I would say that outside of The Office, my favorite thing to watch is a good true crime documentary. There are the big docs like Conversations with a Killer and Making a Murderer that get a lot of hype, but I've stumbled upon lesser known docs that are also chilling and eye opening! Keep scrolling to see some of my favorite underrated true crime documentaries.
The Case Against Adnan Syed
This doc follows the appeal process of Adnan Syed, who is convicted of killing his high school ex-girlfriend.
Theres Something Wrong With Aunt Diane
When Diane Schuler is found to have a high blood alcohol content after driving the wrong way on the highway, killing herself and the children in her car, the warning signs and possible motives are explored.
Reflections Of The Past
Two teenage girls in New Zealand during the 1950s become obsessed with each other, and when threatened with separation, turn to murder.
I Love You Now Die
This documentary explores the culpability of teenager Michelle Carter for egging on her boyfriend to suicide, and where responsibility and blame should fall.
The Most Dangerous Animal Of All
When a man who was adopted as a baby is reconnected with his birth mother, he learns many details that lead him to believe his dad may have been the famous bay area Zodiac Killer.
Abducted In Plain Sight
A neighbor worms his way into the trust of the family next door, which ultimately leads to him kidnapping their adolescent daughter TWICE.
I was young when the Amanda Knox trial came about, so this documentary was interesting to see all the details and ways the Italian police messed up the investigation.
Evil Genius: The True Story of Americas Most Diabolical Bank Heist
Also known as the "collar bomb" case, this doc explores the bizarre bank robbery that ended with the death of the "robber" after a collar he was wearing exploded.
When his wife is found dead at the bottom of the stairs, the husband is the main suspect, but there are a lot of interesting turns and theories.
God Knows Where I Am
When a woman is found starved to death in an abandoned house, her diary reveal her tragic final months.
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