Inside the Manson Cult: The Lost Tapes

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An all-new two-hour special that goes inside Spahn's Ranch, where the Manson cult lived, America's most murderous group.

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  • Given that they are usually narcissists as well as psychopaths, the publicity only feeds their egos...But Manson: The Lost Tapes had the distinction, to an extent, of keeping Charles Manson...largely out of the picture.

    Sep 28, 2018 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…
  • We may pretend our interest in true crime horror is justified by the need to understand as much as we can to prevent such enormities occurring again or some such nonsense - but actually we all know how base our interest really is.

    Sep 27, 2018 | Full Review…
  • This compelling documentary, the first of two, gave a unique insight into how a psychotic control freak could take possession of vulnerable people through hallucinogenic drugs and sexual abuse, and manipulate them for the rest of their lives.

    Oct 24, 2018 | Full Review…
  • Where the programme came into its own was in finding former cult members and showing them the tapes.

    Oct 1, 2018 | Full Review…
  • Manson: The Lost Tapes really is disquieting: a trip and a half of purest horror dressed up as social history.

    Sep 27, 2018 | Full Review…
  • Works as a pop psychological study, but is loaded with too much filler.

    Sep 19, 2018 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

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