33 Terrifying True Crime Documentaries on Netflix You Can Stream Tonight

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American Murder: The Family Next Door
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  • Shannan Watts with her children Bella and Celeste. Photo Credit: Netflix

Memories of a Murder: The Nilsen Tapes

Dennis Nilsen

Amanda Knox

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Interview With A Serial Killer

Interview With a Serial Killer Arthur Shawcross
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American Murder: The Family Next Door

the Watts family
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Murder by the Coast

Murder by the Coast
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Casting JonBenet

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Private Network: Who Killed Manuel Buendía?

Who Killed Manuel Buendia?
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ReMastered: The Miami Showband Massacre

The Miami Showband Massacre
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Why Did You Kill Me?

Why Did You Kill Me
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Out of Thin Air

Out of Thin Air
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Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes

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Murder Among the Mormons

Murder Among the Mormons
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Who Killed Little Gregory?

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The Keepers

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The Sons of Sam: A Descent Into Darkness

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Sophie: A Murder in West Cork

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Night Stalker: The Hunt for a Serial Killer

The Night Stalker
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Don’t F**k With Cats: Hunting an Internet Killer

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The Alcàsser Murders

The Alcasser Murders
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The Ripper

The Ripper
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Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez

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Killer Ratings

Killer Ratings
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Murder Mountain

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The Staircase

Michael Peterson

Evil Genius: The True Story of America’s Most Diabolical Bank Heist

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The Confession Killer

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Unabomber: In His Own Words

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Who Killed Malcolm X?

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Elize Matsunaga: Once Upon A Crime

Elize Matsunaga Once Upon a Crime

Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem, & Madness

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Carmel: Who Killed María Marta?

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John Grisham’s The Innocent Man

The Innocent Man
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Under Suspicion: Uncovering the Wesphael Case

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