‘Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults’ is a 4-part docuseries that tells the tale of the largest mass suicide on American soil and the 20-plus-years’ journey of the religious cult’s members and the charismatic, if unhinged, leaders of the group – Do and Ti. The docuseries, directed by Clay Tweel, features interviews of former Heaven’s Gate members and families of the members who died in the tragic suicide event in 1997, plus a lot of previously unseen footage of the cult at its peak. ‘Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults’ is a cautionary tale and an insightful exploration of a modern-age religious cult’s spiral into the bizarre, culminating in a group taking their own lives to ascend to “the next level”. Curious to know more about the docuseries ‘Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults’ and where you can stream it? We’ve got you covered.
What is Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults About?
‘Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults’ traces the history of the religious cult that believed the members could leave behind their Earthly forms and assume their true shape of aliens as they ascend to “The Next Level” via a spaceship that would take them to the Kingdom of God. Former members and undercover cult infiltrators talk about their personal experiences and the teachings of Heaven’s Gate leaders Marshall Applewhite and Bonnie Nettles, who called themselves Do and Ti respectively. The 4-episode docuseries is a detailed study of the events related to the infamous UFO cult, starting with the disappearance of a group of 20 in 1975, to the suicide committed by 39 members in 1997.
Is Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults on Netflix?
Is Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults on Hulu?
‘Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults’ is not currently streaming on Hulu but may be available in the near future to the subscribers who have HBO Max added to their Hulu packs. Till then, documentary films like ‘Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief‘ or docuseries such as ‘Cults and Extreme Belief‘ could make great alternative watches for interested audiences.
Is Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults on Amazon Prime?
‘Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults’ is not available to stream on Amazon Prime as of now but it should soon be available to Prime members who have HBO Max added to their accounts. Till that happens, why not watch one of these similar documentaries instead – ‘Jonestown: Paradise Lost‘, ‘How To Spot a Cult‘, and ‘New Age Cults‘.
Where To Watch Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults Online?
‘Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults’ is streaming on HBO Max, starting December 3, 2020.
How To Stream Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults For Free?
‘Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults’ can be watched for free by signing up for the 7-day free trial offered by HBO Max to their first-time subscribers. But we would recommend our readers to pay for the content they consume.
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