The Man Who Studies Murder |
( 2 Disc Set DVD)
Nobody understands murder like Elliott Leyton, advisor
Known in his home province of Newfoundland as "The Murder Guy," Leyton is a pioneer in the academic study of murder - a man who has devoted his career to studying the many reasons people kill each other, and our reaction to the breaching of this worst of all taboos.
2 X 50 MINS
Includes the following titles:
The Man Who Studies Murder - Disc One: The Landscape of Murder
Leyton takes us through the underbelly of humanity: from death row in Nevada to a Jack the Ripper tour of London; to an analysis of some of the 20th century's most notorious serial killers. His goal: to find out why people kill and why some countries produce so many more killers than others.
The Man Who Studies Murder - Disc Two: The Anthropology of Murder
Disc 2 contains bonus material exclusively available on this DVD: interviews with mystery writer P.D. Janes and serial killer David Middleton (now on Death Row in Newada), as well as the interogation of suspected (and later convicted murderer Raymond Stewart by Sheriff Jim Lopey. Also featured is Dr. Ignatius Piazza, founder of Nevada's gated and armed Front Sight community, plus a lecture by Leyton.