Swindled
Utilizes narrative storytelling, archival audio, and immersive soundscapes to explore true stories of white-collar criminals, con artists, and corporate evil. From corruption and fraud to Ponzi schemes and environmental disasters, these financially motivated crimes have shaped our world in unimaginable ways. All in the name of greed.
True Crime
Documentary
History
1
The I.M.O.M. (Peter Foster)
Peter Foster / John Chardon
44 min
2
The Barefoot Bandit (Colton Harris Moore)
Colton Harris Moore / Joshua Paul Calhoun
51 min
3
The Treatment (Bayer AG)
Bayer AG / Ryan White
49 min
4
The Referee (Tim Donaghy)
Tim Donaghy / Joe Gagliano
52 min
5
The Vigilante (Pat Johnson)
Pat Johnson / Joe Stack
50 min
6
The Octopus (United Fruit Company)
United Fruit Company / Dole Food Company
58 min
7
The Genius (Martin Frankel)
Martin Frankel / Thomas F. Quinn
58 min
8
The Grant (Scott Westerhuis)
Scott Westerhuis / Steven Sueppel
61 min
9
The Pope (Dan Johnson)
Dan Johnson / Dan Johnson
76 min
10
The Gamechanger (Belle Gibson)
Belle Gibson / Jess Ainscough
73 min
11
Bonus: The Boner King (Enzyte)
Enzyte
17 min
12
The Switch (Flint Water Crisis)
Flint Water Crisis / Washington D.C. Lead Contamination
69 min
13
The Raid (Agriprocessors)
Agriprocessors / Swift & Co.
53 min
14
Bonus: The Promotion (McDonald's Monopoly)
McDonald's Monopoly
20 min
15
The Sultan (Anthony Gignac)
Anthony Gignac / Coingate
49 min
16
The Revenger (Hunter Moore)
Hunter Moore / Kevin Bollaert
57 min
17
The GPO Girl (Samantha Azzopardi)
Samantha Azzopardi / Guerdwich Montimere
53 min
18
The Mine (Crandall Canyon Mine)
Crandall Canyon Mine / Sago Mine
59 min
19
The Madam (Deborah Jeane Palfrey)
Deborah Jeane Palfrey / Kristin M. Davis
53 min
20
The Family Business (Doug Pielsticker)
Doug Pielsticker / Falcon Transport
49 min
21
The Survivor (Tania Head)
Tania Head / Fred Parisi
52 min
22
The Fundraiser (Johnny Bobbitt Jr.)
Johnny Bobbitt Jr. / Ginny Irovando Long
38 min
23
The Whistleblower (Karen Silkwood)
Karen Silkwood / Robert S. Kerr
46 min
24
The Tour (Jered Threatin)
Jered Threatin / Milli Vanilli
53 min
25
The Implants (Poly Implant Prothèse)
Poly Implant Prothèse / Dow Corning
50 min
26
The Match (Simon Leviev)
Simon Leviev / Maria Elvira Pinto Exposto
45 min
27
The Socialite (Anna Delvey)
Anna Delvey / Kari Ferrell
59 min
28
Bonus: The Refugee (Wyclef Jean)
Wyclef Jean
17 min
29
The Producer (Joe Francis)
Joe Francis / Bumfights
64 min
30
The Downline (Herbalife)
Herbalife / Glenn W. Turner
49 min
31
The Sting (Abscam)
Abscam / Mel Weinberg
42 min
32
The Mayor (Kwame Kilpatrick)
Kwame Kilpatrick / Tamara Greene
50 min
33
The Body Snatcher (Michael Mastromarino)
Michael Mastromarino / Tri-State Crematory
39 min
34
The Formula (Nestlé Boycott of 1977)
Nestlé Boycott of 1977 / Chinese Baby Milk Scandal
42 min
35
The Mogul (Lou Pearlman)
Lou Pearlman / Alan Bond
52 min
36
The Deputy (Frankie Bybee)
Frankie Bybee / Charles "G.I. Joe" Gliniewicz
43 min
37
The Psychic (Sylvia Browne)
Sylvia Browne / Miss Cleo
49 min
38
The Contestant (Charles Ingram)
Charles Ingram / Michael Larson
50 min
39
The Hostage (Tony Kiritsis)
Tony Kiritsis / Clay Allen Duke
57 min
40
The Fyre Festival (Billy McFarland)
Billy McFarland / Lapland New Forest
47 min
41
The Tycoon (Allen Stanford)
Allen Stanford / Michael Marin
57 min
42
The Lawsuit (McDonald's Hot Coffee)
Stella Liebeck / Charles Bigbee
37 min
43
The Canoe Man (John Darwin)
John Darwin / David Friedland
45 min
44
The Gigolo (Richard Bailey)
Richard Bailey / Tommy "Sandman" Burns
52 min
45
The Association (FIFA)
FIFA / Colin Fowles
53 min
46
The Pharma Bro (Martin Shkreli)
Martin Shkreli / Valeant Pharmaceuticals
56 min
47
The Televangelist (Jim Bakker)
Jim Bakker / Peter Popoff
56 min
48
The Hitman (Frank Howard)
Frank Howard / Jeffrey Locker
41 min
49
The Judges (Kids for Cash)
Kids for Cash / Greg Skrepenak
47 min
50
The Leak (Bhopal Gas Disaster)
Bhopal Gas Disaster / Institute, West Virginia
41 min
51
The Impostor (Jimmy Sabatino)
Jimmy Sabatino / William Douglas Street Jr.
37 min
52
The Treasurer (Budd Dwyer)
R. Budd Dwyer / Paul Powell
37 min
53
The Contraceptive (Dalkon Shield)
Dalkon Shield / Nelson Pill Hearings
41 min
54
The Delivery Man (Brian Wells)
Brian Wells / Paul Peters
39 min
55
The Canal (Love Canal)
Love Canal / Denney Farm
39 min
56
The Treasure Hunter (Tommy Thompson)
Tommy Thompson / Forrest Fenn
29 min
57
The Horse Queen (Rita Crundwell)
Rita Crundwell / "Trust but Verify"
29 min
58
The Lucky Winner (Eddie Tipton)
Eddie Tipton / Nick Perry
30 min