Unbelievable Isn't the Only True Story of a Victim Who Was Charged for Reporting Their Rape

Esquire.comThe dramatic story, which is adapted from a joint ProPublica and Marshall Project investigation from 2015, is the basis for Netflix's new series Unbelievable. It may sound like a singular nightmare, but Marie is not alone. There's Danielle Hicks, in Washington, ...

September 14th 2019


The Timeline Of The Real Unbelievable Case Helps Straighten Out Those Time Jumps

Refinery29Netflix's latest true crime limited series, Unbelievable, tells us two different stories at once. The first follows a girl named Marie (Kaitlyn Dever), who is raped one night in her home and when she goes to the police about it, they question if she's telling the truth, ...

September 14th 2019


Unbelievable Recap: Dumb Luck

VultureSomehow, Unbelievable turns that slog into engrossing television, where you eagerly watch as Detectives Rasmussen and Duvall scan hours of surveillance footage and work through legal pad sheets coated in phone numbers. Earnestness and devotion are ...

September 14th 2019


Unbelievable Recap: The Wolf

VultureI hope you binged this episode back-to-back with the first one. I really and truly pray that you queued up Unbelievable and watched the first two episodes straight through without leaving for even a cup of tea or trip to the bathroom. It's hard watching, for sure, ...

September 14th 2019


Review: In Netflix's 'Unbelievable,' Truth Is Strong Enough

The New York TimesThe actual history behind the Netflix mini-series “Unbelievable” is a near-perfect example of the Faustian bargain at the heart of true-crime storytelling. It's horrifying and in equal measure exciting, in a way that is likely to leave you both appalled and satisfied ...

September 14th 2019