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American Monster

2019TV-14
Monsters can be found lurking behind any innocent smile and on any street corner in America. Never-before-seen-video footage stares straight into the eyes of these killers who hide in plain sight.
Starring
William GrossmanGeorge JenkinsJoshua Jenkins
Genres
Unscripted
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio languages
English

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  1. 1. Falling Down
    September 2, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A seemingly perfect couple's desire for children leads them to adopt a son and a daughter to complete their family. But instead it triggers a dark spiral ending in an unspeakably awful crime.
  2. 2. Two Families
    September 8, 2019
    1 h 25 min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    The Holton family lives a perfect life, until a shocking murder exposes a dark secret. In a two-hour special, American Monster confronts a terrible choice. If both suspects are your own blood, how do you decide who's a killer?
  3. 3. Twice Shy
    September 15, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Carol-Ann and James Sharp seem like a match made in heaven, but behind the veneer of happiness hides a monster in plain sight.
  4. 4. Life of the Party
    September 22, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A trucker meets a beautiful woman and the couple is instantly smitten. But behind the perfect facade, lies and deceit begin to surface. The unthinkable happens when one of them goes missing just days before Thanksgiving.
  5. 5. Looks Can Kill
    September 29, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Rebecca Thudin has found her prince charming in dashing architect Larry Fenton. But a shocking, unexplained and cold-blooded killing tears their paradise apart -- and leaves police fearing the culprit might get away with murder.
  6. 6. In Sickness and in Health
    October 13, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A troubled marriage sparks tension which results in an unspeakably evil act that will destroy an entire family.
  7. 7. Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
    October 13, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Dr. Jim Kohnle and his wife Teresa appear to have it all: a successful business, happy children and a large home. But the facade crumbles under mounting debts, leading to a mysterious death that shocks the community.
  8. 8. An Open Relationship
    October 20, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Cassie Golonin, a fun-loving woman who is enjoying her recent second marriage, suddenly goes missing in Fort Smith, Arkansas, and the search for her will uncover tragic secrets.
  9. 9. Edge of Reason
    October 27, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A happy couple settles in an upscale community of hobbyist pilots. But behind the smiles is a dark secret that thrives on manipulation and control. And when it emerges, a precious life will be viciously snuffed out.
  10. 10. Double Cross
    November 3, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Katrina Strickland finds out that her ex-husband Mike has moved in with and married her best friend Marie. But it won't be the last scandal to rock the community when one of them is found murdered on their driveway.
  11. 11. Momma’s Girl
    November 10, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Great-Grandfather Arthur Burney feels lucky to have found love again after divorce. But as his health deteriorates, cracks in the blended family begin to show. Then a tragedy divides the family forever and a plot is exposed.
  12. 12. Too Good to be True
    November 17, 2019
    43min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Six months after Amanda and John Grazioli marry, a 911 call will bring police to a crime scene and a shocking discovery that unmasks a web of lies and the double life of a cold-hearted killer.

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Network
discovery plus Ties That Bind
Supporting actors
Megan JenkinsEvelyn GrossmanAlene Jenkins