On 18th November 1978, over 900 men, women and children lost their lives at Jonestown, a remote settlement established by the People's Temple in northern Guyana. Episode 1 1/2Why did People's Temple leader Jim Jones compel his members to take their own lives? The press exposes the dark side of Jones, causing a mass exodus to Jonestown. A heroic congressman travels to Jonestown; Temple members plot their escape; Jim Jones realizes the walls are closing in and plans his final stand. A heroic congressman travels to Jonestown; Temple members plot their escape. Please enable it to continue. Sadistic preacher Jim Jones forms The Peoples Temple after an unusual childhood. Episode 1 1/2 Why did People's Temple leader Jim Jones compel his members to take their own lives? Jim Jones realizes the walls are closing in and plans his final stand. Members are captivated; his lust for power becomes unstoppable. Survivors try to piece their lives back together. The press exposes the dark side of Jim Jones, causing a mass exodus to Jonestown; his followers soon realize it's not the utopia their leader promised. Jim Jones realizes the walls are closing in and plans his final stand. The world learns about the mass murder-suicide in Jonestown, orchestrated by cult leader Jim Jones; survivors try to piece their lives back together. Survivors try to piece their lives back together. Please enable it to continue. They were members of the Peoples Temple, the semi-totalitarian cult founded by Jim Jones, who began as a mere egomaniac but morphed into a bullying dictator convinced of his own God-like powers. He appears with a handful of others in Shan Nicholson’s two-part Storyville documentary Jonestown: Terror in the Jungle (BBC4). Synopsis:Rotten Tomatoes, home of the Tomatometer, is the most trusted measurement of quality for Movies & TV. Sadistic preacher Jim Jones forms the Peoples Temple after an unusual childhood; the cult's members are captivated; Jones' lust for power becomes unstoppable. 1x04 Death In The Promised Land. ‎Jim Jones forms The Peoples Temple. Timed to coincide with the 40th anniversary of the 1978 Jonestown mass murder-suicide that killed more than 900 Americans, this four-part documentary tells of leader Jim Jones' transformation from charismatic preacher and civil rights advocate into narcissistic demagogue who championed the biggest mass suicide in U.S. history. Timed to coincide with the 40th anniversary of the 1978 Jonestown mass murder-suicide that killed more than 900 Americans, this four-part documentary tells of leader Jim Jones' transformation from charismatic preacher and civil rights advocate into narcissistic demagogue who championed the biggest mass suicide in U.S. history. November 18, 2018 12:00 AM — 42 mins. 2/2 The isolation of Jonestown in Guyana begins to raise fears for the safety of its members. Jonestown: Terror in the Jungle. The story is based on the best-selling book by investigative journalist Jeff … The Jonestown project quickly begins to implode. Australia's leading TV blog is the 'go to' site for industry and public alike, full of news, ratings, reviews & more. Jones’s excessive drug use, irrational behaviour and the isolation of his followers raises the alarm back home. This chilling docu-series dives into one of the darkest moments in American history, exploring the rise of Jim Jones, a charismatic preacher turned manipulative cult leader who ordered the deaths of his own followers. Timed to coincide with the 40th anniversary of the 1978 Jonestown mass murder-suicide that killed more than 900 Americans, this four-part documentary tells of leader Jim Jones' transformation from charismatic preacher and civil rights advocate into narcissistic demagogue who championed the biggest mass suicide in U.S. history. Timed to coincide with the 40th anniversary of the 1978 Jonestown mass murder-suicide that killed more than 900 Americans, this four-part documentary tells of leader Jim Jones' transformation from charismatic preacher and civil rights advocate into narcissistic demagogue who championed the biggest mass suicide in U.S. history. 2/2The isolation of Jonestown in Guyana begins to raise fears for the safety of its members. The world learns about the mass murder-suicide in Jonestown, orchestrated by cult leader Jim Jones; survivors try to piece their lives back together. Episodes will chart the rise of the Guadalajara Cartel in the 1980s, with Luna playing Félix Gallardo and Peña playing the DEA agent chasing him. Jim Jones forms The Peoples Temple. The story is based on the best-selling book by investigative journalist Jeff … Links Official, IMDB, TMDB, TVDB, Fanart.tv, JustWatch, Wikipedia. Members are captivated; his lust for power becomes unstoppable. We're sorry but jw-app doesn't work properly without JavaScript enabled. Timed to coincide with the 40th anniversary of the 1978 Jonestown mass murder-suicide that killed more than 900 Americans, this four-part documentary tells of leader Jim Jones' transformation from charismatic preacher and civil rights advocate into narcissistic demagogue who championed the biggest mass suicide in U.S. history. Carter is a survivor of the 1978 Jonestown massacre. Stream full episodes for free online with your TV provider. We're sorry but jw-app doesn't work properly without JavaScript enabled. Timed to coincide with the 40th anniversary of the 1978 Jonestown mass murder-suicide that killed more than 900 Americans, this four-part documentary tells of leader Jim Jones' transformation from charismatic preacher and civil rights advocate into narcissistic demagogue who championed the biggest mass suicide in U.S. history. Watch Jonestown: Terror in the Jungle Season 1, Episode 1 - Parts 1 & 2: Making of a Madman/On the Run. His followers soon realize it's not the utopia their leader promised. Jonestown: Terror in the Jungle (TV Mini-Series 2018– ) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Season 1, Episode 4 TV-14 CC HD CC SD The world learns about mass murder/suicide in Jonestown, orchestrated by cult leader Jim Jones. Members are captivated as his lust for power becomes unstoppable. His followers soon realize it's not the utopia their leader promised. 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