Heaven's Gate: The Cult of Cults: All Episodes (4 episodes) Season 1, Ep 1
The four-part documentary, on HBO Max, tells the story of the UFO cult which existed for more than two decades until its leader, Marshall Applewhite, aka Do, and most of its members committed mass suicide on March 26, 1997. The documentary includes footage shot by the cult members themselves, as well as interviews with survivors and other people connected with Heaven's Gate. [CW: suicide, self-mutilation] [more inside]
The full series of this podcast that delves into the story of the Heaven's Gate cult with empathy, excellent reporting, and serious lack of sensationalism. Includes an episode of the host reflecting on his own experience growing up in a cult, and another episode featuring listeners' experiences with cults.