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Cold Water Cowboys

Cold Water Cowboys

3 Seasons
L, M
Following the action on fishing boats off the coast of Newfoundland through one intense fishing season. This salty brotherhood faces swells as high as houses and icebergs the size of small cities as they fish hundreds of miles offshore in the Atlantic.


  • Go Hard Go Fast

    1. Go Hard Go Fast

    Captain Richard Gillett risks his boat and crew to reach the rich crab grounds before his competition.

    45m 52s

  • Outwit Outsmart Outplay

    2. Outwit Outsmart Outplay

    Richard's hunger forces him to take a gamble that puts his entire season and livelihood of his crew at risk.

    46m 1s

  • It Ain't Over Till It's Over

    3. It Ain't Over Till It's Over

    A day of fishing takes a devastating turn for Richard when his tow skiff suddenly capsizes and becomes fully submerged under the boat.

    45m 53s

  • Passing The Torch

    4. Passing The Torch

    Richard's capelin season is here, but with his 12-year-old son struggling with seasickness, concentrating on work is not easy.

    45m 53s

  • Take It To The Limit

    5. Take It To The Limit

    Needing to make up for a terrible season, Richard rules with an iron fist in an effort to bring his crewmates home a paycheck.

    45m 51s

  • Holy Mackerel

    6. Holy Mackerel

    It's the beginning of mackerel season and all the fishermen want a piece of the action.

    45m 53s

  • Be Careful What You Wish For

    7. Be Careful What You Wish For

    Fearful of losing his veteran crew, Richard takes the biggest gamble of his career and head to Labrador in search of mackerel.

    45m 53s

  • Band of Brothers

    8. Band of Brothers

    Donald races to Bonne Bay where reports of the biggest catches in memory are drawing in every boat in the region.

    45m 52s

  • Hell of A Lot of Herring

    9. Hell of A Lot of Herring

    Conway needs to survive a series of screw-ups and get some fish. Donald is out for mackerel to pay off his boat.

    45m 54s

  • What Goes Around Comes Around

    10. What Goes Around Comes Around

    Herring hotshot Richard Gillett is determined to pay off his boat, but first he has to out-smart and out-fish the competition.

    45m 52s