Category “Mystery”

Frank Matthews

It is said that Frank Mathews was richer than the "American Gangster" Frank Lucas, more powerful than the Mafia and in 1973 he managed to skip bail, dropping off the face of the earth with a staggering, 15 million dollars, never to have been seen again. Over 40 years have now passed since his disappearance and how Mathews managed to evade the law for so long long still remains a mystery. In this film we see rare archival footage which includes interviews with several sources who have previously never spoken on camera and we get a glimpse into how Mathews became immersed into the life of...

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Why Planes Vanish

In a world filled with smartphones and GPS It seems unthinkable that a 270 tonne passenger jet could just vanish into thin air. This PBS documentary examines what happened to Malaysia Airlines 370, asking was it a catastrophic accident, or something more sinister such as a hijacking whilst also taking a look at the weak links in the system that allow such a plane to disappear without a trace in this day and...

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The Tribe In The Picture

In May of 2008 a picture was released from the Brazilian capital to Survival International, it was quickly picked up by the world media and caught the publics imagination. Taken in the remote part of the Brazilian Amazon, it shows naked painted figures firing arrows at a passing plane. Who are they, why are they their and why was the picture that claims there are un-contacted tribes in the Amazon dismissed as a hoax? This is the story of a dangerous story deep into a vast expansive forest to find out more about the tribe in the picture. Richard Warman, veteran producers of many films about...

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Missing: Flight MH370 One Year On

March 2014, an airliner with 239 passengers and crew on board simply vanishes off the face of the earth without a trace and a year later it is even more certain that it was a unique event, in the sense that we have never seen anything like it before since the invention of flight. A year on and the agony for the families of those that where on board still goes on, with no bodies there can be no burials, this and the fact that the world wants answers is what motivates those in search to keep it up. This film gets in touch with world aviation experts to discuss the continuing search and the...

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2012 Crossing Over A New Beginning

This film by BraveArcherFilms is the Final Edition of "2012 Crossing Over A New Beginning", which when released in 2012 was viewed over 1 million times on YouTube alone. The film itself is an inspirational one that explores a more positive spiritual viewpoint behind the significance of December 21, 2012. A date that seems to captivated many but we all now know the world didn't actually come to an end, as was predicted by many. So what in fact did actually happen and why did this particular date mean so much to so...

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Where is Flight MH370?

This is the inside story of a disaster that seems unimaginable in our time. How can an airliner full of people vanish without a trace? 26 nations joined the hunt for Malaysian airlines flight MH370. When MH370 disappeared the families of those on board were plunged into a nightmare and the world needed answers. This film is a forensic examination of events, it follows the scientists and engineers who unearth a trail of clues where there were none, piecing together what might have...

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Aliens on Earth

If scientists had to come up with a completely crazy theory about where humans came from, what could it be? How about we are all descendants of aliens. It's an astonishing claim, have all these scientists been reading too much science...

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Interview with a Poltergeist

The Enfield Poltergeist was a period of apparent poltergeist activity which occurred in the village of Brimsdown, in the borough of Enfield, England. The activity began when single parent, Peggy Hodgson moved into the small townhouse with her four children in August 1977 and continued until September 1978, with an added outburst in August 1980. The activity occurred at Brimsdown, a village near Enfield, in a council house rented to Peggy Hodgson, a single parent with four children. During this time furniture is said to have moved by itself, knockings on the walls were...

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Stalin’s Ape Man

In the MonsterQuest episode entitled “Stalin’s Ape Man”, the team takes a look at the reports of half man, half ape creatures in the former Soviet Union. There are reports that Stalin authorized a project to create an ape-man army in the 1920s. A Russian historian claims to have the remains of a descendent from a Bigfoot type creature known as an Abanu. They look at the possibility that Bigfoot and Abanu sightings are a result of an evolutionary throwback condition known as atavism. The MonsterQuest team takes a look at what is behind these...

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