The True Crime Story That Inspired Under the Banner of Heaven

The upcoming Hulu series, Under the Banner of Heaven, is the first of many true-crime adaptations that will begin streaming this year. In addition to Under the Banner of Heaven, the streaming platform will join HBO in releasing a series based on Candy Montgomery and the murder she committed in 1980. HBO will release another true-crime series entitled, The Staircase, which stars Colin Firth and Toni Collette. For fans of the genre, there’s no shortage of options — but let’s explore the brand-new release first.