Close Encounters with Evil
Delve into the personal stories of the people who have survived a face-to-face meeting with a murderer.
- 1. Ted BundyMarch 17, 202243minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishRhonda Stapley was a student at the University of Utah when she was attacked by one of America's most infamous serial killers. Few women have survived the deadly embrace of Ted Bundy, Rhonda is one of them.
- 2. Peter SutcliffeMarch 17, 202243minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishArt student Mo Lea moved from Liverpool to Leeds to begin an exciting new life at university. But her dream turned into a nightmare when she was attacked by the notorious Yorkshire Ripper.
- 3. Bobby Joe LongMarch 17, 202243minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishFor five years, Cindy Brown was married to Bobby Joe Long. During that time, she was physically and emotionally battered by her husband, who went on to kill 10 women in Tampa Bay, Florida.
- 4. John SweeneyMarch 17, 202243minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishDelia Balmer began a relationship with John Sweeney after meeting him in a pub in Camden Town, London. What Delia didn't know was that Sweeney was a murderer and, three and a half years later he had Delia lined up as his next victim.
- 5. John W. GacyMarch 17, 202243minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishWhen Tony Antonucci took up an apprenticeship with local contractor, John Wayne Gacy, he had no idea that his new boss was an active serial killer. Months later, Tony found himself handcuffed and facing the same grisly fate as Gacy's 33 other victims.
- 6. Steve WrightMarch 17, 202243minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishIn December 2006, the bodies of five sex workers were discovered in Ipswich. It was a terrifying time for Jade Reynolds who worked in the red light district and soon discovered the killer, local man Steve Wright, was one of her clients.
- 7. Jeffrey DahmerMarch 17, 202243minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishIn 1979, U.S. Army medic, Billy Joe Capshaw, was stationed in Germany. He had no idea that his roommate was a notorious serial killer named Jeffrey Dahmer. Billy was raped and beaten by Dahmer but he somehow managed to live to tell the tale.
- 8. Joseph DeAngeloMarch 17, 202243minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishJane Carson Sadler was in bed when she went to investigate a noise in her home. Downstairs, Joseph James D'Angelo, the notorious Golden State Killer, was lying in wait. Jane was brutally raped but survived at the hands of a man who murdered 13 people.
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