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FRONTLINE; Man Who Shot John Lennon, The

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Man Who Shot John Lennon, The
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FRONTLINE is investigative journalism that questions, explains and changes our world. Since 1983, FRONTLINE has served as PBS's flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience.

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A program which goes inside the mind of Mark David Chapman who shot and killed John Lennon in 1980. The program paints the chilling portrait of a celebrity stalker who meticulously planned the murder believing it would make him famous.

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