If you looked into the eyes of a killer, would you know? In American Monster, you find out. For the first time, viewers get closer than ever to some of America’s most shocking and surprising crimes. Filled with never-before-seen footage of these devils in disguise, from home movie shots of them playing with their kids to musical performances at high school, from the church cook-out to the wedding video, American Monster interweaves twisting-turning stories of astonishing crimes, with ‘behind-the-scenes’ footage of killers at their seemingly most innocent.
#2 – Out of His Shell
Season 6 – Episode 3
A family welcomes their new neighbors, not realizing the horrors to come.
The episode was rated from 21 votes.
#3 – Ghost From the Past
Season 6 – Episode 10
In 2017, an unimaginable betrayal leads to the death of a woman in the state of Louisiana. Police discover she has been murdered by her estranged husband.
The episode was rated from 1 votes.
#4 – Flesh and Blood
Season 5 – Episode 2
On any street, behind any smile, lurks an American Monster. Never-before-seen-video footage looks straight into the eyes of a killer, hidden in plain sight. Mom next door; dad across the street; the kid who never broke the rules. Anyone can be a MONSTER.
The episode was rated from 30 votes.
#5 – By God, That’s Enough
Season 5 – Episode 9
A single mom vanishes, and police uncover a terrible jealousy revealed through a shocking confession that leaves her family reeling.
The episode was rated from 24 votes.
#6 – Nothing Can Stop Us
Season 6 – Episode 9
The episode was rated from 8 votes.
#7 – The Wrong Man
Season 2 – Episode 10
Kevin and Joanne Dowling like to capture their children’s milestones on videotape, then Kevin is accused of gunning down a woman in a nearby town, and his fate hangs on his video camera.
The episode was rated from 26 votes.
#8 – Family Snapshot
Season 2 – Episode 2
The Yates family moves to Spokane, Wash., only to find it besieged by a serial killer who’s targeting young women and confounding the police; now, the family’s home videos provide a look at one of the most notorious killers in the United States.
The episode was rated from 41 votes.
#9 – Brothers in Arms
Season 5 – Episode 1
The close bond between cousins Mark Corona and Paul Stoeppler is quickly severed when one of them is murdered in cold blood; never-before-seen home movie video and shocking CCTV reveals what happened.
The episode was rated from 28 votes.
#10 – Alabama Murder Mystery
Season 2 – Episode 3
In Anniston, Ala., the townspeople grieve after Frank Hilley is struck down by a mysterious sickness, then his daughter falls ill, and the family becomes suspicious; home movies tell a shocking tale of murder and reveal the identity of a monster.
The episode was rated from 39 votes.