Helter Skelter: An American Myth

Helter Skelter: An American Myth (2020)

You think you know the story... you don't.

  • Genre: Documentary, Crime
  • First Air Date: 2020-07-26
  • Last Air Date: 2020-08-30
  • Total Seasons: 1
  • Total Episodes: 6
  • Status: Ended
  • Production Company: Invented by Girls
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Networks: Epix
  • Director: Lesley Chilcott
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The untold story behind cult leader Charles Manson and his followers' heinous crimes as told through interviews with former members, archival footage, and newly-unearthed images.

  • Keywords: free love, san francisco, california, cocaine, lsd, cult, murder, los angeles, california, series of murders, motorcycle gang, true crime, cult leader, manson family murders, hippies, pregnant woman murdered, female criminal, sharon tate, charles manson, church of the nazarene
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    Helter Skelter: An American Myth Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2020-07-26
    6 Episodes

    Helter Skelter: An American Myth Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Charles Manson is Your Brother60 min
    Season 1Episode 2Seed60 min
    Season 1Episode 3Nobody Joins a Cult60 min
    Season 1Episode 4Out of Eden60 min
    Season 1Episode 5Some Bad Mistakes60 min
    Season 1Episode 6The Legend of Helter Skelter60 min
    • Charles Manson

      as Self (archive footage)
    Production Eli Frankel Executive Producer
    Production Greg Berlanti Executive Producer
    Production Sarah Schechter Executive Producer
    Production Erika Kennair Producer
    Directing Lesley Chilcott Director
    Production Lesley Chilcott Executive Producer
    Production Mike Darnell Executive Producer
    Production Brooke Karzen Executive Producer
    Production Michael Wright Executive Producer
    Production Jill Burkhart Executive Producer
    Production Elizabeth Davies Executive Producer
    Production Barbara Kopple Executive Producer
    Production Rebecca Halpern Supervising Producer
    Sound Willa Yudell Music Supervisor
    Camera Eduardo Fierro Director of Photography
    Camera Logan Schneider Director of Photography
    Editing Steve Prestemon Editor
    Sound Christophe Beck Music
    Sound Leo Birenberg Music