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[TV] Win Lifetime's Green River Serial Killer Miniseries on DVD

29 April 2011 2:42 AM, PDT | JustPressPlay.net | See recent JustPressPlay news »

Ah, to be a serial killer on the prowl. Good times. Unfortunately, if Criminal Minds has taught us anything, it's that serial killers usually get caught. Especially if Mandy Patinkin is consulted. Lifetime's original miniseries The Capture of the Green River Killer is a 3-hour retelling of the true-story of the titular serial killer's streak of terror in Washington state. The Capture of the Green River Killer stars Tom Cavanagh, Currie Graham, and Amy Davidson and landed on DVD on March 29th from New Video. We've got one copy to give away to a lucky reader. To find out how you can win, just keep reading.

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Told through the eyes of a young runaway, the Lifetime Movie Network miniseries The Capture Of The Green River Killer details how fate, bad luck and unwise choices led to Helen “Hel” Remus’ (Amy Davidson, 8 Simple Rules) encounter with the notorious serial killer. »

- Lex Walker

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[TV] The Capture Of The Green River Killer

2 April 2011 8:55 PM, PDT | JustPressPlay.net | See recent JustPressPlay news »

"Lifetime... television for idiots." - Family Guy

Not quite. While my experiences with the Lifetime channel have been limited, what few products did cross my way were definitely low-grade dramas that failed to impress time and time again. Yes, Lifetime does cater unabashedly to a specific [read: female] audience but with The Capture Of The Green River Killer “original miniseries”, the network takes slow, limp but occasionally confident steps in the right direction. Unfortunately for director Norma Bailey and screenwriter John Pielmeier, whatever tension is injected occasionally into the framework is deflated by the gargantuan and wholly unnecessary running time. At 180 minutes, Green River Killer begs the question of “why?”

A serial killer haunts Seattle – and one man finds himself inextricably drawn into the case, unable to stop crusading for the killer’s identity while hunting for a faceless evil. He gets calls at home, fears for his family’s safety and »

- Mark Zhuravsky

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