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My Friend Dahmer (2017)

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A young Jeffrey Dahmer struggles to belong in high school.

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Freshman Boy (as Zac Brown)
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Freshman Girl
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John 'Derf' Backderf
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Mr. Burlman
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Joyce Dahmer
Brady M.K. Dunn ...
Bossy (as Brady Dunn)
Michael Ryan Boehm ...
Shorty (as Michael Ryan)
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Dave Dahmer
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Neil
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Mike
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Moose
Jake Ingrassia ...
Gooch
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A young Jeffrey Dahmer struggles to belong in high school.

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R for disturbing images, language, teen drug use, drinking and sexual content, and for brief nudity | See all certifications »

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21 April 2017 (USA)  »

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Mój przyjaciel Dahmer  »

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Opening Weekend USA:

$35,545, 5 November 2017, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$1,329,652, 21 January 2018
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My Friend Dahmer was filmed in Jeffery Dahmer's actual childhood home in Bath, Ohio. Revere High school he went to was going to be used for the movie as well, but the school rejected the offer. See more »

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Near the start of the film some one is wearing a shirt that says stagecrafters. Stagecrafters is a acting group run by the mother of the actor that played Dave Dahmer. See more »

Quotes

Lionel Dahmer: You need to be more normal!
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Pretty good. Actually it was more OK
19 November 2017 | by See all my reviews

The understanding of what may have been going through Jeffery Dahmer's head and made him what he is.

No sparks flew from the screen as I watched the film. At first its slow temple was interesting,but the movie got less interesting as time past. By the end I was dozing off like it lost me.

The life of Dahmer was petty normal if you really thing about it. I think that's the point of the movie and it made their point a little too clear.

I got to the point and nothing much more.

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