Oct. 20, 1998
60 min.
Discovery Channel TV Network

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The FBI Files

This Discovery Channel show takes a look behind the scenes of famous cases from the F.B.I. using re-enactments.


The FBI Files Season 1 (1999)

1x01 1 1x01 Polly Klaas: Kidnapped
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Jan. 17, 1999
1x02 1 1x02 Above The Law
The body of 23 year old Robin Bishop was discovered near her car on a remote highway. After acquitted in two state trials, Gwaltney was convicted of the murder in the federal trial. ...
Jan. 31, 1999
1x03 1 1x03 Human Prey
Thomas Dillon killed five outdoorsmen over a period of three years in rural Ohio. A mother's letter published in the newspaper addressing the murderer of her son prompted the killer ...
Feb. 07, 1999
1x04 1 1x04 Death in Alaska
A young mother and her two daughters were sexually assaulted and brutally murdered in Anchorage, Alaska. With only one piece of forensic evidence, a wash rag carrying pubic lice with ...
Feb. 21, 1999
1x05 1 1x05 Deadly Paradise
Two couples found themselves on the same deserted island paradise, but only one couple left alive. Buck Walker and Stephanie Sterns arrived in Hawaii on the Sea Wind, which belonged ...
Mar. 07, 1999
1x06 1 1x06 The Crazy Don
The reputed boss of the Genovese crime family, Vince Gigante wandered the streets of New York wearing only pajamas and a bathrobe, but the FBI was convinced he was anything but crazy. ...
Mar. 21, 1999
1x07 1 1x07 Killing Spree
No suspect had emerged after the rapes and murders of ten women near Tampa, Florida in 1984. When one of the killer's victims survived, the FBI was able to identify 31-year-old Bobby ...
Apr. 11, 1999
1x08 1 1x08 Melissa Brannen: Missing
5-year-old Melissa Brannen disappeared from a Christmas party on Dec. 3, 1989, leaving behind a family wracked with anguish.
Apr. 20, 1999
1x09 1 1x09 The Unabomber
He was a recluse who spread terror through the mail for 18 years. Two men died and more than a dozen were injured , but Ted Kaczynski wasn't known as the Unabomber until his brother ...
Apr. 27, 1999
1x10 1 1x10 Murdering Cowboy
Claude Dallas lived the life of a cowboy -- a loner and distrustful of authority. When two game wardens confronted Dallas about his deeds, they were shot and killed. After a massive ...
May. 05, 1999
1x12 1 1x12 John Gotti: Convicted
By December 1985, John Gotti had assumed his place as the new Don of the Gambino crime family in New York with the assassination of his boss, Paul Castellano. When the FBI convinced ...
May. 19, 1999
1x13 1 1x13 The True Story of Mississippi Burning
On June 21, 1964, three civil rights workers, who set out to educate southern blacks about receiving the right to vote, disappeared in Mississippi. The FBI gained the trust of an informant, ...
May. 26, 1999
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