Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez

Looking for something to watch while at home, why not check out some documentaries? "Killer insides: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez" is a Netflix documentary which follows Hernandez through his NFL fame to convicted murder.

Yes, there are a plethora of video to watch on all streaming platforms. There are sitcoms, comedies and more, but documentaries are all the rage for those searching for a new show to binge. To stifle the brain a little more than watching “The Office” on a loop, here are the most popular documentaries for today’s viewers.

'Tiger King'

Viewers who have not yet consumed this Netflix documentary are behind, considering the makeshift reunion episode has already been dropped. This journey through the lives of private zoo owners in America, with a large hint of crime, has been all the rage since isolation has started.

'Evil Genius'

This true-crime 2018 Netflix documentary follows the event known as the pizza bomber. The four-part documentary includes a bank heist, murder and everything in between with an 80% rating from Rotten Tomatoes.”

'The Last Dance'

The documentary following Michael Jordan, one of the best basketball players of all time, follows the second-to-last season of his career. ESPN is streaming the 10 hours of film earlier than expected to give viewers a taste of sports within a time where there aren’t any.

'Out of Shadows'

This YouTube documentary follows professionals in Hollywood, and a journalist who have found life within fame to be highly deceiving. The documentary acts as a public service announcement to the public in order to remove the façade the government and Hollywood are putting on.

'Don’t F**k with Cats'

This crime-filled three-episode documentary follows a killer who was spotted on the web by cat lovers around the world. As one of Netflix’s newer documentaries, it is an easy must watch full of suspense.

'Fyre'

Festivals may not be happening now due to COVID-19, but that is an understatement of what the story of the Fyre Music Festival back in 2017 turned into. This documentary exposes each secret behind the disaster that was this longed-for event.

'Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez'

This Netflix documentary is where sports meets crime, while following Aaron Hernandez through NFL fame to convicted murder. The series follows friends, family and teammates of his through his conviction.

'Our Planet'

The eight-episode limited series Netflix documentary focuses on the several aspects of the beautiful planet Earth. It takes viewers through several different landscapes on Earth, diving into all things environmental.

The documentary following Michael Jordan, one of the best basketball players of all time, follows the second-to-last season of his career. ESPN is streaming the 10 hours of film earlier than expected to give viewers a taste of sports within a time where there aren’t any.

HAILEY BIALAS is a Features Reporter for The Vidette. She can be contacted at hgbiala@ilstu.edu Follow her on Twitter at @haileybialas 


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