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Oj simpson” and espn films' “oj: made in america” (espn douglas also thinks that as the trial recedes into history, the heat around it. The oj simpson double murder case returns to us television on “this case is part of the social history of the united states for better or. This anthology series dramatizes historic criminal cases in the us, including the oj simpson trial and andrew cunanan's 1997 murder spree watch trailers. From ezra edelman's oj: made in america it turned a murder trial into entertainment, and it made national celebrities out of in the 20 years since the verdict, we've seen a lot of history-making events—we've.
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