Maximum Exposure

Maximum Exposure

2000 - 2002, Reality
Raw footage of extraordinary situations.

Episode Guide

  • Maximum Exposure - Coolest, Most Awesome Videos! (Episode 52)
    Episode 52:

    Coolest, Most Awesome Videos!

    Man in emergency room; Japanese men in the mud; child in sewer hole; out-of-control woman on amusement park ride; synchronized speedboat ejections; motorcycle crash; explosion.

  • Maximum Exposure - Dudes in Uniform (Episode 51)
    Episode 51:

    Dudes in Uniform

    Italian cops in leather boots; a California undercover officer tackles a suspect; a tollbooth trooper; nuns on skis; street-luge fans conquer San Francisco; Santa Claus on a lawn mower; a naked drunk.

  • Maximum Exposure - Them Friggin' Critters (Episode 50)
    Episode 50:

    Them Friggin' Critters

    A milk can diverts a bear; an ostrich bites a reporter; an orangutan boxer takes a dive; surfer dogs; runaway pig; a seagull gets stuck on a church spire.

  • Maximum Exposure - Crash! Bam! Boom! (Episode 49)
    Episode 49:

    Crash! Bam! Boom!

    A funny car's engine explodes at 230 mph; a drag-boat splinters; a photographer is run down; a motocross ace eats dirt; a World War II fighter-plane cartwheels; an oncoming train.

  • Maximum Exposure - Wild in the Streets (Episode 48)
    Episode 48:

    Wild in the Streets

    Rubber bullets hit a cameraman; squatters attack construction crews; unpaid nurses turn a hospital into a war zone; Greenpeace activists storm oil rigs and cargo ships; police horses trample a woman; tear gas in the face.

  • Maximum Exposure - The Future of America (Episode 47)
    Episode 47:

    The Future of America

    A car hits a shopping cart carrying a person; an in-line skater plays chicken with traffic; a bicyclist rides off the roof of a school; a teen mob invades a convenience store; female boxing in clubs; jumping off cliffs.

  • Maximum Exposure - Special Moments, Special People (Episode 46)
    Episode 46:

    Special Moments, Special People

    A janitor destroys a restaurant; a man attempts to mug a news cameraman; car thieves; cops put a teen in the trunk of their cruiser; shoplifting sisters; a maniac terrorizes cruise ship passengers.

  • Maximum Exposure - The Max-Ex How-To Show (Episode 45)
    Episode 45:

    The Max-Ex How-To Show

    Sky diving; leaping from homemade motorcycle ramps; head-on collision with a truck; a runaway snowmobile; kayaking.

  • Maximum Exposure - Men Are Stupid: 3,147,568,279 Women Can't ... (Episode 44)
    Episode 44:

    Men Are Stupid: 3,147,568,279 Women Can't ...

    A relative's totaled BMW; burglars' videotaped confessions; mechanical bull; a drive into an inferno; skateboarder; cockroach eater.

  • Maximum Exposure - The Beat Goes On: Shocking Police Action (Episode 43)
    Episode 43:

    The Beat Goes On: Shocking Police Action

    High-speed chase; undercover cop gun-wrestles with a drug dealer; trooper clings to life; driverless car; robbery; alleged murderer in a traffic jam.

  • Maximum Exposure - Hell on Earth (Episode 42)
    Episode 42:

    Hell on Earth

    Trapped in a burning building; a Brazilian downpour; suicide bombers; oil tanker spill; misfired mortar shells; collapsed hotel; hijacked plane.

  • Maximum Exposure - Bad Dudes With 'Tudes (Episode 41)
    Episode 41:

    Bad Dudes With 'Tudes

    Fans rush Metallica onstage; a cranky crack-dealer; minor-league hockey players; a bench-clearing baseball brawl; NFL fans lose control; a Russian police sting.

  • Maximum Exposure - Pain Fest (Episode 40)
    Episode 40:

    Pain Fest

    Jumping from a roof into a pool; motocross rider; faulty electric weight-loss belt; skateboard wipeout; homemade catapult; parachuting Santa.

  • Maximum Exposure - Super Heroes (Episode 39)
    Episode 39:

    Super Heroes

    A burning construction crane; a woman passes out on a radio tower; a drowning child; an alligator in a swimming pool; an unconscious woman in water; an armed robber gets sprayed with tear gas.

  • Maximum Exposure - Holy Matrimony: The World's Weirdest Wedding Videos (Episode 38)
    Episode 38:

    Holy Matrimony: The World's Weirdest Wedding Videos

    A horse throws the bride; bridesmaids carry chimps; vows on a hot-air balloon; wing-walkers wed in midair; wedding cake; bed-hopping cheaters.

  • Maximum Exposure - Born to Lose (Episode 37)
    Episode 37:

    Born to Lose

    A BMX rider tries a leap; a plunge from a 200-foot bridge; car dominoes; a combined hang-glider-and-motorcycle jump; a magician's fire trick; a snowmobile racer hits a telephone pole.

  • Maximum Exposure - The Max-X Commandments (Episode 36)
    Episode 36:

    The Max-X Commandments

    A convenience-store robbery; a mailbox thief; police discover marijuana during a routine traffic-stop; cables snap during bungee jumping; a BMX rider hits a tree; a giant slingshot.

  • Maximum Exposure - Wonderful World (Episode 35)
    Episode 35:

    Wonderful World

    People pay $100 to smash china; men don diapers to wrestle; silkworms for supper; human pretzel; man walks on water; karate-chopping nuns.

  • Maximum Exposure - Critter 911 (Episode 34)
    Episode 34:

    Critter 911

    A horse hanging above a river; a baby elephant in mud; an alligator in a sewage drain; a Dalmatian puppy down a 30-foot pipe; kittens in a smoky blaze; a drowning Alaskan whale; a deer in a metal fence.

  • Maximum Exposure - Too Drunk for TV (Episode 33)
    Episode 33:

    Too Drunk for TV

    A naked burglar snoozes at the crime scene; a drunken man rides a lawn mower; drunken, nude coeds; spring break; Mardi Gras.

  • Maximum Exposure - Guns and Hoses: Shocking Stories From the Street (Episode 32)
    Episode 32:

    Guns and Hoses: Shocking Stories From the Street

    A driver plows his SUV into an accident scene; a fight involves three campus cops; a fast-moving blaze crashes a party; a car-chase suspect comes out firing; a burning building; a stolen police cruiser; a bank robber.

  • Maximum Exposure - Stupid Morons: A Celebration of Life (Episode 31)
    Episode 31:

    Stupid Morons: A Celebration of Life

    A man knocks himself out; a dealer tapes his methamphetamine operation; crocodile pit; flipping a Jeep; careening over a hill toward a freeway; Amtrak train.

  • Maximum Exposure - Recipe for Disaster (Episode 30)
    Episode 30:

    Recipe for Disaster

    A twister collapses a home and traps two families; a private plane crashes; a bus plunges into a raging river; a military chopper catches fire; fishermen desert a sinking ship; a flash flood.

  • Maximum Exposure - Talent Show (Episode 29)
    Episode 29:

    Talent Show

    A man balances 225 pints of beer on his head; face musician; Chinese breath painter; human bowling ball; bike-riding Dalmatian; roller skater hitches a ride between two cars.

  • Maximum Exposure - On the Edge (Episode 28)
    Episode 28:

    On the Edge

    A tandem sky-diving team has tangled rip-cords; a wing-walker hangs by a thread; a suicidal man on a ledge; a hostage standoff; flooded streets; an enormous wave.

  • Maximum Exposure - Really, Really Bad Days (Episode 27)
    Episode 27:

    Really, Really Bad Days

    Parasailing; a flaming stunt-car; golf balls; crawling to work in a blizzard; a cigarette swiper; a vehicle teeters on a 300-foot cliff; a magic act blows up.

  • Maximum Exposure - Twisted TV (Episode 26)
    Episode 26:

    Twisted TV

    Water-skiing squirrel; parasailing potbellied pig; reptile wrestler.

  • Maximum Exposure - Like Totally Overexposed (Episode 25)
    Episode 25:

    Like Totally Overexposed

    Scantily clad sky-divers; drunken flirting; cheating spouses; drug sting.

  • Maximum Exposure - Awesome Explosions (Episode 24)
    Episode 24:

    Awesome Explosions

    Explosions and fires.

  • Maximum Exposure - International Edition (Episode 23)
    Episode 23:

    International Edition

    Frightening food; daredevils; food fight.

  • Maximum Exposure - The Real Fight Club (Episode 22)
    Episode 22:

    The Real Fight Club

    Street justice; out-of-control drinkers; a beating.

  • Maximum Exposure - Max-X Guide to Life (Episode 21)
    Episode 21:

    Max-X Guide to Life

    A shark-fisherman falls overboard; snake worshipers; a poor-sport youth-football coach.

  • Maximum Exposure - The Max Ex Awards (Episode 20)
    Episode 20:

    The Max Ex Awards

    A man eats live snakes; mud-bogging; scantily clad women.

  • Maximum Exposure - So You Think Your Job Sucks (Episode 19)
    Episode 19:

    So You Think Your Job Sucks

    Taste-testing cat food; testing the effects of tear gas; catching snakes.

  • Maximum Exposure - Going For It (Episode 18)
    Episode 18:

    Going For It

    Sky diving; motorcycle tug-of-war; cave diving; parachuting at 20,000 feet.

  • Maximum Exposure - Believe It or Don't (Episode 17)
    Episode 17:

    Believe It or Don't

    Munching on metal; diving into a pit of cow manure; eating scorpions.

  • Maximum Exposure - The World's Most Dumbest Guys (Episode 16)
    Episode 16:

    The World's Most Dumbest Guys

    Playing poker with angry bulls; a homemade explosion; train-surfing.

  • Maximum Exposure - The Coolest Animals Alive (Episode 15)
    Episode 15:

    The Coolest Animals Alive

    Cobras; Christmas Island crabs; anacondas; water-skiing monkeys.

  • Maximum Exposure - When People Attack (Episode 14)
    Episode 14:

    When People Attack

    A woman wields a knife; government leaders argue; water-throwing; monk riots.

  • Maximum Exposure - Bizarro World (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Bizarro World

    A man eats grease and drinks motor oil; hammering nails with bare hands; daredevils.

  • Maximum Exposure - Comin' to Getcha (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Comin' to Getcha

    Motorist takes trooper hostage at gunpoint; shootout during a routine traffic stop; drug bust; liquor store robbery.

  • Maximum Exposure - Greatest Hits (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Greatest Hits

    A stock car flips 10 times; a train collision; an F-4 Phantom II jet hits a wall at 180 mph; surviving a Boeing 707 test-crash.

  • Maximum Exposure - Rescue Me (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Rescue Me

    Being buried under 15 tons of metal and dirt; dangling 18 stories from a rope; a 7-year-old boy held hostage.

  • Maximum Exposure - Wipeouts (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:


    The best collection of black-and-blue moments.

  • Maximum Exposure - It Coulda Been Worse! (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    It Coulda Been Worse!

    Near-misses and death-defying dodges.

  • Maximum Exposure - Animals Strike Back (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    Animals Strike Back

    Snapping jaws; goring horns; runaway beasts.

  • Maximum Exposure - Extremely Lucky Dudes (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Extremely Lucky Dudes

    Men and women beat fate.

  • Maximum Exposure - Earth: The World's Most Dangerous Planet! (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Earth: The World's Most Dangerous Planet!

    Tornadoes; lightning; floods.

  • Maximum Exposure - I Fought the Law (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    I Fought the Law

    A stolen tank; hot pursuit; a car flies off a freeway overpass.

  • Maximum Exposure - Nasty, Nasty Critters (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Nasty, Nasty Critters

    Pickpocket monkeys; a seven-foot alligator; an angry elephant; a bear defends its cubs; an orangutan goes ape; petting a python; a home for 17 cats.

  • Maximum Exposure - Extreme Sports Psychos (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Extreme Sports Psychos

    Sky diving; parachuting off a cliff; barefoot water-skiing; surfing in Maui; climbing a building with bare hands.

  • Maximum Exposure - That's Gotta Hurt (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    That's Gotta Hurt

    A man-eating shark; riding off the side of a mountain.