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Drifter: Henry Lee Lucas (2009)

The true story of serial killer Henry Lee Lucas.

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Henry
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DA Farino
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Becky
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Ottis
Rachel Ferrari ...
Female Victim (as Rachel J. Ferrari)
Kenneth W. Thornton ...
Man in Road (as Kenny Thornton)
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Olivia - Girl in Theater
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Billy - Guy in Theater (as Nino Simone)
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Officer Dollinger
Daniel Tostenson ...
Officer Miner
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Sheriff Larabie
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Viola
Ezra Averill ...
Henry - 8 years old
Thomas Garner ...
Hennessey
Keleigh Averill ...
School Teacher
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The true story of serial killer Henry Lee Lucas.

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Rated R for violence, some aberrant sexuality and language | See all certifications »

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1 April 2009 (USA)  »

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Bloody Serial Killer  »

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$1,500,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

At 14:40 of the movie there is a mugshot of a man on a Clipboard hanging below the map. That is actually a mugshot of the real Henry Lee Lucas. See more »

Goofs

When Henry is receiving shock therapy after his glass eye has been removed the actor's real eyeball is visible. See more »

Connections

References A Streetcar Named Desire (1951) See more »

Soundtracks

Tappin', Snappin' & Clappin'
Written by Dana Ferandelli
Performed by Dana Ferandelli and Jenna Piccolo (as Jenna Sanz-Agero)
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another bad serial killer flick
21 December 2010 | by (Midian) – See all my reviews

Not only horror is my cup of tea but the story behind serial killers does interest me too. But being in the biz for over 15 years I'm mostly not into movies about serial killers. Oh yes, there are some great ones, The Deliberate Stranger (Mark Harmon playing Ted Bundy) for example, still OOP and the other OOP To Catch A Killer (Brian Dennehy playing John Wayne Gacy), and of course Henry:Portrait Of A Serial Killer concerning Henry Lee Lucas (played by Michael Rooker). The movie I just saw also told the story of Henry. But here it's boredom all the way. Were Portrait gives some nasty disturbing scene's (remember the television) this flick just is about, did he kill 3000 persons or not. We see some killings but the blood never flows. We see stabbings in the back, in the neck but the victims never bled. The best part is when Henry and his friend Otis picks up a hitchhiker. What happens next isn't disturbing but is really the best part. The only fact I could agree with is the truth about Henry having an affair with his niece Betty. He did kill his mother but not as stated in this flick. It's sad to see that a flick about two weirdo's doesn't deliver fear.


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