This program is part of the popular HBO series America Undercover: Autopsy. The show features Dr. Michael Baden, a forensic pathologist who works with the New York State Police. Dr. Baden has performed many autopsies of high profile cases, from John Belushi to Billy Martin, Tsar Nicholas to Medgar Evers. Dr. Baden presents some case studies which illustrate how the bodies of deceased people can tell the trained investigator the stories of their demise. A dummy in a funhouse that is actually a human corpse, a torso found in Mississippi, a football player hanged in his jail cell -- these are among the mysteries solved in this episode.
Film Duration: 53 min