Shipwreck Psycho

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On a remote desert island, forensic scientists hunt for clues to a 400-year-old mass murder. In 1629, the Dutch ship, Batavia, was wrecked on a coral reef, leaving its 360 crew and passengers stranded. A real-life Lord of the Flies scenario soon unfolded, led by Jeronmius Cornelius. Over three blood-soaked months, 120 were brutally slaughtered. Was this cult-like leader really a psychopath? (52m)