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The Secret Life: Jeffrey Dahmer (1993)

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Based on the life of notorious serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer, who murdered more than a dozen people, and ate many of them, before he was caught in 1991.

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Carl Crew ...
Cassidy Phillips ...
Steven
Donna Stewart Bowen ...
Mother
Jeanne Bascom ...
Grandmother
G-Jo Reed ...
Steve (as G. Joe Reed)
David Angelis ...
Bartender #1
Rowdy Jackson ...
Richard
Andrew Christian English ...
Anthony (as Andrew English)
Alex Scott ...
Ronald
Laura Tesone ...
Lady in Car
Keith Gearhart ...
James
Christopher 'CJ' Smith ...
Cornelius Williams ...
Bobby
Rhonno Ket ...
Sounthome
Todd Fournier ...
Policeman #1
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Based on the life of notorious serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer, who murdered more than a dozen people, and ate many of them, before he was caught in 1991.

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Suprisingly well made
22 November 2002 | by (Norfolk Virginia, USA) – See all my reviews

Considering the type of films one usually comes across produced on this low of a budget, Dahmer "The Secret Life", is suprisingly well made. Despite it's shortcomings;tedious scripting and dialouge, sub-par cinematography, and repetative scene structure-(i.e. two or three run-throughs of Dahmer's modus operendii would have been more than sufficient.) definate high points do shine through. Carl Crew's acting job held my interest till the end. Special make-up effects were better than I've seen on alot of "Big Budget" movies. The producers seem to have spent most of the limited funds where it counts most anyway. Overall, I'd rate this movie with three out of a possible four stars.


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