In 2005, Misty Witherspoon accidentally shot her police officer husband, Quinn, with his service weapon. But, when police learned the grieving widow had also embezzled money from her church to cover the family's debt, it wasn't long before they saw Quinn's life insurance as a motive to kill.
After nine years of marriage to a Navy man, Elizabeth Reynolds had settled back in the small Texas neighborhood where she and her husband both grew up. But the lonely Elizabeth soon became infatuated with a local man, Albert Benitez. The volatile couple keeps trying to one-up each other, and both end up fighting for their lives.
Who are these women and what drives them to kill? This hit true crime series profiles the fascinating cases of women accused of murder. Did they really do it? And, if they did, why? Whether the motivation was revenge against a cheating husband, the promise of a hefty insurance payoff, or putting an end to years of abuse, the reasons are as varied as the women themselves. From socialites to secretaries, female killers share one thing in common: at some point, they all just...Snapped!
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Deadly Women investigates the motives and M.O.'s of female murderers. Two experts sift forensic fact from fanciful fiction. Former FBI agent Candice DeLong offers insight into the psychology of female killers, while Dr. Janis Amatuzio, a forensic pathologist, provides commentary on the evidence that Deadly Women leave behind.
These are the grisly stories of wives who have committed violent crimes against their husbands or lovers. Dr. Casey Jordan, an attorney and criminologist, will use her forensic expertise to interview the women who committed horrifying crimes against the ones they once loved.
In Facing Evil, Candice Delong goes behind prison walls and conducts intimate interviews with women who have been committed horrifying crimes. Delong interprets the interviews using her extensive profiling skills that she has refined trailing terrorists and going undercover within gangs.
No one knows the dark side of the rich and famous better than Dominick Dunne. The consummate insider as well as an indefatigable crusader, Dunne is the most penetrating chronicler today of the arrogance that leads the rich to believe they are above the law. Dunne now brings his singular perspective to television. A best-selling author and a celebrated columnist for Vanity Fair, Dunne will rivet you with his selection of notorious cases that uncover the lowest depths of high society.
Deadly Affairs tells real-life tales of love gone terribly wrong. From love triangles that implode to office romances exposed, stories of passionate love affairs turned crimes of passion aren't just happening on daytime television. They happen in real life and, sometimes, are even stranger than fiction.
THE KILLER SPEAKS, from the creators of THE FIRST 48, gives the perspective we never hear: the killer. In each episode, we come face to face with cold-blooded murderers who, for the first time, let us enter their dark world.
Investigators, family and friends peel back the layers and facts of shocking murder cases, while the narrator -- speaking from the perspective of the victim -- hints at breaks to come in the case. I WAS MURDERED allows viewers to piece together the identity of the killer.
"Killer Couples," features couples whose passion drives them to commit terrible criminal acts. Through recreations and gripping firsthand accounts, each episode takes a deep dive into the stories behind the couples' romance, how their relationship evolved once love turned into manipulation and what ultimately drove them to commit the crime.
The Lizzie Borden Chronicles features a fictionalized account of actual events and people surrounding Lizzie's life after her controversial acquittal of the horrific double murder of her father and stepmother in 1892, when the exonerated figure lives a life awash in newfound celebrity filled with scandalous love affairs. But when numerous people close to Lizzie - ranging from her half-brother to Broadway luminaries and the head of the criminal underworld - start to die mysteriously under brutal and strange circumstances, legendary Pinkerton detective Charlie Siringo becomes determined to prove her involvement in their demise.
In 2001, Michael Peterson made a 911 call that would launch one of the most stunning murder trials of our times. From its tragic beginning to its surprising conclusion in court, follow every twist and turn through the eyes of an alleged killer.
A new drama from Russell T Davies exploring the passions and pitfalls of 21st century gay life for Henry, Lance and their family and friends. Life for 46 year old Henry and his boyfriend Lance is comfortable and settled. But after a comically disastrous date night, Henry's old life shatters and his new life begins.
Indy cars, bullet trains, supersonic aircraft…The Flash leaves them all in the dust. Able to run at near light-speeds, his powers provide the ultimate caffeine kick: He can run up buildings, move so swiftly he phases through objects, create sonic booms with the snap of his fingers - and never need to order delivery. Watch him and the rest of the Justice League continue their on-going battle against enemies on the Earth and beyond.
The BBC first aired Doctor Who on November 23, 1963. A cult classic was born. It is so popular it now boasts an estimated 100 million viewers in 54 countries. With a rare blend of cleverly-crafted science fiction and high camp, Doctor Who is one of the longest running and most successful programs in television history. This collection of samplers allows you to get to know the Doctor as each of his earliest regenerations.