American Monster

American Monster

2016 - 2017, Biopic, Crime, Other
Profiles of killers and kidnappers who committed astonishing crimes while leading ordinary lives.

Episode Guide

  • American Monster - First Look (Season 2 Episode 15)
    Season 2 Episode 15:

    First Look

    A first look at the series, "American Monster."

  • American Monster - The Wrong Man (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    The Wrong Man

    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.

  • American Monster - The Craigslist Killer (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    The Craigslist Killer

    After Ohioan Richard Beasley vanishes, police discover that an online monster has been luring local men to their deaths.

  • American Monster - Live by the Sword (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    Live by the Sword

    Manling Williams returns home to find her young sons murdered and her sword collector husband, Neal, stabbed to death.

  • American Monster - Stand by Your Men (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Stand by Your Men

    While Ron and Cynthia Phillips and their four children try to adjust to life in a remote Colorado town, home videos mask dark impulses within the Phillips family, ones that will lead to deceit, infidelity and murder.

  • American Monster - Push Record (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Push Record

    In Colorado, second-time spouses Harold and Toni Henthorn seem to dote on their young daughter and each other, then their idyllic life is shattered by a hiking accident; the couple's home videos conceal a deadly predator who nearly escapes justice.

  • American Monster - The Last Broadcast (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    The Last Broadcast

    After a taping of their local-access TV show, Chrissy and Charlie Billis have a terrible accident, smashing their car into a tree; only one of them survives, but tapes from the couple's TV show suggest a sinister tale behind what really happened.

  • American Monster - Anything for You (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    Anything for You

    As seen in home videos, the Snyders are thrilled when their 34-year-old son, Mike, finally starts a family with his sweetheart, then Mike vanishes after being diagnosed with a terrible illness, and his horrific fate comes to light only years later.

  • American Monster - Alabama Murder Mystery (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Alabama Murder Mystery

    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.

  • American Monster - Family Snapshot (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Family Snapshot

    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.

  • American Monster - The Green Monster (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    The Green Monster

    In Ohio, Jack and Linda Myers are shot to death in their sleep, and the only eye witness is their sleepy 4-year-old grandson; now, family members speak about what happened that night and share home movies revealing a monster living in their midst.

  • American Monster - Right Before Your Eyes (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Right Before Your Eyes

    When a good-looking, successful businessman meets an aspiring actress, it appears to be a match made in heaven, but the honeymoon doesn't last long, and the relationship takes a deadly turn.

  • American Monster - Shooting Phoenix (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Shooting Phoenix

    Never-before-seen footage provides a glimpse into the life of a killer who stalked the summer streets of Phoenix in 2005.

  • American Monster - Sing for the Camera (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Sing for the Camera

    In Hartford, Wis., community members are shaken to its core when a teenager is found murdered in the summer of 2014.

  • American Monster - Wave to Daddy (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Wave to Daddy

    An interview with the daughter of a notorious killer provides an unblinking look at a monster, who led a double life while committing cold-blooded crimes.

  • American Monster - Appalachian Horror Film (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Appalachian Horror Film

    Newlywed Brian Trimble teams up with friend Blaine Norris to make a low-budget horror movie, then the film spawns a real-life nightmare for Trimble's 29-year-old wife, Randi.

  • American Monster - Home Video Hit (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Home Video Hit

    While Max and Janeene Jones appeared to have the perfect marriage in public, an undercover police investigation reveals their marriage may not have been what it seemed.