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The Real Story: Scream

Full Episode | 46:00

The slasher classic "Scream" may seem like Hollywood fiction, but it was actually inspired by a real-life killing spree. Uncover the parallels between the fictional serial killer and the real-life serial killer: The Gainesville Ripper.

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The slasher classic "Scream" reinvigorated the horror genre, creating a scary movie icon and launching a frightening film franchise. The gorefest may seem like Hollywood fiction, but it was actually inspired by a real-life killing spree that sent an idyllic Florida town into a panic. Uncover the terrifying true events behind the horror film as we investigate the parallels between the fictional serial killer and the real-life serial killer: The Gainesville Ripper.

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