Under the Banner of Heaven (2022-)  imdb rss

A devout detective's faith is tested as he investigates a brutal murder seemingly connected to an esteemed Utah family's spiral into LDS fundamentalism and their distrust in the government.

Under the Banner of Heaven: Surrender  Season 1, Episode 3

The ongoing investigation leads Pyre and Taba into untrod woods where they unearth information that challenges Pyre's own faith, and draw more Laffertys into suspicion and custody.
posted by porpoise on May 5 at 11:13 PM - 3 comments

Under the Banner of Heaven: Episodes 1 & 2: "When God Was Love" and "Rightful Place"  Books Included   Season 1, Episode 1

A devout Mormon detective is called to investigate a horrific double murder in Utah, 1984. The investigation begins to turn up parts of Mormon history and practice that had been hidden to many. Based on the true crime book by Jon Krakauer; screenplay by Dustin Lance Black. [more inside]
posted by dnash on Apr 30 at 9:33 AM - 6 comments