It can seem like there’s a never-ending flood of true crime and serial killer documentaries out there, which makes it challenging to sort through the good and the bad. Who has time for that?
Well, here’s some good news: other people have already done the work for us!
People from the Buzzfeed Community offered their opinions about what they believe are the best documentaries about serial killers. Add these to your queue.
1. BTK: A Killer Among Us (2019)
2. Monster in My Family: Happy Face Killer (2015)
3. Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes (2019)
4. Cropsey (2009)
5. Manson (1973)
6. The Pig Farm (2011)
7. Albert Fish: In Sin He Found Salvation (2007)
8. Carl Panzram: The Spirit of Hatred and Vengeance (2011)
9. Serial Killers: Andrei Romanovich Chikatilo (1995)
10. Born to Kill? Richard Trenton Chase: The Vampire of Sacramento (2010)
11. The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst (2015)
12. This Is the Zodiac Speaking (2008)
13. Aileen: Life and Death of a Serial Killer (2003)
14. Ed Gein: The Real Leatherface (2004)
15. The Jeffrey Dahmer Files (2012)
Are there any other documentaries that you think need to be included?
Share them in the comments, please.