Murder Mountain (TV series)

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Murder Mountain
GenreTrue crime
Directed byJoshua Zeman
Country of originUSA
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes6 (list of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s)
  • Camila Jiménez Villa
  • Stephen Neely
Running time42 minutes
Production company(s)Lightbox
DistributorNetflix
Release
Original networkNetflix
Original releaseDecember 28, 2018 (2018-12-28)
External links
Official website

Murder Mountain is an American true crime documentary television series that premiered on Netflix on December 28, 2018.[1] The show covers an area of Northern California's Humboldt County, including the local marijuana industry, and multiple disappearances and murders that have occurred in the surrounding mountain range.[2] Much of the show follows the case of 29-year-old Garret Rodriguez, a cannabis grower who was found murdered in the region in 2013.[3][4]

Episodes[edit]

No.TitleOriginal air date
1"The Redwood Curtain"December 28, 2018 (2018-12-28)
2"Paradise Lost"December 28, 2018 (2018-12-28)
3"Frontier Justice"December 28, 2018 (2018-12-28)
4"The Alderpoint 8"December 28, 2018 (2018-12-28)
5"Breaking Point"December 28, 2018 (2018-12-28)
6"The Last Outlaws"December 28, 2018 (2018-12-28)

Reception[edit]

Murder Mountain has received mostly positive reviews. Writing for The Daily Beast, Melissa Leon says that though it is "not the next Making a Murderer ... Murder Mountain is an eye-opening watch".[5] Lea Palmieri of Decider writes, "if a weed farm and several unexplained missing persons doesn't add up to a compelling binge-watch, then nothing does".[6]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Davies, Alex (2019-01-03). "Murder Mountain season 2 Netflix release date: Will there be another series?". Express.co.uk. Retrieved 2019-01-04.
  2. ^ Clarke, Stewart (November 21, 2018). "Netflix Takes a Trip to 'Murder Mountain' in True Crime Series From Lightbox". Variety. Retrieved 2019-01-04.
  3. ^ O'Keeffe, Jack. "Netflix's New True Crime Series Will Make You Reconsider Where You Get Your Weed". Bustle. Retrieved 2019-01-04.
  4. ^ Ard.com | (2018-12-30). "Editor's note: Some thoughts on 'Murder Mountain'". Times-Standard. Retrieved 2019-01-04.
  5. ^ Leon, Melissa (2019-01-01). "Netflix's 'Murder Mountain': Where Marijuana Can Kill". The Daily Beast. Retrieved 2019-01-04.
  6. ^ "'Murder Mountain' on Netflix: Everything to Know About 2019's First Hit Crime Series". Decider. 2019-01-02. Retrieved 2019-01-04.

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