4 True Crime Titles You Won’t Want to Miss, From ‘American Murder’ to ‘Ted Bundy’

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If you prefer your true crime to focus on serial killers and deadly families, we have four titles you won’t want to miss — and the best part? Three are already available to stream while the last one is coming this spring.

Check out these formula-busting titles:

American Murder: The Family Next Door

Colorado 2018: The timeline before and after Chris Watts killed pregnant wife Shanann and their two girls, 4 and 3, is authentically pieced together in this film via home movies, Facebook posts, texts, security cams, TV news and interrogation footage. Netflix

Confronting a Serial Killer

Journalist Jillian Lauren listens as Samuel Little — strangler of 93 women — talks and talks.… His vile stories close cold cases but exact a toll on her in this unmissable five-parter from Joe Berlinger (Conversations With a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes). April, Starz

Murder on Middle Beach

A tragic four-episode family portrait by young director Madison Hamburg, who captured relatives accusing one another of the brutal unsolved Connecticut slaying of his mother. HBO Max

Ted Bundy: Falling for a Killer

Anchored by a candid account from the manipulative criminal’s (top) longtime girlfriend Elizabeth Kendall, the five-part docuseries gives voice to not just the woman who loved him but also those who escaped him. Prime Video

— Emily Aslanian, April P. Bernard, Damian Holbrook and Linda Maleh