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Hooked: Giant Devil Catfish

Hooked: Giant Devil Catfish
Go in search of the legendary Goonch, a ferocious catfish rumored to be a man-eater. Known as the Giant Devil Catfish, this vicious fighter is believed to have developed a taste for human flesh by feeding on burnt bodies from funeral pyres in India. Now, one extreme angler is determined to find out what is myth and what is real. Embarking on a daring expedition, adventure angler Jakub Vágner is on a quest to come face to face with a monster Goonch… in the flesh.