David Fincher and part of the ensemble cast of his 2007 release Zodiac discuss the movie, its details (with behind the scenes footage and rehearsals) and their impressions on the infamous ... See full summary »
Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Zodiac (2005)
Crime | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

An elusive serial killer known as the Zodiac terrorizes the San Francisco Bay in the late 1960s, while detectives aim to stop him before he claims more victims. Based on a true story.

Director: Alexander Bulkley
Stars: Justin Chambers, Robin Tunney, Rory Culkin
Documentary | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Director: David Prior
Stars: Arthur Spinelli, Donald Cheney, Sandy Panzarella
Auto Focus (2002)
Biography | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A story about "Hogan's Heroes" star Bob Crane and his friendship with John Carpenter.

Director: Paul Schrader
Stars: Greg Kinnear, Willem Dafoe, Maria Bello
Documentary | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Director: David Prior
Stars: Pierre Bidou, Russell T. Butterbach, Les Lundblad
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.2/10 X  

When a mysterious planet crosses the sun, global catastrophes are unleashed. A rogue scientist is the key to deciphering the symbols and humanity's only chance at survival.

Director: W.D. Hogan
Stars: Christopher Lloyd, Joel Gretsch, Reilly Dolman
Zodiac (2007)
Crime | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A San Francisco cartoonist becomes an amateur detective obsessed with tracking down the Zodiac killer.

Director: David Fincher
Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

The San Francisco area is beset by a series of seemingly random murders without motive or pattern. The police are taunted by phone calls and letters. Could the maniac be the violent, truck ... See full summary »

Director: Tom Hanson
Stars: Hal Reed, Bob Jones, Ray Lynch
The Game (1997)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Nicholas Van Orton is a very wealthy San Francisco banker, but he is an absolute loner, even spending his birthday alone. In the year of his 48th birthday (the age his father committed ... See full summary »

Director: David Fincher
Stars: Michael Douglas, Deborah Kara Unger, Sean Penn
Zodiac (TV Series 1974)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A police Detective Inspector teams up with an astrologer to solve various crimes.

Stars: Anton Rodgers, Anouska Hempel, Michael Gambon
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
Himself
George Bawart ...
Himself
Robert Graysmith ...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Herself
...
Himself
...
Himself
David Toschi ...
Himself
...
Himself
Ken Narlow ...
Himself
...
Herself
...
Himself
David Collins ...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

David Fincher and part of the ensemble cast of his 2007 release Zodiac discuss the movie, its details (with behind the scenes footage and rehearsals) and their impressions on the infamous real killer that terrorized San Francisco in the 1960's and 1970's. Along with the film members, there's also the presence of the real personalities who investigated the mysterious murderer in the still unsolved cases. Written by Rodrigo Amaro

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Documentary | Short

Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

24 September 2007 (UK)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Features Zodiac (2007) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Amazed at how authentic it is
26 August 2009 | by (Denmark) – See all my reviews

This is a featurette on the DVD of Zodiac, obviously going into that film. It consists of behind-the-scenes footage inter-cut with interviews and some clips of the movie. You get to see a little of a scene that is not in the theatrical version, which is kind of cool. This gives you an idea of just how accurate a recreation of the actual events this is, largely due to the attention to detail and perfectionism of Fincher. You hear from people who were actually involved in the case, including the real Robert Graysmith, who was portrayed on-screen by Jake Gyllenhaal, and they reveal the immense lengths that the makers of this went to, to ensure that it was true to life. There are personal accounts of how it was to at least hear about the case, back in the 60's and 70's, how it affected people and the way they thought about things, including from the director himself. Downey Jr. talks about his performance. This is well-edited and well-paced, the 27 minutes pass without any boredom. It's quite informative, and you get genuine insight into the process of David, and how it was to have the press constantly mentioning the killer while he was active. I recommend this to anyone who is interested in the subject. 7/10


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss This Is Zodiac (2007) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page