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    A Deadly Divorce (2012)

    Bruce Firman is found dead in his garage by soon to be ex-wife, Margaret Benesch, and her daughter, Elizabeth Gatenby. Suspicion immediately falls on Benesch – as the sole heir in Firman’s will, she is entitled to receive everything, but produces a rock-solid alibi. When investigators dust Gatenby’s rental car for fingerprints, one match […]

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    A Way with Murder (2010)

    1978. Nancy, David and Susan Spangler are found shot to death in their home – the brutal slaughter is deemed a murder suicide. Over the next fifteen years, two more Spangler spouses, Sharon and Donna die in similarly suspicious circumstances. After an exhaustive investigation by numerous agencies, authorities finally get a confession from psychopath […]

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    Downloading the Devil (2006)

    This 40 minute or so documentary covers the murder of Jennifer Blagg and her daughter Abby by Jennifer’s husband. Ostensibly the perfect couple, Michael had a craving for pornography which he satisfied by looking at pictures, apparently of women being dominated. In 21st Century America, most people wouldn’t bat an eyelid at this sort […]

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    Friendly Fire (2012)

    Gary Evans makes his living robbing antique stores throughout New York State and is well known by police in the area. After two years of having no contact with him, police are thrust back onto his path in late 1997 – a path that is littered with bodies of his former associates and a […]

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    John Wayne Gacy: Inside The Mind of The Killer Clown (1999)

    John Wayne Gacy was born on March 17, 1942, in Chicago Illinois. According to the book Killer Clown, by Terry Sullivan and Peter Maiken, Gacy seemed to have a regular childhood with the exception of his turbulent relationship with his father, John Wayne Gacy Sr. The authors describe the father as an unpleasant, abusive […]

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    The .22 Caliber Killer (2006)

    When two suburban housewives are killed in their homes within a week of each other in May 1970, it leaves the rural areas surrounding Toronto in fear. Thirty years later, the murders are solved, and the man responsible is caught, thanks to the meticulous collection and preservation of DNA evidence. But there is a […]

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    The Abbotsford Killer (2004)

    In 1995, terror descends upon the Bible belt community of Abbotsford, BC. An attack on two teenage girls leaves one dead and starts a 7-month siege of torment. The killer hides, phoning and taunting both police and community with details of his horrific crimes. Behind the voice is Terry Driver, a devote husband and […]

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    The Bad Tempered Boyfriend (2012)

    When police finally brought the curtain down on a four-month undercover sting created to solve an 18-year-old Manitoba girl’s murder (Erin Chorney), the naive suspect was left more than a little bewildered as he realized the extent of the ruse. A videotaped confession played for jurors Monday shows Michael Bradley Bridges looking directly into […]

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    The Boarding House Killer (2007)

    Dorothea Helen Puente was a convicted American serial killer. In the 1980s, Puente ran a boarding house in Sacramento, California, and cashed the Social Security checks of her elderly and mentally disabled boarders. Those who complained were killed and buried in her yard. Newspapers dubbed her death house landlady. On November 11, 1988, police […]

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    The BTK Strangler (2008)

    In 1974, a man identifying himself as the BTK (Bind, Torture, Kill) Strangler started a killing spree in Kansas spanning the next two decades. He managed to kill ten people while eluding an intense manhunt by police. After a 13-year lull, he reemerged in 2004 through a disturbing letter to the media that ultimately […]

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    The Bully Kills (2010)

    Canadians were shocked when they first heard the story: a 14-year-old girl beaten and drowned by her peers and it happened not in a big dangerous North American city but in an idyllic suburb of picturesque Victoria, B.C. Reena Virk was murdered on November 14, 1997, after being lured by friends to a party […]

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    The Casebook Rapist (2006)

    An international student is found raped and murdered in the bathroom of her high-rise apartment. Police on the scene have few concrete leads, but painstaking fingerprint analysis finally connects a Malaysian bodybuilder named Tien Poh Su to the crime scene. To bolster the circumstantial evidence, police pursue an elaborate undercover operation to get the […]