Fascinating Films About Real-Life Unsolved Mysteries

With the Making a Murderer controversy creating headlines, the new season of Serial hashing out why Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl walked off his base in Afghanistan, and last year’s weird news still fresh in our minds (like the bizarre case of the Japanese “ghost boats”), we’re feeling a little bit like Robert Stack with unsolved mysteries on the brain. We turned to cinema to soak up the stories of several real-life cases (from serial killers to cryptozoology) that have defied explanation and remain a mystery.