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The Crimes Of The 'Night Stalker' Are Retold In A New Netflix Trailer
Source: Netflix The story isn't as straightforward as most true crime documentaries that find a theme or motive in killings The brutal acts of the Night Stalker appeared random, killing anyone no matter the age or gender, baffling law enforcement and the community of Los Angeles The mix of criminal activity left behind from Ramirez included[...]
Our Fav 5 Bailey Sarian 'Murder, Mystery, & Makeup' YouTube Vids
As someone who often needs visuals with their true crime documentaries, it can be difficult to pay attention otherwise Somehow, the weekly video series by YouTuber Bailey Sarian that includes her discussing the details of mysterious and deadly cases are the ones I pay the most attention to in the true crime world[...]
Five True Crime Podcasts To Creep You And Lure You (Images: screencaps)
I can't get enough of them lately, but especially those centered around the spooky and true crime of the world As a bisexual genderqueer individual, listening to true crime podcasts seems not too dissimilar from a snail listening to a podcast on the horrors and real-life encounters of salt Yet still, I listen with an[...]
A Chilling Teaser Arrives For Unsolved Mysteries Volume 2
The teaser for Unsolved Mysteries Volume 2 sets up a true crime ride full of tension, intrigue, and the drive to put the clues together.  Flashes of imagery, those recreating moments in specific cases, are what bring us in and leave us wanting more Netflix has dropped this teaser less than two weeks away from[...]
Title screen from a podcast on the true crime story. Source: Wonderyd Series Dr. Death
The case that made headlines in true crime news of a former doctor, Dr Christopher Duntsch, maiming or directly killing his patients during their spinal surgeries, is now headed to Peacock as a limited series, Dr Death What makes this true-crime series special isn't the story alone but who is set to direct it[...]
50 states of fear
I've been notoriously obsessed with 2 things: True Crime and DIY, though I never actually thought the combo would be uttered in the same sentence together (other than on a Home Depot run to purchase supplies needed to clean up a crime scene) I've binged watched everything from Flip or Flop and Love it or[...]
"Insomniac" Series Will Keep You Up at Night
Benjamin will also look at Arthur Chawcross, who was the Rochester Stranglers, as well as Stephen McDaniel, Donald Henry "Pee Wee" Gaskins Jr., and the Candy Man Dean Corll. Tenderfoot TV already has several true-crime documentary series in production, including To Live and Die in LA from Neil Strauss, and an adaptation of the Up and[...]
Original Night Stalker I'll be gone in the dark, hardcover, by Michelle McNamara
I would totally recommend this to anyone who enjoys true crime stories, be they podcasts, audiobooks, TV, or cinema, and who wants to know more, while being respectful to the victims. [rwp-review-ratings id="0"] [rwp-review-form id="0"] [rwp-review-recap id="0"] I'll be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara is a haunting look at a long-unsolved string of rapes and murders perpetrated[...]
Blumhouse Sets 'No One Saw a Thing' Doc Series at SundanceTV
Credit: (left) Kathy Hutchins – Shutterstock.com / (right) SundanceTV A murder takes place in front of five dozen witnesses — seems pretty much a slam dunk case, right? Yet over 30 years later, the case remains unsolved because apparently No One Saw a Thing: also the title of Blumhouse Television's six-episode true crime documentary series for SundanceTV. Israeli documentarian[...]
Mindhunter TPB Cover 2017
[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Mindhunter by John Douglas and Mark Olshaker is the inspiration for Netflix's Mindhunter series, The Silence of the Lambs, and many true crime-based films and TV shows It provides a window into the life of an FBI agent, and how John Douglas became the FBI agent he was, focusing on his neonate days within the agency in[...]
Daredevil #597 cover by Dan Mora and Romulo Fajardo
In Daredevil #597, Daredevil continues his digging into Mayor Fisk. Matt Murdock has been appointed as deputy mayor to the former Kingpin of Crime. Plus, the city is still on the hunt for Daredevil. Does this make for a good read?
USA to Debut Tupac/Biggie Series 'Unsolved' at Sundance Film Festival
is a scripted true crime serial that chronicles the two major police investigations by LAPD Detective Greg Kading (Josh Duhamel) into the murders of Tupac Shakur (Marcc Rose) and Biggie Smalls (Wavyy Jonez). Emmy Winner Anthony Hemingway (The People v O.J Simpson: American Crime Story) directed the pilot and will executive produce the series, along with[...]
Podcasts 'Sword And Scale' And 'Up And Vanished' Set For Series
 Told from the narrator's point of view, Sword and Scale goes beyond the news clips and the sensationalist headlines to give listeners the whole story and deeper insight into the cases it covers than any other medium. Also in the "true crime" category is Up and Vanished, in which host Payne Lindsey examined the "cold case"[...]
'Murder': 'It' Producer Dan Lin Gets Pilot Order From CBS For Remake
Maybe it's true that crime doesn't pay, but it definitely seems like true crime does pay, with the success of docu-series and podcasts like Making a Murderer, The Keepers and Serial CBS is hoping to cash in on that wave of budding homicide detectives with a pilot order for a remake of the BBC Two[...]
A Lucky Luciano Crime Comic Coming From Christian Cipollini And Seth Ferranti
True Crime author and organized crime historian Christian Cipollini is creating a new comic series called Gangster. With former LSD kingpin turned crime writer Seth Ferranti, Gangster brings the shadowy history of America's most prolific mobsters into a colorful new realm To be published in the new year, the debut issue of Gangster begins by taking readers into[...]