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

R  |   |  Biography, Crime, Drama  |  22 November 2002 (UK)
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The story of serial killer Ted Bundy.

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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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Not every serial killer fits the profile. 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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$1,200,000 (estimated)
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Photographs of the real Ted Bundy are featured in both the opening and closing credits of the film. See more »

Goofs

When Ted is in the grocery store near the beginning of the movie, we see a cap gun on the racks. The gun has an orange cap on the end of the barrel, a safety feature not introduced until the late '80s. See more »

Quotes

Ted Bundy: [talking on phone] I don't wanna die, I'm not gonna lie to you. I admit that. And I'm not asking for clemency, I'm not asking for forgiveness. I'm not asking for sympathy. I know they're gonna kill me sooner or later... you don't need to worry about that, but... there's a lot of crimes I can solve, if the state can just see fit to let me live for two or three years longer, I mean... Look, I know I'm not like other people, I know I can't... feel sympathy for other people. But I'm still human.
Ted Bundy: And...
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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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