The 1990s: The Deadliest DecadeSeason 1
Investigators journey back in time to recount the most-notorious murders of the 1990s. A quick snapshot of the national mood, major news stories and pop culture trends is shared as they piece together the sinister details of each case.
- 1. Lone StarNovember 5, 201843minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishDoris Angleton is shot 13 times in her home, and cops assume it's connected to her husband's huge bookmaking business. But Doris has her own secrets -- like an affair that started in the uncharted territory of AOL chatrooms.
- 2. The New GirlNovember 12, 201843minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishThe badly burned body of a young girl is found in an open field in rural Indiana. Investigators discover a harrowing tale that leads back to witchcraft, a cast of troubled teens and a surprising love triangle that was cursed from the start.
- 3. Death of an AngelNovember 19, 201843minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishThe Club Kids not only rule the nightlife in New York City; their outlandish outfits and crazy antics gain attention all over the country. But the party ends when one of their own goes missing and a body washes up on the shores of Staten Island.
- 4. Lords of ChaosNovember 26, 201843minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishThe resort community of Fort Myers, Florida, is rocked when the historic Coca-Cola plant explodes. But after a beloved teacher is gunned down, a terrifying culture of gang violence and homegrown terrorism is unearthed.
- 5. Soldier of MisfortuneDecember 3, 201843minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishTracie McBride has just arrived for military intelligence training when she's kidnapped from a laundry room at Goodfellow Air Force Base in Texas. A hunt for the missing soldier leads to a tale of horror involving a decorated war vet.
- 6. Roid RageDecember 10, 201843minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishWhen a young millionaire couple goes missing from their flashy estate and their Lamborghini turns up in the Everglades, detectives worry they are the latest victims of a gang of brutal bodybuilders who target Miami entrepreneurs and bleed them dry.
- 7. Dangerous MindsDecember 17, 201843minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishJonathan Levin, a popular teacher at a Bronx high school, is found dead in his NYC apartment. When police discover he's the son of a wealthy executive, it sets off an explosion of rumors in the press and a massive manhunt for the killer.
- 8. Don't Ask, Don't TellJanuary 7, 201943minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishIn 1992 Allen Schindler, a young American sailor, is beaten to death in Japan. Ten days later his tattered body returns home with little information from the Navy. His mother goes on a desperate quest to learn who's behind her son's vicious murder.
- 9. A House in the WoodsJanuary 14, 201943minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishLisa Carlson is found murdered in her own home. It seems robbers surprised her during a moment of sexual self-satisfaction and killed her on the spot. But a closer look reveals that the whole scene was staged, leaving detectives to wonder -- by whom?
- 10. A Dangerous ManJanuary 28, 201943minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishJuly 1996. Thousands gather at Centennial Park for the Atlanta Olympics when a bomb explodes. Alice Hawthorne is killed and more than 100 others are injured. As the FBI investigates terrorism, they soon find themselves tracking a serial bomber.
- 11. Tony and NancyOctober 30, 20229minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishJenna von Oy, the fast-talking Six on Blossom, breaks down the cold-as-ice rivalry between Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan that led up to the "whack" heard round the world.
- 12. Lorena BobbittOctober 30, 20227minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishThe legendary Lucy Lawless cuts to the chase and goes past the punchlines of Lorena Bobbitt, the decade's most'infamous "wife with a knife."
- 13. Tupac and BiggieMarch 14, 20218minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishActor Jaleel White of Urkel fame goes deep on the still-unsolved murders of hip-hop icons Tupac Shakur and Notorious B.I.G.
- 14. JonBenet RamseyOctober 30, 20228minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishTwin Peaks' Sherilyn Fenn does a deep dive into the decade's most-notorious unsolved mystery -- the murder of JonBenet Ramsey.
- 15. Amy FisherOctober 30, 20228minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishJessie Buttafuoco, the daughter of Mary Jo and Joey Buttafuoco, spills all about the "Long Island Lolita" who tore her family apart when she was just nine years old.
- 16. The Menendez BrothersOctober 30, 20228minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishEveryone's favorite principal, Saved By the Bell's Dennis Haskins, weighs in on the Beverly Hills brothers whose sensational murder trial changed America forever.
- 17. Heidi FleissOctober 30, 20227minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishThe world's most-famous houseguest, Kato Kaelin, spills the tea on the high-priced madam who had all of Hollywood running scared.
- 18. Anna Nicole SmithOctober 30, 20227minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishComedian Gilbert Gottfried weighs in on the roller coaster ride that was Playboy cover girl Anna Nicole Smith's sensational rise to fame and tragic end.
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