This feature length film, a hybrid of documentary and drama, tracks the final, 5-day build up to a horrific doomsday - the infamous mass murder/ suicides of Jim Jones' People's Temple on November 18th, 1978. By the end of that day, 918 men, women and children will die.
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Based on the same real life events as Seconds from Disaster: Jonestown Cult Suicide
(2012), Jonestown Massacre: As We Watched
(2018), Jonestown: Terror in the Jungle
(2018), Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple
(2013), Jonestown: The Women Behind the Massacre
(2018), Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones
(1980), The Jonestown Haunting
(2020), American Experience: Jonestown: The Life and Death of the Peoples Temple
(2007), Murder with Friends: The Jonestown Massacre
(2016) and Truth and Lies: Jonestown, Paradise Lost
(2018). See more
(at around 1h 35 mins) Among many apparent corpses, a supposedly dead boy wearing a yellow shirt opens his eye and looks at the camera. See more