Dictator's Playbook

Learn how six dictators, from Mussolini to Saddam Hussein, shaped the world. How did they seize and lose power? What forces were against them? Learn the answers in these six immersive hours, each a revealing portrait of brutality and power.

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Benito Mussolini 11.11/23 9:00 pm 11.31/24 12:00 am 11.11/24 1:00 am 11.31/24 4:00 am 11.21/24 7:00 pm 11.21/25 12:00 am 11.11/25 2:00 am 11.31/25 5:00 am 11.21/25 8:00 am 11.21/25 2:00 pm 11.11/27 2:00 am 11.31/27 5:00 am 11.31/28 10:00 pm 11.11/29 2:00 am 11.31/29 5:00 am
Francisco Franco 11.12/6 9:00 pm 11.32/7 12:00 am 11.12/7 1:00 am 11.32/7 4:00 am 11.22/7 7:00 pm 11.22/8 12:00 am 11.12/8 2:00 am 11.32/8 5:00 am 11.22/8 8:00 am 11.22/8 2:00 pm 11.12/9 3:00 am 11.32/11 10:00 pm
Idi Amin 11.12/13 9:00 pm 11.32/14 12:00 am 11.12/14 1:00 am 11.32/14 4:00 am 11.22/14 7:00 pm 11.22/15 12:00 am 11.12/15 2:00 am 11.32/15 5:00 am 11.22/15 8:00 am 11.22/15 2:00 pm 11.12/16 3:00 am 11.32/18 10:00 pm 11.12/19 2:00 am 11.32/19 5:00 am
Kim Il Sung 11.11/9 9:00 pm 11.31/10 12:00 am 11.11/10 1:00 am 11.31/10 4:00 am 11.21/10 7:00 pm 11.21/11 12:00 am 11.11/11 2:00 am 11.31/11 5:00 am 11.21/11 8:00 am 11.21/11 2:00 pm 11.31/14 10:00 pm
Manuel Noriega 11.11/30 9:00 pm 11.31/31 12:00 am 11.11/31 1:00 am 11.31/31 4:00 am 11.21/31 7:00 pm 11.22/1 12:00 am 11.12/1 2:00 am 11.32/1 5:00 am 11.22/1 8:00 am 11.22/1 2:00 pm 11.12/2 3:00 am 11.32/4 10:00 pm
Saddam Hussein 11.11/16 9:00 pm 11.31/17 12:00 am 11.11/17 1:00 am 11.31/17 4:00 am 11.21/17 7:00 pm 11.21/18 12:00 am 11.21/18 8:00 am 11.21/18 2:00 pm 11.11/19 2:00 am 11.31/19 5:00 am 11.11/21 3:00 am 11.31/21 10:00 pm