Archive | May, 2012

Reel Crime/Real Story: TV Review

True crime stories always have been beloved on television, whether for their schadenfreude (“Ha! Those poor schmucks”) or their educational aspects (“How would I rob a bank if I had to?”). Investigation Discovery devotes its entire lineup to the obsession, and its new three-part series Reel Crime/Real Story capitalizes on the interest in some particularly famous true-crime cases by comparing them with their gritty (but somehow still glamorous) Hollywood offspring … READ MORE