The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst (2015)


Genre: Documentary , Crime , Mystery

Plot: A groundbreaking six-part documentary directed and produced by Andrew Jarecki and produced and shot by Marc Smerling (the Oscar nominated behind "Capturing the Friedmans (2003)") delves into the strange history of real estate heir Robert Durst, long suspected in the still-unsolved 1982 disappearance of his wife as well as the subsequent murders of family friend Susan Berman and neighbor Morris Black. It features an extended, revealing interview with Durst himself, with whom Jarecki developed a unique relationship following the release of "All Good Things (2010)", Jarecki's 2010 feature about Durst's life starring Ryan Gosling and Kirsten Dunst. "The Jinx" results from nearly a decade of research by the filmmakers, who expose police files, key witnesses, never-before-seen footage, private prison recordings, and thousands of pages of formerly hidden documents. Read More



Episode 6: Chapter 6: What The Hell Did I Do?
Episode 5: Chapter 5: Family Values
Episode 4: Chapter 4: The State of Texas vs. Robert Durst
Episode 3: Chapter 3: The Gangster's Daughter
Episode 2: Chapter 2: Poor Little Rich Boy
Episode 1: Chapter 1: A Body in the Bay