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Ulli Lommel's Zodiac Killer (2005)

R | | Crime | Video 10 May 2007
A young man who works at a nursing home uses the legendary Zodiac killer's M.O. to kill people who neglect their elderly relatives.

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Kornelia Boje
Ron Robbins
Joyce Grinuk ...
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L.G. Ross
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The infamous Zodiac Killer returns through string of copycat murders in this thriller. In modern day Los Angeles, a young man is obsessed with recreating the killings of the Zodiac Killer, a gruesome serial killer who was never caught or even identified and remains one of the most mesmerizing killers in American history. Written by Joe Welch

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Some of the flashback footage is taken from director Ulli Lommel's earlier film Tenderness of the Wolves (1973). See more »

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References The Zodiac (2005) See more »

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Minuet, String Quintet in E Major, Op.11 No.5
Composed by Luigi Boccherini
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A 10 year old could have shot this in his back yard with a VHS camcorder (and it looks like they did)
20 December 2005 | by See all my reviews

1 is being pretty generous here. I really enjoyed BOOGEYMAN, even though it is not really the BOOGEYMAN promoted on the DVD cover and we all know it! It creeped me out. But this film, it is something else. For being directed by a guy who has been around a long time and directed a lot of movies, it looks like it was shot on a VHS camcorder by a 10 year old! The story and acting are atrocious! David Hess, you have let me down too. After playing one of the most menacing villains in film history, you have resorted to this? The story and acting may have been able to be forgiven however, if anyone had taken the time to make the video look somewhat professional. There are a LOT of shot on video films out there that don't look like it, or at least aren't so obvious that it detracts your attention from the film. I can't say it is the worst movie ever, because I couldn't make it through the entire film, but it is certainly close.


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