MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 22,699 this week

Albert Fish: In Sin He Found Salvation (2007)

Not Rated  |   |  Documentary, Biography, Crime  |  27 March 2007 (USA)
5.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.8/10 from 653 users  
Reviews: 12 user | 9 critic

Albert Fish, the horrific true story of elderly cannibal, sadomasochist, and serial killer, who lured children to their deaths in Depression-era New York City. Distorting biblical tales, ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

ON DISC

IMDb Picks: August

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in August.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 29 titles
created 09 Aug 2011
 
a list of 43 titles
created 17 Dec 2011
 
a list of 32 titles
created 15 Jul 2013
 
a list of 22 titles
created 28 Sep 2013
 
a list of 33 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Albert Fish: In Sin He Found Salvation (2007)

Albert Fish: In Sin He Found Salvation (2007) on IMDb 5.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Albert Fish: In Sin He Found Salvation.

User Polls

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Crime | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

This documentary examines a selection of real life serial killers and compares them to the fictional Hannibal Lecter.

Director: Sean Buckley
Stars: Richard Morgan, Melanie Porter, Jennifer Franks
Documentary | Biography | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

An experimental documentary that uses archival footage, interviews, and fictionalized scenarios to tell the story of the people around Jeffrey Dahmer, during the summer of his arrest in 1991.

Director: Chris James Thompson
Stars: Andrew Swant, Pamela Bass, Jeffrey Jentzen
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

Based on the true story of the mass murderer Jeffrey Dahmer, the events within the family behind, and leading up to, his capture.

Director: Rich Ambler
Stars: Bo Svenson, Scott Cordes, Cathy Barnett
Saving Face (2008)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

On the surface, Matt Kern was a teenager that had everything. He was MVP on his high school football and basketball teams... elected class president... son of respected upper-middle class ... See full summary »

Director: H. James Gilmore
Documentary

The authorized, official documentary of the world's most famous serial killer, John Wayne Gacy, and the man who dared to defend him.

Directors: Marc Menet, Scott Prestin
Kemper (Video 2008)
Crime | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

A film based on the true story of Ed Kemper, a serial killer who murdered ten in Santa Cruz, CA during the late sixties and early seventies.

Director: Rick Bitzelberger
Stars: Christopher Stapleton, Robert Sisko, Sean Thomas
Documentary | History | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

SPOOKED, The Ghosts of Waverly Hills Sanatorium, documents paranormal evidence including, ORBS, EVPS, Shadow People, Ghostly Photography and video, interviews with actual patients, ghost ... See full summary »

Director: Christopher Saint Booth
Stars: Christopher Saint Booth, Philip Adrian Booth, Keith Age
Gray Matter (TV Movie 2004)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

In the spring of 2002, filmmaker Joe Berlinger traveled to Vienna to witness the burial of the preserved brains of over 700 children killed at a Nazi "euthanasia" clinic. GRAY MATTER ... See full summary »

Director: Joe Berlinger
Documentary | Biography | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

What would happen if a country of 97 million people were taught at a young age that the boogie man was real. In the Philippines for the last 400 years, the 'aswang' has been used as ... See full summary »

Director: Jordan Clark
Stars: Jordan Clark, Peque Gallaga, Maricel Soriano
Patrolman P (2013)
Documentary | Biography | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

In 1971 the Knapp Commission, entrusted to expose corruption in the New York Police Department, faces a major problem. They have little physical evidence - their main source, Frank Serpico,... See full summary »

Director: Ido Mizrahy
Documentary | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Reckless Indifference examines the tragic chain of events that led to the murder of a Los Angeles teenager who was also the son of an LAPD officer. At the end of an heated and emotional ... See full summary »

Director: William Gazecki
Stars: Robert Derham, Alan M. Dershowitz, Dick Detrich
The Grey Man (TV Movie 2007)
Biography | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Based on the actual life and events of American serial killer, rapist and cannibal Albert Fish, an mistreated orphan which himself became a self punishing beast later in life.

Director: Declan O'Dwyer
Stars: Daniel Ryan, Nitin Ganatra, Christopher Fulford
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Oto Brezina ...
Bob Dunsworth ...
Fredric Wertham M.D. (voice)
Harvey Fisher ...
Albert Fish (voice)
Derek Gaspar ...
Nathan Hall ...
Kedden
Cooney Horvath ...
...
Narrator
Katherine Ramsland ...
Herself
Donna Rawlins ...
Mrs. McDonnell (voice)
Garrett Shriver ...
St. Sebastian / Isaac
Kasey Skinner ...
Grace Budd
Ronni Trankel ...
Grace Budd (voice)
Edit

Storyline

Albert Fish, the horrific true story of elderly cannibal, sadomasochist, and serial killer, who lured children to their deaths in Depression-era New York City. Distorting biblical tales, Albert Fish takes the themes of pain, torture, atonement and suffering literally as he preys on victims to torture and sacrifice. Includes interviews with artist and Odditorium owner, Joe Coleman, and true-crime author, Katherine Ramsland, Ph.D. Written by Waterfront Productions

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

In Sin He Found Salvation


Certificate:

Not Rated
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

27 March 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Albert Fish  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Tony Jay's final acting role. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Sparzanza: Inside the Madness (2011) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Meh
22 June 2010 | by (Florida) – See all my reviews

The story is so horrifying and gruesome, even by today's standards, that the director's attempts at dramatization add nothing and are more of a distraction. Multiple shots of roasting meat in the shape of ass? Really? And too much time is spent with two dubious "experts," one of whom proudly describes how he acquired Fish's confession letter in an act of larceny (anyone send a copy of this film to the cops in Westchester County?) and who creepily asserts that Fish MUST have loved Grace Buddd in order to do what he did to her. Huh? Anyone want to go dig around in THIS guy's backyard? And all of the religious motivation nonsense is completely at odds with what we know about sexual homicide. It's all about a toxic mix of extreme self absorption and the desire to control others with a nice positive feedback of orgasm. That's it folks. No religious motive here. The religious stuff may have helped him rationalize what he did and certainly sweetened the filth aspect for this guy, but that's probably it. Read Schecter's Deranged instead for a good Fish account.


4 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Anyone seen this yet? tribalboy2
where can i find this movie chaparra9161
trailer cicatrix86
Albert Fish SCREENING IN THE U.K. filmzrule
Vote for ALBERT FISH for a Capote Award Corey_Mitchell
DECATUR, IL SCREENING- MARCH 24 filmzrule

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?