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Albert Fish: In Sin He Found Salvation (2007 Documentary)
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Albert Fish, the horrific true story of elderly cannibal, sadomasochist, and serial killer, who lured... (86 mins.)
Director: John Borowski
 
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H.H. Holmes: America's First Serial Killer (2004 Documentary)
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Torture chambers, acid vats, greased chutes and gassing rooms were just some of the devices of death designed by the Torture Doctor, H.H. Holmes in his castle of horrors. Follows Holmes' entire life as a criminal mastermind. (64 mins.)
Director: John Borowski
 
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Cropsey (2009 Documentary)
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Realizing the urban legend of their youth has actually come true; two filmmakers delve into the mystery surrounding five missing children and the real-life boogeyman linked to their disappearances. (84 mins.)
 
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1973 (2005 Documentary)
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This dark documentary can be seen as three separate stories of people united by two themes: they were born in 1973 in Mexico City... (96 mins.)
 
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Feast of the Assumption: BTK and the Otero Family Murders (2010 Documentary)
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A living victim's personal journey through one of the most unique serial killer cases in U.S. History - the BTK murders... (86 mins.)
Director: Marc Levitz
 
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Bazaar Bizarre (2004 Documentary)
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In 1988, Chris Bryson was found running down a Kansas City street naked, beaten, and bloody wearing nothing but a dog collar and a leash... (79 mins.)
Director: Benjamin Meade
 
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Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple (2006 Documentary)
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Featuring never-before-seen footage, this documentary delivers a startling new look at the Peoples Temple, headed by preacher Jim Jones who, in 1978, led more than 900 members to Guyana, where he orchestrated a mass suicide via tainted punch. (86 mins.)
Director: Stanley Nelson
 
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Jonestown: Paradise Lost (2007 Documentary)
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Cult leader Jim Jones leads his followers to a mass-suicide. (100 mins.)
Director: Tim Wolochatiuk
 
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Witness to Jonestown (2008 Documentary)
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(120 mins.)
 
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Pieces of Jonestown (2010 Documentary)
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The video is of the empty field in Guyana that used to be Jonestown, where the Peoples Temple massacre occurred in 1978... (14 mins.)
Director: Aaron Oldenburg
 
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The Six Degrees of Helter Skelter (2009 Documentary)
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"The Six Degrees of Helter Skelter" walks in the footsteps of the Manson Family, visiting over 40 locations... (105 mins.)
Director: Mike Dorsey
 
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Manson (1973 Documentary)
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Documentary on Charles Manson and his family. Has a number of insightful interviews with many family... (83 mins.)
 
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Iconoclast (2010 Documentary)
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Boyd Rice may well be the only person alive who's been on a first name basis with both Charlie Manson and Marilyn Manson... (233 mins.)
Director: Larry Wessel
 
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Charles Manson Superstar (1989 Documentary)
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For forty years, Charles Manson has survived most of his life in what he calls 'the hallways of the all ways,' the reform schools... (100 mins.)
Director: Nikolas Schreck
 
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Cease to Exist (2007 Documentary)
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"Cease To Exist" explores the music motive to the Manson murders and uncovers Charles Manson's relationship with Beach Boys' drummer Dennis Wilson and record producer Terry Melcher. (84 mins.)
Director: Ryan Oksenberg
 
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Serial Killers: Profiling the Criminal Mind (1999 Documentary)
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Former FBI agent John Douglas, the inventor of criminal profiling, leads a journey into the minds of the 20th Century's most notorious killers, including Charles Manson, John Wayne Gacy, and Jeffrey Dahmer. (200 mins.)
 
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America's Serial Killers: Portraits in Evil (2009 TV Series)
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Wars have terrorized entire populations for thousands of years. The American West was home to ruthless... (300 mins.)
 
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Murder: No Apparent Motive (1984 Documentary)
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Documentary about serial killers and FBI Behavioral Sciences Profilers. Interviews with Ed Kemper and Ted Bundy as well as crime victims and law enforcement officials. Includes some Dramatic Recreations. (75 mins.)
Director: Imre Horvath
 
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Aileen Wuornos: The Selling of a Serial Killer (1992 Documentary)
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1992, Florida, USA. Aileen Wuornos is claimed to be the world's first female serial killer. (87 mins.)
Director: Nick Broomfield
 
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Aileen: Life and Death of a Serial Killer (2003 Documentary)
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Nick Broomfield's second documentary on Aileen Carol Wuornos, a highway prostitute who was executed in 2002 for killing six men in the state of Florida. This second installment includes the filmmaker's testimony at Wournous's trial. (93 mins.)
 
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Serial Killers: The Real Life Hannibal Lecters (2001 Documentary)
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This documentary examines a selection of real life serial killers and compares them to the fictional Hannibal Lecter. (60 mins.)
Director: Sean Buckley
 
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Serial Killers (1994 Documentary)
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(90 mins.)
Director: Nick Bougas
 
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Jack the Ripper: An On-Going Mystery (2000 Documentary)
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A new look into the mysterious serial killer: Jack the Ripper. (49 mins.)
 
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Death Diploma (1987 Documentary)
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Documentary on notorious US murderers. Includes Charles Manson and his family, Kenneth Bianchi "The Hillside Strangler"... (50 mins.)
Director: Peter Vieira
 
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The Killing of America (1981 Documentary)
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A documentary of the decline of America. It features a lot a great footage (most exclusive to this film) from race riots to serial killers and much-much more. (90 mins.)
Director: Sheldon Renan
 
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Murderers, Mobsters & Madmen Vol. 1 (1993 Documentary)
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(27 mins.)
Director: Nick Bougas
 
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Murderers, Mobsters and Madmen: The Lady Killers (1992 Documentary)
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(50 mins.)
Director: Nick Bougas
 
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Murderers, Mobsters and Madmen: Hollywood Police Blotter (1992 Documentary)
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(27 mins.)
Director: Nick Bougas
 
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The Jeffrey Dahmer Files (2012 Documentary)
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An experimental documentary that uses archival footage, interviews, and fictionalized scenarios to tell the story of the people around Jeffrey Dahmer, during the summer of his arrest in 1991. (76 mins.)
 
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The Trial of Jeffrey Dahmer (1992 Documentary)
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(115 mins.)
 
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Case Reopened (1999 Mini-Series)
Episode: The Zodiac (1999)
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Collectors (2000 Documentary)
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America is drawn to the macabre handiwork of the serial killer. From best sellers to movies and television... (80 mins.)
Director: Julian Hobbs
 
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Sobhraj, or How to Be Friends with a Serial Killer (2004 Documentary)
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Charles Sobhraj. The most prolific felon, serial killer, conman and Don Juan of the modern age. (70 mins.)
 
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Crimes That Shook the World (2006 TV Series)
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Some of the most notorious murderers in recent history are examined. Using dramatic reconstruction and expert testimony, this is a forensic account of the perpetrators and the detectives in the crimes that shook the world.
 
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Interview with a Cannibal (2007 Documentary)
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Exclusive Interivew with 'The Cannibal of Rotenburg': Armin Meiwes. (95 mins.)
 
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Feast of the Assumption: BTK and the Otero Family Murders (2010 Documentary)
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A living victim's personal journey through one of the most unique serial killer cases in U.S. History - the BTK murders... (86 mins.)
Director: Marc Levitz
 
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America Undercover (1983 TV Series)
Episode: Acts of Violence (1985)
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America Undercover examines the psychological and sociological aspects of three violent crimes in America's history...
 
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Great Crimes and Trials (2000 TV Series)
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