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Ripped from the Headlines The Shocking True Stories Behind the Movies' Most Memorable CrimesE Texas sniper Charles Whitman Jr nurse slayer Richard Speck and Leopold and Loeb exert their power on the public imagination and become the stuff of movie lore In this collection of revelatory essays true crime historian Harold Schechter takes a fascinating trip down the crossroads of fact and fiction to reveal the sensational real life from the Headlines! The Shocking PDFEPUB or stories that areshocking taboo and fantastic than even the most imaginative screenwriter can dream u. This was an easy enough read containing short pieces on famous movies drawn from real life crimes Each section was well written with enough information to make you want to go and see the movies or read about the crimes themselvesI enjoyed the fact that it leant towards classic movies and I've definitely added a few to my watch list And if you read this book and haven't seen Badlands then you should as it's a truly excellent film

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Ripped from the Headlines!: The Shocking True Stories Behind the Movies' Most Memorable Crimes Download Ä E-book, or Kindle E-pub Á [EPUB] ✷ Ripped from the Headlines!: The Shocking True Stories Behind the Movies' Most Memorable Crimes Author HarThe Headlines! PDF #180 Bestselling true crime master Harold Schechter explores the real life headline making psychos serial murderers thrill hungry couples and lady killers who inspired a century of classic films The necktie murders in Alfred Hitchcock’s Frenzy Chicago’s Jazz Age crime of passion the fatal hookup in Looking for Mr Goodbar the high school horrors committed by the from the Headlines! The Shocking PDFEPUB or costumed slasher in Scream These and other Ripped fro. Having been a film and true crime enthusiast from a young age I wish I’d had this book back then Even though I had knowledge of a lot of the true stories behind the films referenced in this book it was intriguing to learn about them but there were also some films I didn’t know were inspired by certain crimes and even some of the crimes I didn’t even know about even those you would expect to at least be infamous I highly recommend this book it is fairly easy reading and includes great detail Also check out the Once Upon A Crime podcast interview with Harold the author where I found out about this book