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Making a Murderer 

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Filmed over a 10-year period, Steven Avery, a DNA exoneree who, while in the midst of exposing corruption in local law enforcement, finds himself the prime suspect in a grisly new crime.
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2018   2015  
Top Rated TV #155 | Won 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 9 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Dolores Avery Dolores Avery ...  Self 20 episodes, 2015-2018
Steven Avery ...  Self 20 episodes, 2015-2018
Laura Nirider ...  Self 11 episodes, 2015-2018
Ken Kratz ...  Self 10 episodes, 2015
Kathleen Zellner ...  Self 10 episodes, 2018
Brendan Dassey ...  Self 8 episodes, 2015
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Filmed over a 10-year period, Steven Avery, a DNA exoneree who, while in the midst of exposing corruption in local law enforcement, finds himself the prime suspect in a grisly new crime.

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Documentary | Crime

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Dateline NBC: The State of Wisconsin vs. Steven A. Avery (2016) updates the case with information not included in the documentary. Includes interviews with a victim, a prosecutor and Kathleen Zellner, the defense attorney. Dateline NBC: Return to Manitowoc County: The State of Wisconsin vs. Steven A. Avery (2017) revisited the case once more. See more »

Quotes

Ken Kratz: Reasonable doubt is for the innocent.
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Referenced in Why Him? (2016) See more »

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The Last of Us
Written by Gustavo Santaolalla
Performed by Gustavo Santaolalla
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A deep look into the terrible American justice system.
10 September 2018 | by TheLeon1897See all my reviews

This is one of the best documentaries ever created and a must-watch for everybody. The story is so insane and unbelievable that you would think this is a piece of fictional work, but it is not.

The only thing that could have been made a bit better is the episode running-time, sometimes the episodes feel a bit too long.

--9 out of 10 stars--


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 December 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Making a Murderer Part 2 See more »

Filming Locations:

Manitowoc, Wisconsin, USA

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Synthesis Films See more »
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1.78 : 1
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