Freeway Killer (2010)

R  |   |  Crime, Drama, Thriller  |  16 February 2010 (USA)
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The true story of William Bonin a California serial killer.



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Credited cast:
William Bonin
Vernon Butts
Det. St. John
Ruth Slobo
Thomas Curtis ...
Billy Pugh
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Pugh's Dad
Keith Bass ...
Prison Guard
Brian (as Thomas DeTrinis)
Sonu Dham ...
Alice Bonin Benton
Stevin Espinoza ...


The true story of William Bonin a California serial killer.

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Based on the horrifying true story of William Bonin See more »


Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for strong brutal violence, some graphic sexuality, drug use and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

16 February 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bonin, az országút gyilkosa  »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Did You Know?


Director John Murlowski got a ticket for shooting the opening montage of a dead body on the side of the highway without a permit. Moreover, that's Murlowski as said body. See more »


When Kyle walks home after fighting with his girlfriend, there's a Toyota Prius parked in the street. See more »

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Pretty good for an off Hollywood flick
7 February 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I don't pretend to be a "reviewer" don't expect fancy jargon. What I can say is that I am, and have been, an avid movie go'er for 32 years. I have seen many movies...the good, the bad...and the ugly. This is actually quite good. The acting is good, especially by the main actor playing the role of William Bonin. It's a very simple movie with no attempts to pretend otherwise. There is a cameo of the actor who played "Henry, portrait of a serial killer"...which in my humble opinion is one of the most visceral serial killer movies of all time. If you are looking for a "B" movie feel, but with very good acting this is a good one. No blood and guts. No Hollywood afterbirth here, just a simple, accurate, and well directed movie about the life of a real serial killer, William Bonin. Enjoy.

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