Dates from Hell

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  • TV-PG
  • 2012
  • 3 Seasons
  • 6.4  (172)

Dates from Hell is a gripping television show that aired on Investigation Discovery in 2012, featuring real-life stories of dates that took a turn for the worst. The show is narrated by Nicole Blackman, who delivers an intense, edge-of-your-seat performance that will leave viewers glued to their screens. Alongside Blackman are Darryle Jermaine and Nicholas Truscello, who provide expert insights and commentary on each story.

With a total of eight episodes, Dates from Hell delves into some of the most horrifying and unsettling dating experiences, which have taken place in various parts of the United States. From the first few moments of the show, viewers are introduced to different people, each with a harrowing tale of how their romantic soirée went horribly wrong.

The first episode, entitled "The Art of Murder," centers around a young woman named Jaymie. She had been dating a man named Andrew, who appeared to be charming and charismatic, but their third date ended in a disaster when she was brutally attacked by him. The episode takes viewers through the sequence of events that led up to the crime, and the painstaking efforts of the police to track down the perpetrator.

In another episode titled "Virtual Bloodbath," the focus is on a woman named Charlene, who was catfished by a man she met online. The man, who went by the name "Master," lured Charlene into a virtual world where they engaged in romantic exchanges. However, things took a sinister turn when "Master" revealed his true intentions, leaving Charlene in a precarious and dangerous situation.

Another episode, "Clerical Error," tells the story of how a nurse named Christine fell victim to a cunning and manipulative man. After meeting him on a dating site, she discovered that he was involved in fraudulent activities and attempted to distance herself from him. However, he refused to let go, which led to a terrifying sequence of events.

Throughout the series, viewers witness the survivors of such horrifying experiences share their accounts in interviews that are both emotional and insightful. The episodes are structured in a way that builds suspense and tension, which thoroughly engages audiences with the stories being told.

What makes Dates from Hell even more interesting is the professional analysis given by the show's hosts, Jermaine and Truscello. The duo brings years of expertise and valuable insights into the types of criminal behavior that can occur in dating scenarios. They break down each event, providing context and explanation for viewers who may not be familiar with the finer details of criminal behavior.

Overall, Dates from Hell is a thrilling television series that successfully delivers on its premise of real-life horror stories. From the shocking and gruesome crimes to the poignant interviews with survivors, the show captures the essence of the fear and anxiety that can accompany the dating process. Although the show aired several years ago, it remains a classic in the true-crime genre.

Dates from Hell is a series that is currently running and has 3 seasons (29 episodes). The series first aired on July 2, 2012.

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6. Blood Red Proposal
June 5, 2014
Debra and Alfonso have been dating a few weeks, but always on group dates. But tonight, Alfonso has something else in store, and wants to go out alone. After a romantic dinner, they go to the park where he proposes. But before she can answer, their date takes a violent turn.
Piece of My Heart
5. Piece of My Heart
May 29, 2014
Janae is a young college student in New York City. After going on a date with a local man, her ex-boyfriend confronts her and gets aggressive with Janae and her new date.
Dr. Feelgood
4. Dr. Feelgood
May 22, 2014
Cherie connects with a handsome doctor online. They meet up and spend a sunny afternoon on his boat in Portsmouth, RI. But their carefree date is about to get dangerous.
Long Kiss Goodnight
3. Long Kiss Goodnight
May 15, 2014
Dick and Jean decide to make things work and meet for a romantic dinner in San Jose. But Jean quickly learns that old habits die hard. What started as a reconciliation turns deadly.
Nightmare at Lover's Lane
2. Nightmare at Lover's Lane
May 8, 2014
Medford teen Erin's longtime crush, Mark, has finally noticed her! Out on a date, they drive to Mystic Lake, a local "lover's lane" where things take a vicious turn.
Kiss Me, Kill Me
1. Kiss Me, Kill Me
May 1, 2014
Kay is thrilled when new kid Scott asks her out. He is quite the gentleman, but he suddenly turns into a nightmare when it's time for her to go home.
Where to Watch Dates from Hell
Dates from Hell is available for streaming on the Investigation Discovery website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Dates from Hell on demand at Discovery+, Amazon Prime, Amazon, Vudu, Investigation Discovery, Google Play and Apple TV.
  • Premiere Date
    July 2, 2012
  • IMDB Rating
    6.4  (172)