Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory, tonight on HBO/9pm




Ah, once more to HBO for a West Memphis 3 documentary.

Are they guilty? Are they innocent? I have no idea. Either way, the story is such a screwed up miscarriage of justice that it's kind of beyond belief. If they're guilty, they're out now. If they're innocent, they spent more than a decade in jail. If I recall correctly, they're guilty plea stands, so there will not be any further investigation, or arrests.

Now you can relive the whole unsettling affair, with all three Paradise Lost films in one night, as the first two volumes air right after Purgatory's premiere at 9pm.

See for more showtimes.

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Orlando Weekly. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Orlando Weekly, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Orlando Weekly Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Orlando Weekly Press Club for as little as $5 a month.