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Root of Evil
The True Story of the Hodel Family and the Black Dahlia
When Elizabeth Short, also known as The Black Dahlia, was brutally killed in 1947, it gripped the entire country. More than 70 years later, it remains America's most infamous unsolved murder. Many believe Dr. George Hodel was the killer, thanks to an investigation by Hodel's own son. But murder is just part of the Hodel family story, one filled with horrifying secrets that ripple across generations. Now, through never-before-heard archival audio and first-time interviews, the Hodel family opens up to reveal their shocking story. In this eight-part documentary series, sisters Rasha...
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4.6 stars from 16,745 ratings
Just ok
Very entertaining but the end was a flop. They kept talking about all the things Tamar did but never went into detail. The last episode with the family reunion was great for them but did nothing to add to the story for me. Kind of all over the place. I would only recommend if you know these...Read full review »
Photomomcincy via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 01/16/20
One of the best true crime podcasts ive listened to...and ive listened to most of them on apple podcasts
kerrigotmurdered via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 01/16/20
Dark AF
This is a tough story to hear. This family has been through a generational ringer. As an avid true crime junkie, I have to say this podcast certainly stands out, although it’s tough to binge given the nature of heinous details. You’ll need a pallet cleanser for sure.
BekahMitch via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 01/15/20
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