnathan try to retrieve their fishing gear before it is lost.
    • Raw Deal
      Season 12 - Episode 13
      Keith and Johnathan try their hand at partner fishing; Jake handles a troublesome deckhand; Zack takes a turn at being captain.
    • Storm Season
      Season 4 - Episode 9
      The Opilio season begins. A dual storm system challenges a patched Cornelia Marie and almost costs the Time Bandit two of her men. A medical emergency on one of the boats brings in the U.S. Coast Guard, but the dangerous freezing spray puts everyone's lives at risk.
    • Smoke on the Water
      Season 2 - Episode 7
      With the fierce arctic storm continuing, the Time Bandit pushes through the ruff waters with a limited amount of bait. While the Rollo and the Maverick drop their posts quickly to avoid rolling into the sub-zero waters. Meanwhile, a frustratedCornelia Marie is stuck at port and the Northwestern sticks with what works, Cod.moreless
    • Crossing the Line
      Season 3 - Episode 9
      Forced back to port because of a blown engine, the Northwestern, a week behind is now back on the fishing grounds. Capt. Sig hopes that putting all of his gear far north will pay off.
    • On the Edge
      Season 2 - Episode 9
      The Time Bandit finds the ice pack that the rest of the other ships are avoiding, while the Rollo fishes through nasty weather. The Maverick must work through a flu epidemic and the Cornelia Marie has trouble finding the Crab. Now the Northwestern switches from Cod to Opilio Crab.
    • Deadliest Catch Special-Best of Season 1
      In this two hour special, Discovery takes a look back at all of the highs and lows of first season of Deadliest Catch. Also included in this special is an interview of the only survivor of the Big Valley sinking.
    • Deadliest Catch Special-Behind the Scenes
      A protrayal of the documentary filmmakers that stand side-by-side with the crabbers.
    • Old Age and Treachery
      Season 7 - Episode 3
      Jake Harris learns how to drive the Cornelia Marie; a dangerous situation unfolds aboard the Wizard as a crew mate gets caught in the line.
    • Bering Sea Salvation
      Season 3 - Episode 5
      The bright light at the end of the 2006 King Crab season is upon the fleet. Captains and crews muster up one final push for dropping gear, hauling pots in and getting crab off the boats.
    • No Mercy
      Season 4 - Episode 5
      The seas are rough and they'll only get rougher.The Time Bandit has a dangerous electrical short. On the Cornelia Marie, Phil's health deteriorates. The Early Dawn boats driving with a sleeping greenhorn at the wheel.
    • On the Crab
      Season 2 - Episode 3
      With Mother Nature in full force, crews decide to stick it out in search of Alaskan Gold.
    • Race Against the Ice
      Season 2 - Episode 11
      The Rollo and the Maverick have off loaded their crab, a miscalculation sends a Captain into a frenzy. A race back to the crab grounds is underway to see who can bring home the crab.
    • Behind the Scenes: Season 6
      Behind the Scenes: Season 6
      Season 6 - Episode 16
      A Deadliest Catch cameraman faces every grueling hour with his subjects. In this behind the scenes special, one cameraman battles life-threatening seasickness, while another is forced to produce the story of his life.
    • On the Rocks
      Season 10 - Episode 5
    • So You Wanna Be a Boat Owner...
      Season 9 - Episode 13
    • Legend of the Cornelia Marie
      Season 11 - Episode 2
      Josh Harris learns what it takes to be a boat owner. Also, the story behind the Cornelia Marie is revealed.
    • Fresh Blood
      Season 4 - Episode 13
      When Capt. Phil heads for the hospital for the treatment of his spitting up blood, Murray takes command of the Cornelia Marie and struggles with his new duties. The Northwestern's crane strains to its breaking points and put the boat peril. The Wizard goes through a serious leak and Moi, the boat's greenhorn, gets the axe.moreless
    • Man Overboard
      Season 1 - Episode 6
      One boat is sunk and the crew is missing, there are Good Samaritan boats still fishing the icy waters for survivors. News of the tragedy travels fast, boats to far out to sea decide to keep fishing. There are still 170 boats at sea looking for “Alaskan Gold”, before long tragedy strikes again. The radio blares a frantic call for help, a deckhand has fallen overboard. Death takes another fisherman; crews remain on edge while they continue to chase America’s deadliest catch.moreless
    • Dead of Winter
      Season 1 - Episode 5
      For Opilio crab season 171 boats come out of Dutch Harbor, Alaska to hunt for crab. Some boats will sail as far as 450 miles to find “Alaskan Gold”. This season will be plagued with bad weather, repairs and death. One captain is forced to turn back for repairs, which is costing him money. An emergency signal rings for a sister boat and the radios are blaring with gale warnings. Ice is a deadly problem at sea ice build up can capsize a boat. At noon the Opilio crab season begins!

    • A New Hunt Begins
      Season 2 - Episode 6
      A new crab season beings and this time its the Opilio Crab season. As the crews and the ships return to Dutch Harbor in January, they prep their ships in hopes that this new season will be better than the last one.
    • Day of Reckoning
      Day of Reckoning
      Season 5 - Episode 17
      For two decades the Alaskan crab fleet has been haunted by the legendary "Black Sunday" storm-a day with seas so fierce that many maydays hailed over the radio. Now, history repeats itself! A massive arctic storm slams the crab fleet. Captain Harry on the Incentive recounts the barrage of waves from Black Sunday and watches the same lethal conditions pound his boat. On the Cornelia Marie, Captain Phil relives the day when he feared he would not return to his family. Now, the Coast Guard must race to save a boat splintering against jagged rocks-before the next mayday pulls them away. With most of the Coast Guard assets deployed, the Skippers are forced to fend for themselves.moreless
    • Skipper Harris in Training
      Season 10 - Episode 9
    • Fisherman's Daughter
      Season 10 - Episode 10
      A major hydraulic leak threatens the Time Bandit.
    • The Darkened Seas
      Season 6 - Episode 10

      The Coast Guard helicopter continues an attempted rescue in dangerous seas. The deck of the Time Bandit becomes a deadly gauntlet of heavy, falling ice chunks while on the Cornelia Marie, the skipper's son reveals a dark secret.

    • I Smell a Nightmare
      Season 7 - Episode 16
      As Opilio season winds down, two exhausted crewmen on the Time Bandit nearly come to blows. The skippers of the Seabrooke and Cornelia Marie both suffer debilitating injuries and the captain of the Wizard erupts and physically assaults an unlikely victim.
    • Fearless Leaders
      Season 8 - Episode 14

      One of the worst icing events in history recedes making it possible for some of the boats to return. One boat suffers a total blackout while navigating an iceberg minefield, Elliott gets a rude awakening and a greenhorn learns a deadly lesson.

    • Proving Grounds
      Season 7 - Episode 2
      Across the Bering Sea crab fleet, bad fishing causes high tensions and low morale as empty pots whittle away profits and nerves among the men.
    • No Second Chances
      Season 5 - Episode 9

      The fleet arrives on the Opi Grounds and boats struggle with ice, big seas, and bad information to hunt down the crab. A skipper regrets sending his men out in savage weather to save the boat -- but there are no second chances on the Bering Sea. On the Time Bandit, old family grounds are barren and Skipper Andy risks moving his pots North, next to the ice. On the NorthwesternSkipper Sig hits big crab and big seas. On the Cornelia Marie the major battles are between crew members. And on the Incentive, a new boat to the show, anger and frustration also reigns. It's a brutal start to a brutal Opilio Season.

    • High Hopes
      Season 1 - Episode 7
      The Bering Sea has claimed the lives of six fishermen less than a day into the Opilio crab season. Crab pots have been soaking for 12 hours, despite the loss of human life they begin to pull pots. Hopes are high as the weather changes again, for the better. Fishing is easier for the first time this deadly season; the Bearing Sea is calm at the moment.moreless
    • As Catch as Catch Can
      Season 4 - Episode 15
      The Arctic ice pack descends on the fleet as they make their final runs. Both the crews of the Northwestern and Wizard battle freezing spray. The Cornelia Marie's crew suffers from "Bering Sea dementia" while the Time Bandit's crew is at its breaking point.
    • Greenhorns
      Season 1 - Episode 1
      The Deadliest Job in America is claimed to be crab fishing on the Bering Sea. Some 1,500 fishermen and a fleet of 250 boats have come to Dutch Harbor, Alaska for the 2005 Alaskan King crab season. There are 14 million pounds of crab available for the fishermen to bring home. A good season can make one man a year's salary in just a few days!

      The season starts and the boats are off! Problems and fish guts is the name if the game! Every man will work harder and pull longer hours just to grab a piece of an $80 million prize.
    • The Final Hour
      Season 4 - Episode 16
      As the Oppie season drawls to the end the captains race to catch the last of their remaining quotas, battling ice and equipment issues. The Time Bandit's Scottie makes a near fatal mistake working the hydraulic system. An ominous message comes across the radio as the men head for home ports.moreless
    • The Clock is Ticking
      Season 1 - Episode 9
      Opilio crab season is eighty-four hours old, and the hunt for “Alaskan Gold” intensifies as rumors fly about the season closure. This rumor pushes the crews harder, so boats are wondering where to put the extra crab. Other boats are just now hitting “the sweet spot,” and trying to make up for lost time. Crews are getting fatigued and the pending closure of the season pushes the men harder. The men fish in a derby-style competition; this will be the last year fishing like this. Everyone wants to make this last run, the best!moreless
    • Pribilof Stare
      Season 2 - Episode 10
      The freezing weather and the dangerous icing takes its toll on board the Cornelia Marie, when one of its deckhands, Dave Gilbert becomes the first victim, by falling on the deck. Also the Time Bandit atempts to navigates the northern ice pack and the Maverick must attempt a jury-rig repair of the shattered stiff arm.moreless
    • Lady Luck
      Season 1 - Episode 3
      Plagued with problems for various boats, they crews are working nonstop to get as much crab as they can. The crews come upon hour 42 of the Alaskan king crab season and the pressure is mounting. Not helping matters any is the fact that the Alaskan Department of Fish and Game is closing the season early. With only 24 hours left to get pots out of the water, they either find crab or risk a huge financial setback for the year.moreless
    • Striking Out
      Season 4 - Episode 2
      Everyone ships looking to get some good crab numbers this season, but the Bearing Sea won't let them off so easy. A new greenhorn for the Wizard starts falling apart after only 48 hours of working. Meamwhile the Early Dawn countines to fish for Brown King Crab.
    • Unsafe and Unsound
      Season 4 - Episode 4
      As the king crab season endures cracks on the boats are starting to appear in the name of Greenhorns, skippers, and family fishing dynasties. On Northwestern, Sig and Edgar have a "last man standing" contest to see who can fish the longest without sleep. Time Bandit's, Cpat. Johnathan has a brush with death.
    • Stay Focused or Die
      Season 5 - Episode 3
      The fleet is still dialing into the crab, and already a typhoon has taken its toll. A boat has sunk -- and bone-chilling accounts of the fate of its men relay around the fleet. As soon as the weather clears, the skippers of the Time Bandit, Cornelia Marie, Wizard and Northwestern send their men right back to fishing. On a crab boat, there's no time to dwell on tragedy. Hauling and setting pots is treacherous work and if the crews don't stay focused on their work, they could die.moreless
    • Ends of the Earth
      Season 5 - Episode 13
      When the fleet gets word of great fishing by the ice pack, the chase is on to the ends of the earth! Two egos collide, when Keith and Phil fight over fishing turf. Sick of hauling mangled, barnacle-ridden crab down south, Captain Harry on the Incentive faces his fears and climbs north to frozen waters. While aboard the Northwestern, Sig pushes his crew and himself to the edge of insanity with a sleepless, 38 hour grind. Hellacious hours and missing pots-a journey to the far north will push these men over the edge.moreless
    • Arctic Quest
      Season 6 - Episode 5
      A monster storm stands between the Time Bandit and their final offload. While on the Northwestern, a maniacal skipper heads into Arctic seas to hunt down the planet's most elusive crab, the Blue King Crab.
    • Slow Burn
      Season 6 - Episode 1
      The 2009 King crab season begins with tensions at an all time high. One deckhand threatens to quit, while another sets his pre-mature sights on the wheelhouse. When the captains gather for their annual meeting, a line is crossed.
    • Frontier Medicine
      Season 7 - Episode 11
      As the fleet battles an epic arctic hurricane, focus shifts from strategy to survival. Ice and injuries have the captains considering desperate measures. With the fishing in question, only one thing remains certain: there will be blood.
    • Deadliest Catch Special: Behind the Scenes season 5
      It?s the ultimate TV gig - on a set that can kill. A fisherman measures success by catching crab and staying alive. For the Deadliest Catch crew, success is measured by capturing the Bering Sea?s most harrowing, jaw-dropping stories - no matter the risk.
    • Birds, Bones and Blood
      Season 7 - Episode 12
      As another winter storm rips through the crab grounds, the Ramblin' Rose makes an all-or-nothing gamble, the Time Bandit courts danger at the dock and a crewman on the Northwestern suffers a bloody, nose-breaking blow.
    • Weak Links
      Season 8 - Episode 3

      Halfway through the King crab gauntlet, the beaten-down crews must dig deep to get over the midseason hump. As the crab counts dwindle and the weak fall by the wayside, the skippers give their youngest deckhands a choice: step up or step off.

    • Turf War
      Season 8 - Episode 2

      With the fleet split, a tale of two fisheries emerges. On the Blue grounds, a captains' bet has the boats jockeying for position. On the Red grounds, a returning veteran quickly proves his worth, while another boat copes with a fallen deckhand.

    • Landlocked
      Season 8 - Episode 13

      The ice pack has a choke hold on the Bering Sea opilio grounds. Nearly iced up, captains across the fleet must make the call to stay or go. Some run from the ice, and others stay to battle the elements for the hope of a record-breaking payday.

    • Dagger in the Back
      Season 9 - Episode 2

      It's cloak and dagger time on the Bering Sea as Keith and Junior form a covert alliance. The Northwestern crew knocks out their rocky string but then faces a surprise challenge. Elliot finally debuts his new boat on the dangerous blue crab grounds.

    • No Exit
      Season 8 - Episode 11

      Across the fleet, captains battle the descending polar ice pack to save their pots, and it's a losing war. The Northwestern and Wizard struggle to escape St. Paul harbor, while the rest of the fleet scrambles to keep their opilio season alive.

    • Release the Beast
      Season 8 - Episode 15

      The two brothers get themselves into a situation; ice makes it tough for the ships to return to the Bering Sea.

    • I Don't Wanna Die
      Season 8 - Episode 7

      A hurricane threatens the fleet.

    • Cornelia Marie Blue
      Season 10 - Episode 8
      Opilio-crab season kicks off; Josh Harris brings back the Cornelia Marie; and Sig's daughter asks him to take her fishing.
    • Darwin's Law
      Season 10 - Episode 3
      Mechanical malfunctions and severe weather test the captains' resolve.
    • Shut-Out
      Season 10 - Episode 13
      A blown prop causes trouble on the Time Bandit.
    • The Storm of the Season
      Season 9 - Episode 9
    • Goodbye Jake
      Season 9 - Episode 7
    • You'll Know My Name Is the Lord...
      Season 10 - Episode 16
    • Rise and Fall
      Season 8 - Episode 10

      With unrelenting northerly winds bearing down on the fleet, every skipper steels himself for battle with the descending polar ice pack. And as temperatures drop on the grounds, tempers on deck flare up.

    • Episode 16
      Episode 16
      Season 13 - Episode 18
    • Episode 7
      Episode 7
      Season 10 - Episode 7
      A career is threatened; a captain struggles to check in to rehab.
    • The Russian Line
      Season 13 - Episode 10
      Competition doubles when the quota is cut in half; and three captains arrive early for the winter season, but Johnathan goes one step further and plots a dangerous 600-mile course to Russia.
    • Bad Moon
      Season 13 - Episode 5
    • 450 Mile Storm
      Season 13 - Episode 16
      Sig, Johnathan and Jake attempt to run from a second arctic hurricane, but Keith refuses to heed the warnings. Stress-induced chest pains threaten the remainder of Sig's season.
    • Heavy Lies The Crown
      Season 11 - Episode 8
      Sig gives Jake a lesson in being a boat captain on the Northwestern; a prank is played on John from the Time Bandit; and Josh deals with his crew aboard the Cornelia Marie.
    • A Brotherhood Tested, Part II
      A Brotherhood Tested, Part II
      Season 11 - Episode 4
      Conclusion.The crab quota is increased causing the crews to scramble to bring back the goods. Also, a boat is stolen and an unusual alliance is made.
    • A Brotherhood Tested
      Season 11 - Episode 1
    • I'm the Captain
      Season 11 - Episode 18
      The ice pack descends into the fishing grounds creating a rush for the captains as they race to finish out their season.
    • First Timers
      Season 12 - Episode 2
      Sean Dwyer and his crew prepare for their first crab season on the Brenna A; Jake makes a mistake; Wild Bill deals with a deckhand; Keith gets support from Johnathon Hillstrand.
    • New Beginnings
      New Beginnings
      Season 12 - Episode 4
    • Beastmode
      Season 11 - Episode 17
    • Hail Mary
      Season 9 - Episode 16
      The Deadliest Catch Captains swap strategies for dealing with the unexpected on the Bering Sea. At this point in the season, Sig, Andy, Keith, Johnathan, and Wild Bill are like football coaches in the fourth quarter.
    • Best of Season 7
      Best of Season 7
      Season 7 - Episode 20
      New blood, old wounds and rivalries that never die. For some it's a season of change; for others, a chance to make a name for themselves, but some things remain constant: the perilous, icy waters of the Bering Sea and most dangerous job in the world...
    • 5-Year Storm Part. 2
      Season 11 - Episode 14
    • Bite the Hand
      Season 11 - Episode 15
      Jake asks Sig for help after the fleet is hit by another storm; Josh Harris sets out for the fishing grounds late; Keith and Wild Bill struggle with their greenhorns.
    • Death of Nice
      Death of Nice
      Season 12 - Episode 14
      Sean Dwyer is forced to bring down his dad's law on a deckhand. Elsewhere, Josh faces off against Casey, Sig's crew grind through a haul, and Keith works with his new greenhorns.
    • Into the Gale
      Season 12 - Episode 11
      The captains face the biggest storm of the season as they gamble on big hauls during the winter crab season.
    • Breaking Mandy
      Season 10 - Episode 14
      Andy faces a tough decision.
    • New Captain on the Block
      Season 11 - Episode 12
      Jake Anderson takes over captain duties on the Saga; Andy Hillstrand returns to the Time Bandit; Keith makes an interesting addition to his team aboard the Wizard.
    • Hell's Bells
      Season 11 - Episode 10
    • The Bait: The Home Stretch
      Season 9 - Episode 18
      The Bering Sea Crab Captains prepare for the two-hour season finale of Deadliest Catch by discussing the biggest stories of the season so far and looking ahead to next year.
    • The Perfect Storm
      The Perfect Storm
      Season 11 - Episode 10
    • Super Typhoon Part 2
      Season 11 - Episode 7
      Conclusion. A super typhoon hits the fishing grounds forcing the captains to decide between facing the danger or heading back to land.
    • Wasted Talent
      Season 11 - Episode 8
      Elliot Neese makes a life-changing decision aboard the Saga while Jake Anderson works hard to keep up with his new responsibilities aboard the Northwestern.
    • Million-Dollar-Bet
      Season 12 - Episode 5
      Jake Anderson tries a dangerous short cut with only one working engine on the boat; Casey and Josh perform surgery at sea; Edgar Hansen captains the ship while his son Eric works as greenhorn; Captain Keith turns his life around.
    • Ship of Iron, Men of Steel
      Season 9 - Episode 14
    • 100% Injury Rate
      Season 12 - Episode 7
      Sean Dwyer chooses between crab and a childhood friend. Also, Wild Bill questions his son's status as a crabber and man.
    • Super Typhoon Part 1
      Season 11 - Episode 6
    • Kicking Off With a Bang
      Season 9 - Episode 8
    • Sabotage
      Season 10 - Episode 15
      A saboteur creates trouble for the Cape Caution; Josh and Casey struggle to control their crew.
    • Women Drivers
      Season 10 - Episode 12
      Sig puts Mandy at the helm; Josh is threatened by a rebellion.
    • Prodigal Son
      Season 11 - Episode 5
      The Time Bandit and Wizard set aside their rivalry and work together to bring in a payload of crab. Elsewhere, a difficult lesson is learned aboard the Cornelia Marie.
    • Blood & Guts
      Season 12 - Episode 17
      The crew of the Northwestern deal with the aftermath of the fire that started in the ship's wheelhouse. Elsewhere, a fallout occurs aboard the Wizard and a bet is lost on the Brenna A.
    • Episode 6
      Episode 6
      Season 13 - Episode 6
    • Poisoned at Sea
      Season 13 - Episode 7
      A big decision weighs on Sig Hansen; rookie captain Sean Dwyer gambles on a new venture with a new crew; and Jake Anderson struggles to replace a lost anchor before his quota is taken away.
    • Hurricane Alley
      Season 13 - Episode 12
      When the Arctic opens up its winter wrath, the first of multiple back-to-back hurricanes descends on the fleet. Later, spotty fishing and mutiny also converge to create the perfect storm.
    • 5-Year Storm Part. 1
      Season 11 - Episode 13
      The Cape Caution is hit by a giant wave during a storm. Also, the crew of The Wizard deals with a leak and the Saga is nearly capsized.
    • Best of Season 6
      Best of Season 6
      Season 6 - Episode 18
      Season 6 highlights.
    • Episode 15
      Episode 15
      Season 13 - Episode 17
    • Uncharted Territory
      Season 13 - Episode 1
      In the Season 13 premiere, the crabs have vanished, igniting a hunt to save the fleet's way of life; Sig resumes the helm after a major heart attack; Bill debuts his own new boat in a crisis season; and a rescue is attempted for a heart-attack victim.
    • Sig Hansen Legacy
      Season 12 - Episode 19
    • The Ultimatum
      Season 11 - Episode 3
      A fire threatens the Cornelia Marie; Keith has a showdown with his crew on the Wizard; Sig receives a shocking surprise aboard the Northwestern.
    • Beat the Clock
      Season 1 - Episode 4
      Time is ticking away, and crews race the clock to get all the crab they can into the holding tanks. Between bad luck and mechanical problems, some captains are facing a financial nightmare. The captains must bring in a certain about of crab just to cover their cost, not to mention make the crew money.

      With the midnight deadline upon the crews, they race to get holding tanks unloaded. Once the boats reach the processing plants, they are unloaded on a first-come, first-serve basis. All the while captains know a few minutes can mean the difference in getting unloaded right away, or waiting in the harbor. A long wait means that crab could die, which would costing them money!
    • Good Fishing
      Season 1 - Episode 8
      With calm seas and unusually warm weather three days of record catches for the fleet have crew seeing dollar signs. One boat has a huge problem that leaves them vulnerable in the Bering Sea; they scramble to return to fishing. Day four of the Opilio season gets underway, with high numbers still coming in, rumors fly of early closure. Captains are speculating when the quota will be met and the season closed.moreless
    • Man vs. Ice
      Season 2 - Episode 8
      Fights break out on the Maverick and the Rollo, due to fact of fray nerves that is being caused by two factors, bad crabs and long days. Meanwhile the Time Bandit, despite the artic onslaught, presses northward and Sig wakes up from a short nap to find out that his ship is lost.moreless
    • Everything On The Line
      Season 5 - Episode 1
      The 2008 King crab fleet faces huge stakes - before boats even cast off. Skippers Keith and Phil could be sidelined by life threatening illnesses and all the boats are in debt from summer repairs. A skipper is pressured to take a potentially fatal risk.
    • Seas of Misery
      Season 5 - Episode 10
      It's week three of the Opilio Crab Season. Long hours and miserable conditions already have the crabbers turning on each other. Boat-crushing ice stands between one skipper and the safety of harbor.
    • False Pass
      Season 6 - Episode 6
      A white knuckle, boat-crippling passage stands between the Time Bandit and their final offload. A maniacal skipper risks mutiny in the hunt for a rare crab species.
    • Red Skies in the Morning
      Season 5 - Episode 2
      It's week 2 of the season, and boats are hunting down the elusive King crab. A vicious storm kicks up and a Mayday goes out. The Skippers are glued to their radios - waiting to hear the fate of 11 brother fishermen in distress on another boat.
    • Graduation Day
      Season 7 - Episode 8
      The King Crab season ends with an arctic storm; the Time Bandit crew plays a prank on the Northwestern; a revered fisherman makes an exit.
    • Deadliest Catch Special- Best of Season 3

      The highlights of Season 3 of Deadliest Catch.
      Return to Dutch Harbor, Alaska with the Best of Season 3 as 7 fishing vessels and their extraordinary crews search for crab in the Bering Sea. Join the captains and crew as we follow their journey for fortune, fight grueling weather, and witness ...

    • Payback Time
      Season 5 - Episode 8
      The 2008 King crab season is over with and It's the start of the 2009 Opilio Crab Season. Anything the Bering Sea held back during King Season is now being paid out in spades. The skippers have their eyes on the oncoming ice pack -- but it's a lethal, 40-foot rogue wave that's on the hunt.moreless
    • Heading Out to Sea
      Season 2 - Episode 1
      Back out on the Bering Sea, the crews set sail for this round of crab fishing. With new rules and more time to fish, the stakes are still high.
    • The Aftermath
      Season 8 - Episode 8

      In the aftermath of an arctic hurricane, the fleet struggles to reach the finish line of a brutal king crab season. Poor fishing and quarreling crews make this final push a painful one for every man on the Bering Sea.

    • It's Not All Mai Tais and Yahtzee
      Season 7 - Episode 13
      A loose pot turns into a half-ton wrecking ball on the Kodiak, while a crewman on the Seabrooke is nearly crushed by ice. On the Cornelia Marie, the new skipper courts mutiny with a move to untested fishing grounds.
    • Get 'Em Back Safe!
      Season 4 - Episode 1
      It's the beginning of a new king crab season and everyone's looking to cash in. Some boats are slow to start but eventually get to catching some king crab.
    • The Hook
      Season 8 - Episode 4

      Past the halfway point of the King Crab season, man and machine alike show signs of wear under the brutal hand of the Bering Sea. While repairs can be made to the equipment, the fishermen must dig deep to soldier on in a place where nature rules.

    • Vital Signs
      Season 8 - Episode 6

      As king crab season nears the finish line, the crew of The Wizard faces a life or death situation as a deckhand collapses and struggles to hold on. Catching crab suddenly becomes secondary to a fight for survival on the harsh Bering Sea.

    • Lockout
      Season 5 - Episode 11
      After weeks battling the brutal freezing spray, forty foot waves, and sub-zero temperatures, skippers have begun plugging their boats with Opilio crab. As they race to St. Paul harbor for offload, they face the 250,000 square mile arctic ice pack stands in their way and their paid day.Long hours and inhuman conditions already have the crabbers turning on each other. One skipper needs to deliver his crab but boat-crushing ice stands between his vessel and the safety of harbor. On the Northwestern, the bitter temperatures have the Jr. Deckhand showing signs of strain. While on the Wizard, Skipper Keith is still reeling from the after-affects of a monster wave that banged up his crew. On the Time Bandit the crab is crawling on board, but one old Deckhand wants to crawl off. A sea of misery surrounds the fleet -- and the season isn't even half over.moreless
    • Changing Tides
      Season 4 - Episode 14
      The Northwestern fights the ice pack. The Wizard sets off with tempers flaring and a new greenhorn. Phil's future on the Cornelia Marie is questionable, so the crew struggles on without their captain. The Time Bandit has a near fatal mistake and a tough choice.
    • Exit Wounds
      Season 7 - Episode 6
      Mutiny on the Cornelia Marie; a rogue wave imperils the Time Bandit; the Kodiak crew suffers breakdowns; a deckhand angers the Wizard skipper.
    • Blonde Ambition
      Season 10 - Episode 11
      Mandy receives training from the Northwestern crew.
    • We're Not Gonna Take It
      Season 9 - Episode 11
      The fleet's weathered the storm, but the crab are still off the bite. Desperate to make their offload dates, captains mercilessly grind their crews, but some deckhands sick of being bullied when they're not making any cash aren't gonna take it.
    • Family Affair
      Season 10 - Episode 2
      A massive arctic storm causes headaches for the fleet.
    • Mutiny on the Bering Sea
      Season 9 - Episode 1

      It's October in Dutch Harbor Alaska, and after a devastating 2011 opilio season, every ship in the fleet is looking to make a comeback in the 2012 king crab season.

    • Fist to the Face
      Season 9 - Episode 7

      On the Northwestern, Jake's dark secret sets off a fistfight that throws Edgar's new captaincy into jeopardy.Tempers flare on the Saga and Seabrooke when Elliott grows wise to Junior's devious ways.

    • Blood in the Morning
      Season 9 - Episode 3
    • When Hell Freezes Over
      Season 6 - Episode 7
      The Cornelia Marie runs aground and Skipper Phil faces another massive repair and anxiety about a delayed season. On the winter crab grounds, the Skippers run into a huge ice storm. They're forced to dump icy pots far from their honey holes,or capsize.
    • Glory Days
      Season 6 - Episode 9
      The Cornelia Marie gambles on the Bering Sea's most difficult fishing grounds. Meanwhile the Time Bandit is in emergency mode with a starboard list. Else where, a boat calls the Coast Guard for a man suffering from a heart attack.
    • Sea Change
      Season 7 - Episode 9
      Massive change strikes every returning boat as Opilio Season begins. Edgar finally says goodbye to the Northwestern, a new captain boards the Cornelia Marie and the entire fleet is shut down by one of the largest arctic storms in history.
    • Breaking Point
      Season 7 - Episode 4
      A serious injury forces a crewmember to his bunk after the crane breaks on the Kodiak, while the Seabrooke's greenhorn has a mental breakdown. The crew of the Cornelia Marie must put aside their differences to seek cover from a massive Bering Sea storm.
    • Down to the Wire
      Season 5 - Episode 7
      The king crab season is down to the wire and skippers are desperate to top off their quotas. It's looking bleak as crews pick through bone-yards of fished out grounds. Some boats dig deep for an end of season sprint, while other boats only scrape by. On the Northwestern, skipper Sig is forced to radio fish in the 11th hour. On the Cornelia Marie, skipper Murray tries to maintain control as simmering crew frustrations boil over. The Time Bandit has already ended their season, but they're contenders to claim the captains' wager. In the end, some men will glory in big pay offs -- while others will be glad just to have survived.moreless
    • 6/30/09
      Late into the season, each skipper faces his own personal brand of hell. Frozen crab, frozen gear, and a frozen harbor chill the hearts of even the most callous fishermen. On the Cornelia Marie, Skipper Phil gambles on the theory that air bubbles on the water means crabs are farting down below. On the Time Bandit, Captain Andy enters St. Paul harbor-now frozen enough to walk across. Five pack-a-day smoker Sig Hansen tries his hand at quitting the habit. When a huge storm kicks up he takes his stress out on his crew. Aboard the Wizard, Captain Keith demands an answer from his greenhorn: "Are you in or out?" It's a season where very crab has been paid for in headaches-but the rising seas and oncoming ice-pack could make things worse.moreless
    • No Season for Old Men
      Season 4 - Episode 8
      As the king crab season comes to an end, a totally exhausted crew fills the Northwestern's crab tanks to the brim. Cornelia Marie has a blackout. North American does a "Hail Mary". Wizard and Time Bandit race for the "String of the Week" prize.
    • Breaking 'Em In
      Season 6 - Episode 2
      It's week two of King season and a storm looms as the fleet hauls their first crab. One greenhorn cramps up after just a few pots, while two junior deckhands are tested on unfamiliar boats. But it's the veteran deckhands that try the Skippers? patience.
    • Seeking the Catch
      Season 4 - Episode 7
      As the King Crab season drawls to a close, a mass amounts of stinging jellyfish by catch in unfilled pots add insult to injury. The Cornelia Marie could face losing their captain for good. The crew mistakes onboard Northwestern could be costly.
    • Sea Tested
      Season 6 - Episode 3
      It's the third week of hunting King crab and Captain Phil's and Captain Sig's experiment in trading junior deckhands comes to a close. The young crew members are tested by big waves and cruel pranks until the end.
    • Last Damn Arctic Storm
      Season 13 - Episode 20
    • Episode 17
      Episode 17
      Season 13 - Episode 19
    • The Final Battle
      Season 9 - Episode 17
      The younger generation is put to the test as the fleet races to finish a grueling opilio season. As defiance on the Wizard turns brother against brother, an accident brings one crabber's career to a gruesome end.
    • Arctic Mega Storm
      Season 13 - Episode 13
    • Dead-Stick
      Season 13 - Episode 15
      Sig's stress takes a toll; Sean tries to dock in a hurricane; Keith is left dead-stick in massive seas; Jake motivates a defiant hand; and Johnathan rolls the dice by Russia.
    • Legends of the Bering Sea, Part II
      Legends of the Bering Sea, Part II
      Season 12 - Episode 10
    • Proving Grounds
      Season 12 - Episode 12
      Rookie skipper Sean Dwyer decides to wait out the arctic storm before setting out on his first trip.
    • Staying Afloat
      Staying Afloat
      Season 13 - Episode 7
      Johnathan and Andy Hillstrand fish together for the last time; and a fist fight tests Jake's resolve, while heavy winds and a snapped anchor threaten to wreck his boat.
    • Down in Flames
      Season 13 - Episode 3
    • Zero Hour
      Season 11 - Episode 9
      The King crab season nears its end and the fishermen step up the pace to bring in their quota.
    • New Blood, Old Wounds
      Season 11 - Episode 16
      Wild Bill makes the call for a medical evacuation during an emergency. Also, Jake tries to redeem himself to Sig and Keith deals with sick greenhorns.
    • Seismic Shift
      Season 13 - Episode 2
    • Legend of the Wizard
      Season 12 - Episode 7
    • No Good Deed...
      Season 12 - Episode 3
      Wild Bill bails Josh Harris out of trouble; Sean Dwyer is tested; Johnathan Hillstrand leans on his crew to turn around his luck.
    • Swedish Twins
      Season 12 - Episode 6
    • Falling Down
      Season 10 - Episode 6
      An alleged felon is trapped at sea.
    • Alien Abduction
      Season 8 - Episode 5

      Past the halfway point of the King Crab season, man and machine alike show signs of wear under the brutal hand of the Bering Sea. While repairs can be made to the equipment, the fishermen must dig deep to soldier on in a place where nature rules.

    • Cold War
      Season 12 - Episode 8
      The Northwestern comes to the brink of mutiny. Elsewhere, drunk deckhands put the Saga at risk, captain Johnathan gambles big to end his season, and Freddie Maugatai honors his skipper.
    • Racing the Clock
      Season 4 - Episode 6
      With the king crab season nearly over, everyone's feeling the pressure. Captains are pushing their boats and their crews to the breaking point.
    • A Number Game
      Season 4 - Episode 3
      The King crab season is well under way, but ships and people are already showing signs of weakness; The Northwestern has a mechanical breakdown, the Wizard's greenhorns are lost in the midst of work and the Cornelia Marie's captain's health is failing which greatly affects the crew.
    • Deadline
      Season 5 - Episode 6
      A new deadline is set: an upcoming drop in the price of king crab has the skippers rushing to finish their season. But crew battles and a fierce arctic storm block the way. The Wizard and the Time Bandit survive savage weather to haul in gold, while on the Cornelia Marie, relief skipper Murray proves that not everyone is cut out to find the crab. On the Northwestern, greenhorn Jake rages at his mentor, Edgar, and on the tiny Lisa Marie, poor crab and bullying drive a deckhand to the brink.moreless
    • Pirate School
      Season 7 - Episode 14
      A captain and deckhand clash on the Cornelia Marie over a crippling lack of bait, while skipper Elliott Neese attempts to fix a possible season-ending breakdown and the Time Bandit's soft-spoken greenhorn goes to the Hillstrand's "Pirate School".
    • A Wing and a Prayer
      Season 7 - Episode 5
      Two crewmembers nearly come to blows on the Northwestern while a deckhand on the Wizard falls asleep at the wheel and sends the boat steaming blindly toward a fleet of nearby vessels.
    • Put up or Shut up
      Season 5 - Episode 4
      It's week four of king crab season. Seven souls have perished, but the fishermen soldier on in the hunt for crab. Gruelling hours and vicious hazing test the Greenhorns, and some start to crack. On the Wizard, the rookie fights to maintain dignity as the deckboss shreds him to the core. On the Northwestern, Jake Anderson gets a shot at running the hydro, and learns that operating them puts the lives of the crew in his hands. The 78-ft Lisa Marie also arrives with something to prove. The smallest boat in the fleet has a young crew with some mighty big mouths. For all of these newcomers, it¹s time to put up... or shut up.moreless
    • The Crooke & The Tangler
      Season 9 - Episode 4
      On the crowded blue crab grounds, a high seas showdown between the Saga and Seabrooke takes an unexpected turn. On the Northwestern, Captain Sig must make a tough decision about his brother's future, while the Time Bandit has a close call in False Pass.
    • Judgment Day
      Season 9 - Episode 5
    • Batten Down the Hatches
      Season 2 - Episode 2
      With the weather calm on the Bering Sea the fleet takes full advantage. With a storm brewing out at sea, the decision to stay or run needs to be made.
    • Listing Lover
      Season 9 - Episode 12
    • Deadliest Catch Behind the Scene Special - Season 4
      A look at the producers and cameraman that flimed the 4th season of Deadliest Catch.
    • The Bait: Midseason Kings
      Season 9 - Episode 6
      The Deadliest Catch Captains discuss the season so far, and look ahead to tonight's episode. The fleet is halfway through King Crab season, and tensions are rising. Elliot is on the crab, Junior shows his dark side, and Wild Bill has crew problems.
    • Winter is Coming
      Season 12 - Episode 9
      An arctic storm hits the fleet with hurricane-like winds that rile up the sea.
    • Deadliest Catch - Best of Season 5 Opilio Crab
      Ice and storms threaten to end the 2009 Opilio crab season before it starts. But for one competitive skipper, no weather report can keep him in port. One killer wave is a harbinger for a season of maydays and smashed boats.
    • Deadliest Catch - Best of Season 5 King Crab
      The Bering Sea can be deadly in many ways - from lethal weather to endless stress. In the 2008 King crab season, the skippers and deckhands are turning on each other. But the brotherhood of the sea holds strong when disaster strikes during a lethal storm
    • Respect Earned
      Season 13 - Episode 17
    • Episode 4
      Episode 4
      Season 13 - Episode 4
    • Dungeon Cove: Welcome to Newport
      Dungeon Cove: Welcome to Newport
      Season 12 - Episode 21
    • Ticking Bomb
      Season 12 - Episode 1
      Season 12 premiere. The Time Bandit has a run-in with law enforcement; Sig torments Jake; Keith's fortunes change; Sean Dwyer fights for his father's legacy.
    • Episode 1
      Episode 1
      Season 13 - Episode 14
    • Big Weather, Big Trouble
      Season 4 - Episode 11
      On the Time Bandit, Capt. Johnathan joins the deck crew and promptly has an injuriy while showing off his deck skills. The Northwestern crew is irritating Capt. Sig. Lenny from Wizard barely escapes a huge wave. The North American greenhorn is hazed.
    • The Island
      Season 7 - Episode 15
      The treacherous waters off St. Paul Island make offloading crab in this barren outpost a terrifying necessity for several boats. A harbor surge snaps lines on the Wizard while another greenhorn walks off the Seabrooke in a cloud of shame.
    • Thick as Thieves
      Season 7 - Episode 7
      A confrontation on the Cornelia Marie brings the police; a deckhand sustains a career-ending injury on the Kodiak; an incident on the Ramblin' Rose prompts the skipper to have a change of heart.
    • Shipwrecked
      Season 5 - Episode 19
      t's the final 24 hours of the 2009 Opilio Crab season. A savage arctic storm causes multiple vessels to send out maydays. The Coast Guard is in a race against the clock to save four men before their boat is pounded into splinters against jagged rocks. It's a game of cat and mouse between Keith on the Wizard and the Bering Sea-as the Skipper repeatedly sends his men out to fish-and pulls them back at the brink of being wiped out. Skipper Sig on the Northwestern is anchored-but still finds himself in a battle for survival when hellish winds push him towards the rocks. The weather raging around the Cornelia Marie tests Skipper Phil Harris and his two sons body and soul. What should be a sprint to victory for the crabbers, as they wrap up their seasons-could become a fleet wide disaster.moreless
    • Blow Up
      Season 4 - Episode 10
      A routine Coast Guard rescue becomes a battle against nature. The Cornelia Marie heads to land for repairs. Fatigue is causing mistakes on the Northwestern. On the Wizard, Greenhorn Moi locks horns with Capt. Keith. The Time Bandit heads for better grounds.
    • Long Haul, Short Fuses
      Season 5 - Episode 5
      Crab pots continue to come up empty and the skippers are out of ideas. Low bait and long grinds take our crews to dark places -- the smallest infractions from a Greenhorn or fellow deckhand cause tempers and even violence to flare. Aboard the Cornelia Marie the brothers Harris have a war of words, while on the Lisa Marie two brothers resort to a smack down. On the Wizard, low bait forces Keith to turn his back on his brother and reach out to an old enemy: Sig Hansen. While the rest of the fleet fight it out amongst themselves, it¹s a wild, swinging pot that could do fatal damage on the Time Bandit.moreless
    • We're Not in Kansas Anymore ...
      Season 6 - Episode 8
      Days of ice bashing has the entire fleet in pain. On the Northwestern, the exhausted crew struggles to keep up with Captain Sig?s maniacal pace - and one deckhand pays the price in blood.
    • Deadliest Catch Special: Roughest and Toughest Moments
      Deadliest Catch has captured the most gut wrenching and awe-inspiring moments in maritime history. Now in this one hour special episode we'll see the best of the monster seas, boat-crushing ice, scary rescues, wallet-stuffing crab pots, fights, and selfless heroism - all part of the job.

    • Captain Phil Tribute
      Captain Phil Tribute
      Season 6 - Episode 19
      Skipper Phil Harris died relatively young, but he packed a thousand life times of work, play and excess into his fifty-three years on earth. With never before seen footage and interviews, we take an in depth look at America's favorite fisherman.
    • Out of Bounds
      Out of Bounds
      Season 10 - Episode 4
      The Wizard crew's fishing strategy gets them in trouble with the law.
    • Multiple Maydays
      Season 5 - Episode 16
      For two decades the Alaskan crab fleet has been haunted by the legendary "Black Sunday" storm. Now history repeats itself when multiple maydays go out during a massive arctic storm. Most Coast Guard assets are deployed to save a boat from going ashore
    • Deadliest Catch Special-Best of Season 4
      A two hour look back at the highs and lows of Season four of Deadliest Catch.
    • Sleeping with the Enemy
      Season 9 - Episode 10
      Survival is the name of the game as the fleet battles their way through a ferocious arctic storm. Junior takes a huge risk in order to get back in the game; two greenhorns struggle to fit in with their crews; and Elliott's problems on land continue.
    • The Gamble
      Season 8 - Episode 1

      A slashed crab quota has captains reeling before the boats hit the water. With the fleet set to fight over half the catch, each skipper is forced to decide: roll the dice on the depleted Red grounds or risk it all to hunt for the elusive Blue crab.

    • Skipper Harris in Training
      Skipper Harris in Training
      Season 1 - Episode 1
      A deckhand is injured; crew members make repairs to the Northwestern.
    • Best of Season 4, Pt.2
      Best of Season 4, Pt.2
      Season 4 - Episode 22.2
      It's the 2007/2008 Alaska Crab Season. Hurricane force winds and monstrous waves batter the fleet. A dying skipper, a struggling greenhorn, two rival deckhands, and a prodigal son are just a few of the men risking their lives for "The Deadliest C ...
    • Best of Season 4, Pt.1
      Best of Season 4, Pt.1
      Season 4 - Episode 22.1
      It's the 2007/2008 Alaska Crab Season. Hurricane force winds and monstrous waves batter the fleet. A dying skipper, a struggling greenhorn, two rival deckhands, and a prodigal son: Each will play his role in the drama called Deadliest Catch.
    • Real Life
      Season 4 - Episode 21
      Captain Phil Harris of the Cornelia Marie recounts his life-threatening ordeal during the recent Opilio Crab season.
    • Legends
      Season 4 - Episode 17
      The captains talk about legendary moments, their Gloucester comrades and cameramen on the ships.
    • Brothers
      Season 4 - Episode 18
      The captains and members of their crews talk about family, siblings on the same boat, traditions and a love of fishing.
    • Emergency!
      Season 4 - Episode 19
      The captains talk about coping with the emergencies and crises that occur on their boats when out in the middle of the Bering Sea with no assistance.
    • Deckhands
      Season 4 - Episode 20
      Deckhands and greenhorns from several boats talk about their first experiences and history working the deck.