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Bundy (2002)
"Ted Bundy" (original title)

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The story of serial killer Ted Bundy.

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Girl Attacked on Street (as Anna Lee Wooster)
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Docu-drama based on the life of Ted Bundy, a serial killer who killed at least 19 young women during the 1970's (though some sources say as many as 30 to 35 were murdered). Set from his college student years, to his first victims, his capture, escape from prison (twice), his final killing spree to his trial, conviction and execution. Written by Anonymous

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Based on the true story of America's most infamous serial sex killer. See more »


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Rated R for strong violence involving a sexual predator/serial killer, sexuality/nudity and language | See all certifications »

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22 November 2002 (UK)  »

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$1,200,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Rob Lowe, 'Peter Saarsgard', and Kiefer Sutherland were each offered the role of Ted Bundy. All of the actors refused due to the nature of the character. See more »

Goofs

Early on in the movie Ted attacks a woman with a hammer handle. As he grabs her, the handle - which is supposed to be hard wood - bends at the base to reveal that it is rubber. See more »

Quotes

Lee: [Ted calls his girlfriend from a payphone; it rings and she is seen waking up answering her phone] This better be good, Ted!
Ted Bundy: [on the phone] I just need to hear your voice...
Lee: It's four in the morning...
Ted Bundy: I know, Lee. I've hit the books so hard, I've lost track of time.
Lee: I've haven't heard from you in nearly a week!
Ted Bundy: I've been studying. I'm sorry...
Lee: Yes, I know you've been studying!
[pause]
Lee: I just hate the way you make me feel sometimes!
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Referenced in Paintball (2009) See more »

Soundtracks

Martha's Street
by Dominic Glynn (uncredited) and Martin Smith (uncredited)
Published by Chappell Recorded Music Library
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Brilliantly disturbing....
22 October 2002 | by (Madison, Wisconsin) – See all my reviews

I have seen almost every serial killer movie ever made. I, also work in the mental health field. Combining this information, I still cannot completely believe what I just watched. Someone in the production was privied to actual mental health knowledge, because this presentation was very realistic. The TV movie dealt with the obsession, but not with the actual disease. This version dealt with the progression of violence and the increasing brazeness of the psychotic mind. Sometimes, it is hard to watch realistic violence, and separate it from every day violence. The director nailed the unstable personality traits to a tee. Ted Bundy was an animal and a human being, waiting for his true love. There never was one and he paid the ultimate price. If, only Clozaril had been available then.

Alan Sheldon


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