Mark signs a billion year contract with the Church of Scientology, convinced it will help cure his mentally ill brother. He becomes one of its most elite officers. But Mark is increasingly exposed to the dark, violent side of the church.
The Amish are known for their calm and peaceful way of life. When death seems to follow one of their own, the community begins asking questions. The answers reveal a sprawling mystery filled with more twists and turns than anyone could have expected.
Cheryl and Dennis Avery think they’ve found spiritual salvation in the teachings of Jeff Lundgren, a Mormon preacher. But when the they give up everything to join Lundgren, this preacher leads his followers on a dark path of violence and destruction.
Tim Carney vanishes one morning on his way to morning prayers at his church. After Tim's car turns up by the airport and his bank account is nearly emptied, the Carneys believe he may have fled the church and its strict lifestyle, prompting a search.
Wallace Jeffs was raised to believe that his half-brother, Warren, would guide his family to salvation. But when his nephew reveals Warren's true nature, Wallace will have to choose between loyalty to his family or to his church's new prophet.
Teenagers Vernon and Leslie are members of the People's Temple, a Utopian commune set up in Guyana. But paradise turns into hell as head of the group Jim Jones becomes increasingly unhinged and despotic.
In Colorado, police check in on a married couple- and discover a grisly double murder. Worse, the couple's teenage grandson is nowhere to be found. Robbery is first suspected, but investigators dig deeper and uncover a much more sinister plot.
An aspiring artist and spiritual seeker, Elli Perkins, joins her local Church of Scientology and believes she's finally found the path to happiness. Little does she know, her ultimate devotion will forever change the course of her life.
Spiritual seeker Allen Ross finds purpose in life when he joins a New Age cult called the Samaritans. But when charismatic leader Linda Greene convinces him to move into their Oklahoma monastery, he enters a dark, secret world and may never escape.
Eddie Lee Sexton raised his children to worship a higher power… himself. With the help of his wife, Eddie creates a secret cult. After years of sick torture, the Sexton children do anything their evil father commands, even murder.
Two brothers believe they have finally broken free from a dangerous Mormon fundamental cult and its egomaniacal leader. Then, nearly two decades later, a deadly hit from a prison cell brings them right back into the fold.