I'll Be Gone in the Dark

I'll Be Gone in the Dark (2020)

After a decade of terror, the Golden State Killer vanished. One woman refused to let him disappear.

  • Genre: Documentary, Crime
  • Creator: Liz Garbus
  • First Air Date: 2020-06-28
  • Last Air Date: 2021-06-21
  • Total Seasons: 1
  • Total Episodes: 7
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 60 min.
  • Production Company: HBO Documentary Films
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Networks: HBO
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An exploration of the case of the Golden State Killer who terrorized California in the 1970s and 1980s, committing 50 sexual assaults and 10 murders, and true crime author Michelle McNamara's obsessive quest to find justice on behalf of his victims.

  • Keywords: california, 1970s, amateur detective, overdose, murder, serial killer, rape and murder, true crime, rapist, prescription drug abuse, sacramento, serial rapist, southern california, sex crime, murder mystery, 1980s, crime writer
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    I'll Be Gone in the Dark Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2020-06-28
    7 Episodes

    I'll Be Gone in the Dark Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Murder Habit60 min
    Season 1Episode 2Reign of Terror60 min
    Season 1Episode 3Rat in a Maze60 min
    Season 1Episode 4The Motherlode60 min
    Season 1Episode 5Monsters Recede but Never Vanish60 min
    Season 1Episode 6Walk into the Light60 min
    • Amy Ryan

      as Michelle McNamara's Words (voice)
    Production Dave Rath Executive Producer
    Production Michelle McNamara Executive Producer
    Production Paul Haynes Co-Executive Producer
    Production Billy Jensen Co-Executive Producer
    Production Julie Gaither Supervising Producer
    Production Liz Garbus Executive Producer
    Sound Philip Sheppard Original Music Composer
    Production Myles Kane Co-Producer
    Production Nancy Abraham Executive Producer
    Production Lisa Heller Executive Producer
    Production Josh Koury Co-Producer
    Production Patton Oswalt Executive Producer
    Production Dan Cogan Executive Producer
    Production Elizabeth Wolff Producer
    Editing Krystalline Armendariz Associate Editor
    Costume & Make-Up Barbara Guillaume Makeup & Hair
    Sound Heather Kreamer Music Supervisor
    Art Susan Alegria Production Design
    Art Amber Unkle Production Design
    Production Kate Barry Producer
    Writing Michelle McNamara Book
    Sound Aimee Mann Theme Song Performance
    Sound Leonard Cohen Main Title Theme Composer