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Dear Mr. Gacy (2010)

 -  Crime | Drama  -  19 February 2010 (USA)
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A chronicle of the interaction between college student Jason Moss and the object of his obsession, serial killer John Wayne Gacy.

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Alex Moss
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Stan
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Butcher Shop Victim
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Desk Guard
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A chronicle of the interaction between college student Jason Moss and the object of his obsession, serial killer John Wayne Gacy.

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Would you write to a serial killer? [Scandinavian DVD.]

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Crime | Drama

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Rated R for disturbing sexual content including graphic dialogue, language throughout and some violence | See all certifications »

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This film is based on the story of Jason Moss, as told by him in the book entitled "The Last Victim". Mr. Moss' recounting of certain events could not be verified. See more »

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If You Aint Got The Money
Performed by Who Are Those Guys
Written by Marty Attridge
Published by Shining Diamond Music
Courtesy of NOMA Music
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6 February 2011 | by (Melbourne, Australia) – See all my reviews

A film based on the book 'the last victim' co-authored by Jason Moss who had an obsession with and was the pen pal of the killer clown John Gacy.

It is a slow, well timed, minimalist, almost art house type film, think it is also directed quite well. It captures the emotional conflicts and feelings of both characters well I thought. Both leads are competent professional character actors. It is quite an interesting subject matter, the film delves into what it would be like for a teenager to correspond with a disturbed sociopath who is incarcerated and finally visit them. It is quite a tragic story that deserved to be told, Sadly Jason took his own life on June 6, 2006, the film states at the end. Anyway I recommend this film


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