Smoke Screen

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Smoke Screen

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"Smoke Screen isn’t bad, by any means, but it’s hard to muster interest in inter-company spying when..."

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Bad Women: The Ripper Retold

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Bad Women: The Ripper Retold

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"Bad Women: The Ripper Retold is an expertly crafted podcast that is interesting and educational...."

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Murdaugh Murders Podcast

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Murdaugh Murders Podcast

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"Keep in mind, for example, the fact that Matney is affiliated with FITSNews, a..."

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Love Is a Crime

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Love Is a Crime

Critic Review

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"The enterprise largely translates into a brisk overview of the film noir genre, historically..."

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The Dropout

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The Dropout

Critic Review

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"This podcast presents a lot information in an interesting way that will maintain your attention. It..."

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Dr. Death Season 3: Miracle Man

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Dr. Death Season 3: Miracle Man

Critic Review

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"Her (Benita Alexander) Dirty John-style tale holds you in its grasp while making you shout at her..."

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The Grand Scheme: Snatching Sinatra

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The Grand Scheme: Snatching Sinatra

Critic Review

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"Wonderfully gravelly, noirish narration is provided by the actor John Stamos."

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West Cork

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West Cork

Critic Review

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"As someone who came to the documentary first, I worried I’d get little from the audio version of a..."

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Chameleon: Hollywood Con Queen

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Chameleon: Hollywood Con Queen

Critic Review

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"If you’re looking for an enthralling true crime tale but aren’t mentally prepared for intense..."

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Unraveled: The Stalker's Web

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Unraveled: The Stalker's Web

Critic Review

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"How many mental pathologies can you fit into one person? Narcissistic, Borderline, Psychopath Jason..."

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Firebug

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Firebug

Critic Review

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"...true radio drama style, complete with the word “incendiary” to describe the action and..."

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Murder In Illinois

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Murder In Illinois

Critic Review

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"...a twisted, heartwrenching tale of family, potential wrongful conviction, and cold-blooded..."

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RedHanded

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RedHanded

Critic Review

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"RedHanded is a grisly crash course in all things horrifying – and we can’t get enough...there’s..."

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The Lazarus Heist

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The Lazarus Heist

Critic Review

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"...built around North Korea, its secretive regime, and its cyber-attack policy towards the western..."

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Bear Brook

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Bear Brook

Critic Review

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"The show is a masterclass in investigative podcasting and grabs your attention from the very first..."

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True Spies: Espionage | Investigation | Crime | Murder | Detective | Politics

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True Spies: Espionage | Investigation | Crime | Murder | Detective | Politics

Critic Review

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"This is a fascinating listen with real star power at the helm. The show is very produced and..."

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The Trials of Frank Carson

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The Trials of Frank Carson

Critic Review

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"...ulcer-inducing story of conspiracy, contempt and corruption. This story will give you..."

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Today in Focus

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Today in Focus

Critic Review

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"Today in Focus, like its contemporaries, takes you beyond the headlines, to give you the right..."

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Internet Urban Legends

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Internet Urban Legends

Critic Review

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"If you've ever come across something scary on the web and wondered "is this real?" this podcast is..."

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Through the Cracks

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Through the Cracks

Critic Review

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"Less of a whodunit and more of a how-could-we-let-this-happen, Hill covers the case with equal..."

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Finding Natasha

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Finding Natasha

Critic Review

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"What I will say is that Warren has crafted an atmospheric series that reveals as much about memory..."

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O.C. Swingers

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O.C. Swingers

Critic Review

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"...the story lurches back and forth enough to make it suit the short-episode format. In this sense..."

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The Sneak

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The Sneak

Critic Review

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"[Season 3] What really makes The Sneak a must-listen isn’t so much what was said, but what wasn’t..."

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The Line

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The Line

Critic Review

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"The Line boasts impressive access: courtroom audio from Gallagher’s military trial, eye-opening..."

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Exit Scam

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Exit Scam

Critic Review

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"It’s kind of a dangerous world that Exit Scam gazes into, and Lammer provides a stabilizing, almost..."

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Crime Junkie

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Crime Junkie

User Review

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"I found Crime Junkie... it's ranked like #3 in the country or something. I started listening to..."

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Welcome to Your Fantasy

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Welcome to Your Fantasy

Critic Review

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"Led by the historian Natalia Mehlman Petrzela, Welcome to Your Fantasy is an utterly engrossing..."

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CounterClock

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CounterClock

User Review

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"I discovered CounterClock by listening to CrimeJunkie. CounterClock basically took one of the..."

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Pseudocide

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Pseudocide

Critic Review

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"These are wildly improbable and hugely entertaining tales, each of them a Hollywood-style thriller..."

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And That’s Why We Drink

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And That’s Why We Drink

Critic Review

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"I have to confess that while I listened to the entirety of the first two podcasts, I could only..."

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Supernatural with Ashley Flowers

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Supernatural with Ashley Flowers

Critic Review

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"This podcast is concerned with unexplained cases, some of them true crime, that may involve the..."

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Good Assassins: Hunting the Butcher

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Good Assassins: Hunting the Butcher

Critic Review

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"The Good Assassins is similar to a good spy novel or movie. Good Assassins is masterfully done. The..."

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Stolen: The Search for Jermain

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Stolen: The Search for Jermain

Critic Review

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"Stolen is extremely well produced, balanced between Walker’s narration and source audio...."

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Who Killed Emma?

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Who Killed Emma?

Critic Review

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"Journalist Sam Poling and producer Mona McAlinden, who have won awards for their reporting on this..."

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Spy Affair

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Spy Affair

Critic Review

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"As in those series, there are no corpses in Spy Affair. There is also no obvious jeopardy, since..."

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Guru: The Dark Side of Enlightenment

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Guru: The Dark Side of Enlightenment

Critic Review

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"Thick, hot air: you can hear it; you can feel the bodies gasping for it next to you. For a moment,..."

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Tapes from the Darkside: a true crime podcast

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Tapes from the Darkside: a true crime podcast

Critic Review

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"Finding an independent true crime podcast that’s well made and doesn’t have sketchy vibes (i.e...."

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The Doodler

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The Doodler

Critic Review

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"It’s true crime with a purpose, painting a picture of a glamorous scene that was terrorised by a..."

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Lost Hills

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Lost Hills

Critic Review

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"Consequently, what you get with the podcast series is a little more sociological, something that..."

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Red Collar

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Red Collar

Critic Review

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"The host probably shares my intrigue, as Red Collar is superbly narrated by Catherine Townsend, who..."

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Norco 80

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Norco 80

Critic Review

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"From a production standpoint, Norco 80 suffers, in a minor way, from the same thing that many..."

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Cold Case Crime Cuts

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Cold Case Crime Cuts

Critic Review

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"Another cold case. Or is it? Cold Case Crime Cuts takes all the familiar American true-crime..."

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Chicano Squad

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Chicano Squad

Critic Review

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"Though this is a true-crime story from the late 1970s, it couldn’t be more prescient: a young man..."

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The Apology Line

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The Apology Line

Critic Review

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"The podcast stirs nostalgia for a lost age of analog technology and paper media: the landlines and..."

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Stories After Dark

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Stories After Dark

User Review

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"Almost too creepy! The host's voice is sinister and the stories are disturbing. If you like..."

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Mommy Doomsday

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Mommy Doomsday

Critic Review

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"Things get creepy quickly, and we hear about it directly from those who knew Lori and Chad in..."

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Shootout: The Battle for North Hollywood

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Shootout: The Battle for North Hollywood

Critic Review

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"A lean sound design bolsters but never overwhelms their voices, allowing these untold stories to be..."

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Killer Instinct

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Killer Instinct

Critic Review

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"Right away, I liked that Brymer doesn’t just retell these horrific and tragic events. She attempts..."

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Last Seen

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Last Seen

Critic Review

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"Though inevitably frustrating to listen to at times, “Last Seen” is also perfect binge material,..."

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Down The Hill: The Delphi Murders

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Down The Hill: The Delphi Murders

Critic Review

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"The podcast itself is an excellent piece of journalism. Barbara and Andrew are engaging hosts and..."

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Catching Melanie's Killer - A True Crime Podcast by ITV News

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Catching Melanie's Killer - A True Crime Podcast by ITV News

Critic Review

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"The difficulty with such podcasts lies in finding a balance between the adrenaline of the..."

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Power: The Maxwells

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Power: The Maxwells

Critic Review

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"This is a slick podcast, with a fruity, dramatic feel from Somethin’ Else, who know what they’re..."

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Paradise

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Paradise

Critic Review

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"Paradise, steered by a British journalist and an Irish radio presenter (who, unfortunately, spends..."

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The Missing

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The Missing

Critic Review

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"Pandora Sykes, of The High Low podcast fame, is an excellent host, her script and presentation..."

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Hunting Ghislaine with John Sweeney

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Hunting Ghislaine with John Sweeney

Critic Review

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"The show is well researched, if somewhat pulpy at times. The details of the show are gripping,..."

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Snapped: Women Who Murder

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Snapped: Women Who Murder

Critic Review

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"Personally, after listening to the first six episodes, I found that Snapped transfers very well to..."

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Dr. Death | S2: Dr. Fata

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Dr. Death | S2: Dr. Fata

Critic Review

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"Season two’s “Dr. Death” comes off as a disturbingly distant caricature, as opposed to the..."

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Midnight Son

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Midnight Son

Critic Review

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"Setting the tone for the rest of the series, Midnight Son starts out with a legend passed down by..."

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Unfinished

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Unfinished

Critic Review

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"This series is at once sweeping and intimate, and its themes resonate far beyond the boundaries of..."

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Dr. Death | S1: Dr. Duntsch

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Dr. Death | S1: Dr. Duntsch

Critic Review

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"After listening, it’s hard to say which is more disturbing—Duntsch’s stomach-churning acts of..."

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Where Is George Gibney?

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Where Is George Gibney?

User Review

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"Couldn’t get through the episode because i wasn’t a fan of the story telling style. The background..."

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Crime Beat

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Crime Beat

Critic Review

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"Crime Beat is a podcast absolutely full of human stories, looking at cases Nancy has covered told..."

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Hometown: A Killing

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Hometown: A Killing

Critic Review

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"Hometown: A Killing puts its own spin on the trend, offering true crime-meets-investigative..."

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My Favorite Murder with Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark

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My Favorite Murder with Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark

Critic Review

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"The hosts feel relatable, and although they can get carried away in unrelated conversation, they..."

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Scientology: Fair Game

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Scientology: Fair Game

User Review

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"This was a very interesting episode. Richard Behar, Time Magazine journalist discusses his..."

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S-Town

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S-Town

Critic Review

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"You know something is worthwhile when it’s a page-turner. Whether it be a book, a movie, a tv..."

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Bad People

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Bad People

Critic Review

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"Hagen and Shaw are loquacious and funny, and Shaw manages to sneak in some fascinating information..."

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Strictly Stalking

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Strictly Stalking

Critic Review

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"You'll definitely find yourself looking over your shoulder more often after listening to this one."

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Cutthroat Inc.

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Cutthroat Inc.

Critic Review

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"The story is just as bizarre as it sounds, and Gutman uses this seven-part series to recount Shin's..."

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The Dating Game Killer

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The Dating Game Killer

Critic Review

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"You're sure to be hooked from the start. "

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Obsessed With: Disappeared

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Obsessed With: Disappeared

Critic Review

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"The weekly podcast goes episode by episode through the series, recapping the stories with a perfect..."

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Rotten Mango

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Rotten Mango

Critic Review

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"If you're someone who falls asleep while listening to investigative crime podcasts, then give..."

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Murder in Hollywoodland

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Murder in Hollywoodland

Critic Review

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"This podcast will draw you in and leave you guessing about one of the most iconic whodunit cases of..."

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Murder In Oregon

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Murder In Oregon

Critic Review

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"A striking ensemble tells the tale: Stanford, gravel-voiced and wry; Francke’s unvarnished..."

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The Catch and Kill Podcast with Ronan Farrow

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The Catch and Kill Podcast with Ronan Farrow

Critic Review

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"Nonetheless, their bravery, tenacity and self-possession take the breath away. Most of all, the..."

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To Live and Die in LA

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To Live and Die in LA

Critic Review

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"To Live and Die in LA is solidly in the hit category. This is genuinely the kind of storytelling..."

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Hunting Warhead

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Hunting Warhead

Critic Review

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"While the facts are undoubtedly harrowing, the series steers clear of prurient detail, focusing on..."

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Missing & Murdered: Finding Cleo

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Missing & Murdered: Finding Cleo

Critic Review

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"...in an episode that comes relatively early in the podcast, Walker achieves something even she..."

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In The Dark

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In The Dark

Critic Review

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"Hosted by the measured and confident Madeleine Baran, the journalism behind In The Dark is second..."

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Up and Vanished

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Up and Vanished

Critic Review

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"While inspiring a wave of knockoff I-could-probably-solve-that-cold-case amateur podcasts, Up and..."

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Dirty John

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Dirty John

Critic Review

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"It’s the first story to go from newspaper to podcast to TV show, complete with a plot twist that..."

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Believed

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Believed

Critic Review

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"Believed is the ultimate example of a podcast that achieves near-impossible feats. Believed is..."

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Undisclosed

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Undisclosed

Critic Review

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"The show captures our current moment in which audiences want to hear stories about innocent people..."

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Criminal

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Criminal

Critic Review

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"But make no mistake, it’s the hypnotic host that makes Criminal an essential entry. And,..."

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Over My Dead Body

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Over My Dead Body

Critic Review

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"Markel is not around to tell his own story, but Over My Dead Body will include voices from the many..."

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Carruth

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Carruth

Critic Review

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"There is literally nothing I would change about this podcast. The epilogue episode was excellent...."

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Crime Writers On...True Crime Review

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Crime Writers On...True Crime Review

Critic Review

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"These are shows that may not fall into the true crime category per se, but they are excellent looks..."

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Last Podcast On The Left

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Last Podcast On The Left

Critic Review

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"Almost every episode is absolutely hysterical, especially when Zebrowski goes off on tangents..."

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