true crime

News

A second season of Ryan Murphy’s The Watcher is coming

Based on a true story of a family being stalked by someone they cannot see, the first season of the Netflix show was dubbed ‘deranged’ by viewers.
Douglas Greenwood
10.14.22
Opinion

The most respectful Jeffrey Dahmer TV show is one that doesn't exist at all

Netflix and Ryan Murphy's latest collaboration claims to tell the serial killer's story from his victims' perspectives.
Douglas Greenwood
9.23.22
News

Why everyone is obsessed with I Just Killed My Dad

The new Netflix true crime documentary from the director of ‘The Girl in the Picture’ has audiences shocked and upset already.
Douglas Greenwood
8.10.22
News

Why everyone is obsessed with Girl in the Picture right now

A week after the release of the creepy new Netflix doc, the reviews are definitively in — and everybody sounds traumatised.
Jenna Mahale
7.12.22
Opinion

Criticising true crime culture isn't sexist

You can’t girlboss your way out of accountability.
Charlotte Colombo
7.7.22
News

Watch the first trailer for Andrew Garfield’s new true crime series

The Hulu show follows a detective investigating a murder that happened within the Mormon community in the 80s.
Tom George
3.30.22
Opinion

What effect do true crime podcasts really have on our mental health?

Fans of the genre on TikTok and Spotify say true crime podcasts provide them with a cathartic and supportive community.
Emma Kershaw
10.4.21
Culture

Why we love to watch YouTubers discuss true crime and apply their makeup

“Learning about awful crimes while watching someone do their makeup makes it a little more palatable, as opposed to a regular true crime documentary.”
Michelle Krasovitski
6.25.21
News

Netflix's new true crime series investigates the heart of the satanic panic

'The Sons of Sam: A Descent Into Darkness' explores the claims that the notorious serial killer David Berkowitz did not act alone.
Roisin Lanigan
4.28.21
News

Netflix are making a true crime doc about the disappearance of Elisa Lam

The true story behind ‘Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel’ will have you sleeping with the lights on.
Roisin Lanigan
1.14.21
News

A new documentary examines the real life murder which inspired Twin Peaks

Calling all true crime stans.
Roisin Lanigan
7.13.20
Film

12 of the most gripping true crime documentaries to binge right now

To celebrate the release of 'I'll Be Gone in the Dark', we've rounded up all our favorite real life horror stories.
Britnee Meiser
6.29.20
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