Sneak Peek footage from "Strange Angel", based on a true story, set in a world of 'sex magic', occult rites and supernatural ceremonies during the era of 1930's Hollywood, now streaming on CBS All Access:
"...'John (Jack) Parsons', a brilliant chemist, maverick rocketeer, and inventor of rocket fuel, had been performing mystic rites and summoning spirits as a follower of 'the beast' Aleister Crowley.
"Fueled from childhood by dreams of space flight, Parsons was a crucial innovator during rocketry's birth.
"But his visionary imagination also led him into the occult community thriving in 1930's Los Angeles...
"...leading to his death in a mysterious explosion at age thirty-seven..."
Elena Satine plays 'Maggie', who makes a living designing costumes for RKO Pictures when she meets up with Parsons.
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