The 1980s: The Deadliest Decade
In a gripping six-part miniseries, Investigation Discovery transports viewers on a bittersweet and terrifying journey back in time, revealing the dark side of America's favorite decade.
- 1. The Yuppie MurderNovember 14, 201643minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishA young couple are robbed and shot in Boston. He survives to describe their black assailant, inflaming racial tensions, until a surprise witness comes forward with a story that blows open the case.
- 2. The Preppy MurderNovember 21, 201643minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishJennifer Levin is found strangled to death in Central Park. A prep school heartthrob, Robert Chambers, is arrested for the crime. The press seizes on his claim that Jennifer’s death happened accidentally during “rough sex.”
- 3. The Cheerleader MurderNovember 28, 201643minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglish15-year-old cheerleader Kirsten Costas is stabbed to death in California. A teenage girl is seen fleeing the scene. As months pass without an arrest, the police are stumped. But some in the community… think they know the murderer.
- 4. The Heartland MassacreDecember 5, 201643minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishThe largest mass murder in recent Missouri history stuns a small town. An entire family is wiped out. The unlikely suspect is a 14-year-old boy, but the real extent of the horror is even more shocking.
- 5. The Black Monday MurderDecember 12, 201643minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishJoe Pikul and his wife Diane are living the New York high life. When Diane discovers Joe’s been leading a double life, a bitter conflict ensues and their marriage comes to a violent end.
- 6. The Real Fatal AttractionDecember 19, 201643minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishSingle mother of three Linda Culbertson lands a dream job as a legal secretary in a Kansas City law firm. She falls for her married boss, Donald Pierce. Their twisted passions draw bystanders into a shocking and vicious crime.
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