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Swamp Murders

'S5/E3 - Stranger In The Night'. The Arlington murder of Sharyn Kills Back remained a mystery for more than 20 years. Then, a surprise tip to Fort Worth Police promises to crack the cold case.

  • 00:55:00min
Discovery IDx

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21 Jul 2018

WARNING: This Drug May Kill You

Addiction to painkillers is a massive epidemic that is destroying lives. This unflinching documentary follows four families with members caught in the spiral of addiction that's destroying everyone around them.

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Serial Killer With Piers Morgan

'S1/E1'. Piers Morgan meets Mark Riebe, a killer who has confessed to the murder of 13 young women.

  • 00:59:00min
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25 Jul 2018

Thou Shalt Not

'S1/E7 - Unrequited Souls'. Family is all that matters to Kim Wolfe, until she meets Stacie.

  • 13 (L, V, S)
  • 00:45:00min
FOX Life

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FOX Life

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27 Jul 2018

Angels of Death

This hard-hitting documentary explores the horrifying story of the Mancoba Seven Angels Ministry and the hundreds of girls who were reportedly living as sex slaves outside a small SA town in Ngcobo.

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Stealing Sunflowers

News24 investigates the aftermath of the violence that broke out in the small farming town of Coligny following the death of 16-year-old Mathomola Moshoeu for stealing sunflowers.

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Murder Made Me Famous

'S4/E6 - Yolanda Saldivar'. The world of Tejano music was forever changed in 1995 at a hotel in Corpus Christi after the president of Selena Quintanilla's fan club shot her down.

  • 00:50:00min
CBS Reality

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CBS Reality

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29 Jul 2018

Menendez: Blood Brothers

Lyle and Eric Menendez were nice, educated boys who inexplicably shot their own parents.

  • 01:40:00min
Crime + Investigation

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Crime + Investigation

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24 Jul 2018

Killer Instinct With Chris Hansen

'S3/E1 - The Death of a Genius'. Retired scientist Walter Sartory's greatest fear was that someone was out to get him. In 2009, his fears came true in a way that even Walter himself could not have predicted.

  • 00:55:00min
Discovery IDx

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Discovery IDx

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23 Jul 2018

Evil Twins

'S1/E15 - Green Eyed Monsters'. As children, Darlene and Charlene lived modest lives, but as adults, they were insatiable, greedy and deceitful. Eventually, their bond would be shattered by a single gunshot.

  • 00:50:00min
CBS Reality

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CBS Reality

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25 Jul 2018

AB de Villiers

It was a sad day for international cricket when the legendary SA batsman announced his retirement. Relive his greatest moments in this documentary series.

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Murder

'S1/E7 - Tiara Brown'. With her marriage on the rocks and her husband deployed at sea, a 21 year old mother of two turns to Craigslist for male companionship. The consequences are deadly.

  • 13 (L, V)
  • 00:45:00min
FOX Life

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FOX Life

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27 Jul 2018

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The Jiving And Dying

An intriguing documentary looking at one of the country’s biggest rock bands of the late 1970s, and how they became an important part of South Africa’s musical landscape.

  • 16 (L)
  • Factual/True Story
  • 101min

War with the Roses

The Springboks and England have endured a brutal rivalry for over a hundred years on the rugby field with each side enjoying highs and lows. The Springboks are still never short of motivation when they go to war with the Roses.

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Orania

A truly gripping South African documentary that takes a rare look at the cultural identity of a small community of South Africans that refuse to be part of the Rainbow Nation. 2012

  • 16 (L)
  • Factual/True Story
  • 94min
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Season 4 / Episode 1

Web Of Lies

The Child Network - In the online world, you never really know who you're talking to. Web of Lies reveals stories of deception and homicide triggered by online interactions.

  • Other
  • 60min
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The Eagle Huntress

A visually and emotionally stirring documentary. A trailblazing nomadic Mongolian girl trains to become the first female eagle hunter, an occupation dominated by men for generations. 2016

  • Other
  • 84min

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