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True Crime

  1. remember the 90s?
    You Can Now Spend Your Weekend Watching the OJ Simpson TrialIf the glove doesn’t fit, you must stream it.
  2. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: Murder in the Pacific NorthwestPlus: Lenny Bruce’s trouble with the police.
  3. movie review
    Lost Girls Is an Anti-Police ProceduralThe Netflix film will make you rethink your need for a certain kind of closure in a world that has so little of it.
  4. true crime
    She Thought She Found the Zodiac Killer, Then a True Crime Show Proved Her Wrong“I realized my career was blowing up on me in front of the camera.”
  5. true crime
    How The Most Dangerous Animal of All Unraveled a Zodiac Killer TheoryAfter a best-selling memoir claimed to solve the Zodiac mystery, the creators of FX’s docuseries decided to investigate.
  6. true crime
    Doug Mathews of McMillions Is America’s Showboat SweetheartFBI Special Agent Doug Mathews is a cocky white guy who laughs at his own jokes. Why do I love him so?
  7. true crime
    McMillions Found the Informant Who Took Down the McDonald’s Monopoly ScamThe directors of the HBO true-crime series reveal how they solved a 20-year-old mystery.
  8. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: An Irish Subway KillerPlus: Couch surfing gone wrong.
  9. now streaming
    The 25 Best True-Crime Documentaries on NetflixFrom Making a Murderer to Wormwood, the service is full of true-crime hits.
  10. true crime
    Can Forensic Files II Recapture the Magic of a True-Crime Trailblazer?The reboot has a new narrator and a slightly different title, but the same formula that made Forensic Files an OG true-crime hit.
  11. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: Patty Hearst, Satanic Panic, and MorePlus, a case from Delphi, Indiana.
  12. true crime
    Everything to Know About McMillions and the McDonald’s Monopoly ScamAn infamous con that involved Florida men, Italian mobsters, Mormons, drug dealers, strip clubs, and a zany FBI sting.
  13. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: The Sneak, CounterClock, and MorePlus, the story of a Hollywood stalker.
  14. true crime
    Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez Doesn’t Have the AnswersBy floating reckless theories about the ex-NFL player and murderer, Netflix’s true-crime series veers toward the irresponsible.
  15. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: Chasing Cosby, The Officer’s Wife, and MorePlus, No Body Missing follows a gut-wrenching disappearance in Ireland.
  16. true crime
    A Cat Lover’s Guide to Don’t F**k With CatsHow to watch the Netflix true-crime docuseries without seeing any animal abuse.
  17. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: Looking Back at the D.C. SniperPlus, the tale of a daughter raised by drug smugglers.
  18. the jinx
    Robert Durst Admits to Writing the Tip-Off Letter in Susan Berman’s MurderIn The Jinx, Durst said the letter was something “only the killer could have written.”
  19. true crime
    Our Obsession With Murderers Comes for Olivia Colman in HBO’s LandscapersThe Crown actress will star as Susan Edwards, one half of a British couple convicted of a 1998 double murder.
  20. the confession killer
    How The Confession Killer Tackled the Myth of History’s Worst Serial KillerThe Netflix docuseries’ dive into the false confessions of Henry Lee Lucas explores the law’s fixation on closing cases, and the toll it takes.
  21. podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: Red Ball, Night Time, and MorePlus the story of an Alabama-born terrorist.
  22. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: Detective Trapp, Sick, and MorePlus, a closer look at the Jonestown Massacre.
  23. true crime
    After 33 Years, Alex Kapp Is Ready to Talk About ‘the Preppy Killer’“I feel terrible guilt, still to this day. I don’t know what to do with that.”
  24. true crime
    Yorgos Lanthimos Is Bringing The Man in the Rockefeller Suit to TVOriginally in development as a film, the project will now be a limited series.
  25. true crime
    Harrison Ford to Star in The Staircase TV Series…or IS he?
  26. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: Dick Wolf and Parker Posey Team UpPlus: the diaries of a bank robber.
  27. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: Incels, the Arizona Mafia, and MorePlus: A mystery in Oregon.
  28. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: Mysteries in Australia and TexarkanaPlus, Hollywood Crime Scene gets spooky.
  29. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: A Stem Cell ScandalPlus an audio mystery from The Guardian.
  30. true crime
    Ted Bundy: Falling for a Killer Will Feature His Girlfriend and DaughterAs well as other women who survived Bundy’s attacks.
  31. how mysterious!
    13 Mystery-Writing Tricks Used by Acclaimed NovelistsIncluding the Bullseye Method and the Don Draper Principle.
  32. true crime
    When True Crime Gets PersonalWhat happens when a true-crime veteran hears from his subjects’ loved ones.
  33. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: Brendan Dassey TalksPlus Paul F. Tompkins and Nicole Byer visit Scam Goddess.
  34. there will be podcasts
    The 10 True-Crime Podcasts That Changed EverythingMore than a flash-in-the-pan trend, true crime’s influence on podcasting can be seen everywhere.
  35. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: Cryptoqueens, 48 Hours, and MorePlus: Let’s Go to Court! offers a lighter take on the genre.
  36. explainers
    The True Stories Behind UnbelievableThe Netflix true-crime series hews close to the reported facts of the case while lightly fictionalizing its main players.
  37. true crime podcasts
    The Week in True-Crime Podcasts: Dateline, Jeffrey Epstein, and MorePlus: The case of Fred and Rosemary West.
  38. emmy insider
    How Ava DuVernay Made When They See Us, the Year’s Best MiniseriesA conversation about When They See Us, filmmaking, television, and American history.
  39. close reads
    Unbelievable Is the Most Feminist Crime Show I’ve Ever SeenThe quiet but sturdy feminism of Netflix’s remarkable true-crime drama.
  40. true crime
    How Unbelievable Tells a True Crime Story Without ‘Rape Porn’The showrunner of Netflix’s new drama turned a Pulitzer-winning investigation into propulsive and essential TV.
  41. tv review
    Unbelievable Is a Radical, Exceptional Crime SeriesThe Netflix drama starring Merritt Wever and Toni Collette is less about finding the bad guy than it is about the value of understanding the victim.
  42. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: Unravel, Criminal Broads, and MoreIncluding a case some are calling “the female Dirty John.”
  43. podcasts
    Dateline’s Keith Morrison Is Hosting a True-Crime PodcastThe Thing About Pam investigates the twists and turns behind a pair of brutal Missouri murders.
  44. true crime
    The Real FBI Agent Behind Mindhunter on What Actually Happened in AtlantaCriminal profiling pioneer John Douglas inspired Netflix’s Mindhunter. And he’s got a lot to say about the Atlanta child murders.
  45. explainers
    The True Story Behind Mindhunter’s Atlanta Child MurdersThe actual facts of the infamous Atlanta child murders, including all the major details that Mindhunter didn’t cover.
  46. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: Over My Dead Body, Bardstown, and MorePlus, following up on the Dirty John story.
  47. true crime
    Which Killers Could Appear on a Third Season of Mindhunter?The Netflix series’s basis in real-life investigations provides a loose road map of where it might go in a still-to-be-confirmed season three.
  48. spoilers
    Let’s Talk About the Mindhunter Season-Two FinaleIt’s a story about failure, but it’s still a story about hoping the hero will catch the bad guy.
  49. podcasts
    A Plagiarism Scandal Shakes Up the True-Crime Podcast WorldCrime Junkie’s recent troubles bring new scrutiny to an often unchecked genre.
  50. true crime podcasts
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: The Untold Story of a Notorious Mafia WifePlus: Hit men, Clippers drama, and more.
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