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The Jinx
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The Jinx

The Jinx chronicles the life of millionaire real estate mogul Robert Durst and the three murders of which he has been a primary suspect. This documentary miniseries presents extensive interviews with people close to Durst and the murder victims, as well as with Durst himself. Despite normally shunning media contact, Robert Durst reached out to […]
Unforgiven: The Boys Who Murdered James Bulger
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Unforgiven: The Boys Who Murdered James Bulger

Unforgiven: The Boys Who Murdered James Bulger examines the case of the two boys who abducted, tortured and murdered two-year-old James Bulger in Liverpool in 1993. Killers Jon Venables and Robert Thompson were only 10-years-old at the time of the brutal murder that shook Britain. When Venables and Thompson were sentenced, the judge ordered the […]
India’s Daughter
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India’s Daughter

India’s Daughter is a BBC documentary on the 2012 Delhi gang rape case that shocked the world. Jyoti Singh Pandey, a 23 year old physiotherapy student, was beaten and brutally raped on a bus while travelling with a male friend. She later died from her injuries sustained during the attack. Indian authorities banned the broadcasting […]
Behind Bars
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Behind Bars

Louis Theroux explores life in one of the United States’ most notorious prisons, the San Quentin state prison in Northern California. Amongst inmates convicted of violent crimes including murder, the film sheds light on the humanity of those whose freedom has been surrendered to crime, and the basic human craving to build community. The desire […]
Charles Manson: Journey Into Evil
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Charles Manson: Journey Into Evil

Charles Manson: Journey Into Evil offers a sobering analysis of the life and beliefs of the infamous murderer and cult leader Charles Manson. Narrated by Judy Muller, it features interviews with Manson and those who have closely followed his exploits, including those involved with his group called ‘The Family’ their murderous crusade dubbed ‘Helter Skelter’. […]
A Place for Paedophiles
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A Place for Paedophiles

Few topics invite more heated feelings and controversy than that of adults who are attracted to children. In A Place for Paedophiles, filmmaker Louis Theroux seeks to get to the root of the issue by speaking with patients at the Coalinga Mental Hospital in California. At Coalinga, more than 500 convicted sex offenders are in […]
One Minute to Nine
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One Minute to Nine

One Minute to Nine documents the story of the eighteen years of fear and marital abuse suffered by one woman which ultimately led her to killing her husband. When Wendy Maldonado finally snapped in May 2005, she admitted to the police dispatcher that she and her 17-year-old son Randy had killed her husband. But she […]
Talhotblond
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Talhotblond

Talhotblond tells the true story of an internet love-triangle involving duplicity, love and murder. It begins with two men falling in love with ‘Jessi’, thought to be a beautiful 18-year-old girl with the online screen name ‘talhotblond’ whom they have never met in person. Eventually deception leads to murder as one man is convicted of […]
The Case of JonBenét Ramsey
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The Case of JonBenét Ramsey

The Case of JonBenét Ramsey reinvestigates the unsolved murder of the 6-year-old beauty queen from Boulder, Colorado. JonBenét was found dead in her home’s basement the day after Christmas in 1996, a case that set off an intense media frenzy and captivated the nation’s attention. The documentary details the intense investigation in the days, months, […]
The Perfect Crime: The Leopold & Loeb Trial
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The Perfect Crime: The Leopold & Loeb Trial

The disturbing story of how two wealthy and highly intelligent college students, Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb, murdered a 14-year-old boy called Bobby Franks in 1924 in order to prove that they could commit and get away with the perfect crime. When the seemingly-unlikely killers confessed to the crime and boasted that they had committed […]
The Honeymoon Murder: Who Killed Anni?
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The Honeymoon Murder: Who Killed Anni?

An investigation of the murder of Anni Dewani, a young bride on her honeymoon in South Africa. It has been alleged that her husband, Shrien Dewani, hired a hitman. South Africa has requested his extradition. The programme investigates the prosecution case against Shrien, errors made during the police investigation, and the question of whether he […]
Interview with a Serial Killer
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Interview with a Serial Killer

Interview with a Serial Killer features the personal testimony of Arthur Shawcross, known as the Genesee River Killer, bringing to light candid details about his crimes. It also interviews his daughter Margaret Deming, who only found out that Shawcross was her father in 2000, but has nonetheless fostered a relationship between them and even allowed […]