Alcatraz - San Francisco

Amy and Steve investigate disturbing reports of paranormal activity at the legendary Alcatraz Prison in San Francisco, including demonic possessions and eyewitness accounts. The Team uncovers secrets about the bloody history of America's most iconic penitentiary.

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Steve on the boat to Alcatraz
Steve on the boat to Alcatraz

Steve on the boat to Alcatraz

On a boat ride to the mysterious island, Steve stares off into the distance at Alcatraz, what’s considered to be one of the world's most haunted prisons. 960 1280

  

Steve uncovers info about Al Capone stay in Alcatraz prison.

Steve uncovers info about Al Capone stay in Alcatraz prison.

Steve Di Schiavi's research uncovers that Al Capone was housed in Alcatraz's D Block, where people have had frightening paranormal encounters. 960 1280

  

Amy Allan sense deep despair and sadness.

Amy Allan sense deep despair and sadness.

Amy Allan is overcome by a sensation of deep despair and sadness as she enters a section of Alcatraz prison. 960 1280

  

Former Alcatraz guard Patrick tells Steve Di Schiavi about Robert "the Birdman" Stroud.

Former Alcatraz guard Patrick tells Steve Di Schiavi about Robert "the Birdman" Stroud.

Former Alcatraz guard Patrick tells Steve about Robert “Birdman” Stroud, who terrorized other Alcatraz prisoners. 960 1280

  

Amy Allan and Matt Anderson walk through a corridor at Alcatraz.

Amy Allan and Matt Anderson walk through a corridor at Alcatraz.

Physical medium Amy Allan walks the corridors of Alcatraz with Matt Anderson. She begins to feel the illnesses and pains of dead prisoners. 960 1280

  

The Dead Files director Rob Traegler, Steve Di Schiavi and Amy Allan

The Dead Files director Rob Traegler, Steve Di Schiavi and Amy Allan

Here’s a behind-the-scenes snapshot with The Dead Files director Rob Traegler, Steve Di Schiavi and Amy Allan. 960 1280

  

Steve talks to Robert a former Alcatraz inmate.

Steve talks to Robert a former Alcatraz inmate.

Steve meets with Robert --a former Alcatraz inmate-- and learns firsthand about some of the prison’s harsh conditions. 960 1280

  

Amy walks inside Alactraz's solitary confinement.

Amy walks inside Alactraz's solitary confinement.

Amy steps inside solitary confinement and is confronted by a dead prisoner. 960 1280

  

Amy senses an evil entity.

Amy senses an evil entity.

Amy senses an evil entity capable of physically touching the living. This entity is known for shoving people and pulling their hair. 960 1280

  

Amy and Steve listen to Bob's frightening experience at Alcatraz.

Amy and Steve listen to Bob's frightening experience at Alcatraz.

Amy and Steve listen as their client, Bob, describes his harrowing experience in Alcatraz’s Cell Block D. 960 1280

  

Amy talks to Carol, the sketch artist.

Amy talks to Carol, the sketch artist.

Amy Allan sits with sketch artist Carol, who draws the spirit that assumed the name "Stan" and showed Amy around Alcatraz. 960 1280

  

Amy Allan and Steve Di Schiavi compare investigations

Amy Allan and Steve Di Schiavi compare investigations

At the reveal, Amy reviews the evidence Steve has gathered in his investigation of Alcatraz. 960 1280

  

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