Friendspire created this selection of 15 TV series for you on 2 January 2020.
Who doesn't see all those TV seriescoming out and get stressed? From revivals of hit shows from childhood to documentaries about eerie incidents at hotels to action-adventures of superheroes navigating an apocalyptic world, there are a sea of options out there. Wouldn't it be nice to find a way todiscoverwhich sh... Read more
2018 . Documentary, Crime . 1h 7m
About the TV show: When a controversial cult leader builds a utopian city in the Oregon desert, conflict with the locals escalates into a national scandal.
2017 . Crime, Drama, Thriller . 50 m
About the TV show: An agent in the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit develops profiling techniques as he pursues notorious serial killers and rapists.
2004 . Documentary, Crime, Drama . 49 m
About the TV show: Academy Award-winning documentary filmmaker, Jean-Xavier de Lestrade, presents a gripping courtroom thriller, offering a rare and revealing inside look at a high-profile murder trial. In 2001, author Michael Peterson was arraigned for the murder of his wife Kathleen, whose body was discovered lying in a pool of blood on the stairway of their home. Granted unusual access to Peterson's lawyers, home and immediate family, de Lestrade's cameras capture the defense team as it considers its strategic options. The series is an engrossing look at contemporary American justice that features more twists than a legal bestseller.
2017 . Documentary, Short . 3 m
About the TV show: An inside look at the making of American Crime Story: The Assassination of Gianni Versace.
2015 . Documentary, Crime . 1h 0m
About the TV show: Filmed over 10 years, this real-life thriller follows a DNA exoneree who, while exposing police corruption, becomes a suspect in a grisly new crime.
2016 . Documentary, Short . 5 m
About the TV show: Inside the series of the same name.
2017 . Documentary, Crime, Mystery . 1h 2m
About the TV show: This docuseries examines the decades-old murder of Sister Catherine Cesnik and its suspected link to a priest accused of abuse.
2017 . Crime, Drama, Mystery . 58 m
About the TV show: A two-part drama about the search in 2008 for missing Yorkshire schoolgirl Shannon Matthews.
2011 . Crime, Drama, Mystery . 1h 30m
About the TV show: The extraordinary story of Gloucester housewife Janet Leach who played a key role in the uncovering of the crimes of Fred and Rosemary West.
2020 . Documentary, Crime, Sport . 1h 7m
About the TV show: Via interviews with friends, players and insiders, this docuseries examines how Aaron Hernandez went from an NFL star to a convicted killer.
2015 . Documentary, Crime, Mystery . 43 m
About the TV show: Robert Durst, scion of one of New York’s billionaire real estate families, has been accused of three murders but never convicted. Brilliant, reclusive, and the subject of relentless media scrutiny, he’s never spoken publicly—until now. During interviews with Andrew Jarecki, he reveals secrets of the case that baffled authorities for 30 years. In 2010, Jarecki made the narrative film All Good Things based on the infamous story of Robert Durst. After Durst saw the film, he contacted Jarecki wanting to tell his story. What began as a feature documentary ultimately became a six-part series as more and more of his incredible story was revealed.
2017 . Documentary, Crime . 42 m
About the TV show: This true crime documentary series investigates cases where people convicted of murder claim their confessions were coerced, involuntary or false.
2019 . Documentary, Biography, Crime . 1h 0m
About the TV show: A unique look inside the mind of an infamous serial killer with this cinematic self-portrait crafted from statements made by Ted Bundy, including present-day interviews, archival footage and audio recordings from death row.
2019 . Biography, Crime, Drama . 53 m
About the TV show: A seasonal anthology series that tells startling, stranger-than-fiction true crime stories with the first season following Gypsy Blanchard, a girl trying to escape the toxic relationship she has with her overprotective mother.
2020 . Documentary, Crime, Mystery . 1h 0m
About the TV show: An exploration of the case of the Golden State Killer who terrorized California in the 1970s and 1980s, committing 50 sexual assaults and 10 murders, and true crime author Michelle McNamara's obsessive quest to find justice on behalf of his victims.