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Discuss movies based on true crime events. We explore the difference's in reality and the film portrayal.

Discuss movies based on true crime events. We explore the difference's in reality and the film portrayal.
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United States

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Discuss movies based on true crime events. We explore the difference's in reality and the film portrayal.

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English

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Episodes

Episode 9: Catch Me if You Can

6/16/2019
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Here we talk about the Spielberg film Catch Me if You Can starring Leonardo Dicraprio and Tom Hanks. This is not the typical true crime story with guns, murder and all kinds of violence. Give it a listen in its re-formatted version (sorry if you downloaded previously. There were some problems in editing that we didn't catch).

Duration:01:15:26

Episode 9: Catch Me if You Can

6/9/2019
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This is a pretty well known story, but doesn't follow the actual events all that well. Join us as we talk about Frank Abagnale Jr. and his legal struggles that led him to success in the long run, and the betterment if societies person security.

Duration:01:15:45

Episode 8: In Broad Daylight

6/2/2019
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Here is our first dive into a film not so big budget, but a made for TV movie, "In Broad Daylight." This film covers the case of Ken 'Rex' McElroy and his murder after he acted as much more than a bully in the small town of Skidmore Missouri. Here is a link to the film on youtube. https://youtu.be/JZQ38P5Nhl8

Duration:01:08:35

Episode 7: Blow Pt. 2

5/26/2019
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Welcome to the continuation of blow. We finish the story of George Jung. We give some updates on his life from the ending of the film. Give us a share and like us on our social media's, Facebook, Instagram, twitter and give us a review on apple podcasts.

Duration:00:37:39

Episode 6: Blow

5/19/2019
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This is the first part of the story of George Jung. He is famous for drug smuggling, but this didn't just start with cocaine. We look at his life, crimes and the incessant need for more and more. The film was released in 2001, so there has been 18 years of Georges life that is not covered. Listen as we cover that as well.

Duration:00:52:04

Episode 5: Public Enemies

5/12/2019
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Join us as we talk about the infamous John Dillinger and his gang who went on an unprecedented string of bank robberies from 1933 to 1934. There are multiple movies about John Dillinger, but here we focus on on 2009 Film Public Enemies staring Johnny Depp. Thanks for listening. Give us a rating on Podbean and iTunes, and share with your friends.

Duration:01:04:17

Episode 4: Party Monster

5/5/2019
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Welcome to episode 4. This week we talk about the murder of club kid and drug deal Angel (Andre) Melendez. The film stars Macaulay Culkin as Michael Alig, and Seth Green as James St. James. There are also a number of different pretty big names in the film, but the story is incredible. Also in this episode we welcome our first special guest to help us discuss this case and film. Enjoy.

Duration:00:56:03

Episode 3: Escape from Alcatraz

4/28/2019
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Welcome to Episode 3. This week we take a look at the infamous prison and the famous 1962 escape of 3 inmates. This film was released in 1979. The escape isn't what most people think of as true crime, but is indeed a well known story, and escaping misprision is generally frowned upon.

Duration:00:42:35

Episode 2: GoodFellas

4/21/2019
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Welcome to Episode 2. We talk about the classic film Good Fellas, staring Ray Liotta as Henry Hill; Joe Pesci as Tommy DeVito and Robert DiNero as Jimmy Conway. We touch on some of the things that are missing from the film as we focus on the while life of Henry Hill.

Duration:00:43:31

Episode 1: Monster

4/14/2019
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Listen to our initial Podcast where we discuss Aileen Wuornus and the 2003 movie Monster, starring Charlize Theron and Christina Ricci. We talk about her life, traumas, and series of murders throughout the state of Florida. She is considered the first documented American female serial killer. We encourage all feedback as long as it's constructive. Let your friends know you love us! ;-)

Duration:00:45:32