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I (Almost) Got Away with It

2013TV-14
Murderers, drug dealers, bank robbers or jail escapees all have different stories, but the motive is always the same: to stay out of prison. Fugitives talk about their lives on the run, how they survived, and how they almost got away with it.
Starring
Bill Ratner
Genres
Unscripted
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio languages
English

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  1. 1. GOT to Kill my Step-Dad
    June 24, 2013
    44min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    17-year-old Randy Baggett receives a life sentence after choking his abusive stepfather to death. Over the years, he keeps police and detectives on their toes by escaping from prison -- twice.
  2. 2. GOT To Escape Through a Toilet
    July 1, 2013
    44min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Lifelong pals and criminals Timothy Fletcher and Doni Brown break out of a Florida prison in 2009. Anxious for freedom, the two need money. A robbery that ends in murder puts them on most wanted lists and leads cops on a manhunt across the Southeast.
  3. 3. GOT to Pose as a War Vet
    July 8, 2013
    44min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Posing as a veteran and preying on women to get cash, cars, and even a house, Jerrod Durr finds himself in a multi-state game of cat and mouse with cops. Wanted in four states, police try to hunt him down and uncover his true identity.
  4. 4. GOT to Escape with One Leg
    July 15, 2013
    44min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Walter Rhodes and two other suspects were involved with the murder of two cops. Rhodes agrees to testify against the others for a lesser sentence and is released in 18 years. Shortly after, he violates his parole, but refuses to ever go back to prison.
  5. 5. The Black Market Maestro
    July 22, 2013
    44min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    19-year-old Kylen Padgett's escalating crimes get him arrested. After a jury acquits him for attempted murder, he reverts back to his old ways by robbing wealthy home owners. The crime-spree launches a county-wide manhunt.
  6. 6. GOT to Rob a Pawn Shop
    July 29, 2013
    44min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Stolen weapons dealer Conan Helsley robs a pawnshop with his girlfriend and older brother. Cops eventually hunt them down and put the trio behind bars, but Conan manages to escape.
  7. 7. GOT to Be Bonnie and Clyde
    August 5, 2013
    44min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    After getting arrested for robbery, Robert Askew runs from a work camp and goes back to stealing to make a living. He eventually gets caught again, but escapes from jail during a hurricane and goes on a crime spree, breaking into vacation homes.
  8. 8. GOT to Be the "Green Baron"
    August 12, 2013
    44min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Tony Darwin makes millions piloting marijuana into Florida. Even after getting caught, he continues working for a notorious smuggler until a deadly plane crash forces him to flee the country.

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