Cults, conspiracies, cold cases, whatever your favourite is, the popularity of true crime can’t be denied. The want for more true crime has risen significantly in the last five years, and for fans of the genre, Amazon Prime has a treasure chest of superb documentaries.
If you’re looking to find the perfect doc to suits your taste, take a look at our list of the highest rated true crime documentaries now streaming on the streaming service, based on viewer ratings from popular review site Rotten Tomatoes.
1. Cold Case Files (2017)
Cold Case Files sees long unresolved cold cases reexamined using forensic advances and new evidence.
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2. Ted Bundy: Falling for a Killer (2020)
After nearly 40 years of silence, Elizabeth Kendall - Ted Bundy's former girlfriend - and her daughter Molly share their experiences of their life with the notorious serial killer.
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3. The Last Narc (2020)
Former cartel insiders divulge the bone-chilling details behind the notorious murder and kidnapping of DEA Agent "Kiki" Camarena.
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4. You Belong to Me: Sex, Race and Murder in the South
You Belong to Me: Sex, Race and Murder in the South look to reveal the hidden truths of the 1952 case of Ruby McCollum - the richest African American woman in Suwannee County who shot White physician and politician Clifford Leroy Adams with a revolver.
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