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Making A Homicide and Serial formally have us hooked on true crime; from homicide to theft, fraud to false imprisonment, these whodunnit collection are conserving us up all evening lengthy, and we adore it.
However in the event you’re in search of one thing to fill that true-crime formed gap in your life after Making A Assassin, don’t fear! These are the TV collection, documentary movies and true crime podcasts it’s good to tune into now.
Adnan Syed: Harmless Or Responsible, Investigation Discovery
Nonetheless in jail for the homicide of Have Min Lee, issues have not gone quiet on the Adnan Syed case since Serial S1. After being granted a listening to for his case to be re-opened, a brand new documentary is looking on the proof unveiled in Serial’s first collection, in addition to some private first hand accounts of the drama. Mark your calendars – that is dropping June 14th.
The Jinx: The Life And Deaths of Robert Durst, Sky Atlantic
Right here’s the story: take one suspected mass assassin, by no means convicted of the grisly crimes, and make a movie about his life starring Kirsten Dunst. Wait till that suspected assassin calls you and presents himself up for interview, and rating probably the most mind-blowing true crime documentary of your profession. Do NOT Google this if you wish to be shocked within the remaining episode.
Killing Fields, Discovery
A real crime story shot in real-time (similar to Serial), Killing Fields tells the story of an unsolved homicide in Louisiana, 1997. The case had gone chilly, however after this documentary resurgence, Eugenie Boisfontaine’s homicide brings previous cops out of retirement to lastly remedy the crime – and that is only the start…
Slender Man, Sky Atlantic (predicted)
The plot for Slender Man sounds extra like a horror film than a real crime collection, however we’re getting the creeps at the truth that this truly occurred. Two 12-year-old ladies stabbed their buddy 19 occasions in Wisconsin, and blamed Slender Man. The one downside? Slender Man is a fictional character born from the web, who supposedly preys on youngsters. Slender Man premieres at SXSW, and is ready to indicate on America’s HBO channel someday quickly.
White Wine And True Crime, Acast
One to your ears fairly than a late-night laptop computer session, the White Wine And True Crime podcast collection covers a special case each week, with hosts Caitlin and Kari breaking down the details, the press and their private opinions on the suspect. It’s not simply homicide, both – the entire spectrum of felony exercise is roofed.
If you happen to love Serial however are impatient for extra true crime, that is the podcast for you. Prison covers homicide, theft, medication and all types of seedy behaviour, with episodes delivered in 15-20 minute chunks. Every episode covers a single case, in order that they’ll be no extra ready till subsequent week to seek out out what occurs – nonetheless, Prison is severely addictive stuff.
Undisclosed, iTunes Podcast Retailer
If you happen to’re nonetheless hung up on Serial collection 1 (collection 2 is working proper now), Undisclosed is a must-listen podcast that digs deeper into Adnan Syed’s case and the proof at hand. Three attorneys (together with Serial’s Rabia Chaudry) promise a non-biased have a look at what we all know thus far, proper from the start, together with new proof they flip up all through the collection.
Untold: The Daniel Morgan Homicide, Acast
A personal investigator is murderered outdoors the Golden Lion Pub in South East London, 1987 – they usually by no means discover the killer?! That is one to probably the most investigated homicide cares in British historical past, with alleged police corruption and media cover-ups, and is now the topic of a gripping new podcast. The weekly 10-part collection is hosted by journalist Peter Jukes and options Daniel’s brother, Alistair.
Netflix’s subsequent main documentary launch is Amanda Knox, a movie following the media frenzy that surrounded the homicide of Meredith Kercher. Chatting with Amanda herself, her ex-boyfriend Raffaele and reporters and prosecutors linked to the case, Amanda Knox is a uncooked and emotional look into the girl on the coronary heart of the storm. That is greater than a narrative about homicide, that is concerning the position we play in perpetuating headline information, and the way actual life crosses over into ‘entertainment’. Watch it on September 30th.
Simply try to wrap your thoughts round The Imposter. This documentary (with re-enactments) seems on the case of a 13-year-old Texan boy who disappears with out a hint, solely to return three and a half years later telling tales of a horrific kidnap. However is that this teen actually the kid who went lacking? And why don’t the household care concerning the startling variations in his look and accent? There’s a HUGE twist to this conclusion.
If you happen to’re on this for the long-haul, the Paradise Misplaced trilogy is an award-winning collection delving into the case of the West Memphis Three – similar to Making A Assassin’s Steven Avery, three teenage boys who had been convicted of homicide serve 18 years in jail for a criminal offense they might or could not have dedicated. Ensure you watch West Of Memphis, too.
The Life And Crimes Of Doris Payne
For one thing a bit of lighter, this movie introduces an 83-year-old jewel thief with a style for carats – and many them. Doris Payne has been shoplifting multi-million kilos of gems and jewelry since she was 10, and her life story is now being made into a movie starring Halle Berry.
Southwest of Salem: the Story of the San Antonio 4
Telling the true story of 4 ladies accused of sexually abusing two younger ladies and their loopy courtroom case, there’s much more than meets the attention on this chilling documentary. Made by Deborah S. Esquenazi, the movie sees the ladies (nicknamed the San Antonio 4) plead their innocence – coming to cinemas quickly…