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The Secret Life: Jeffrey Dahmer (1993)

Based on the life of notorious serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer, who murdered 17 men and ate many of them before he was caught in 1991.

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David R. Bowen

Writer:

Carl Crew (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Carl Crew ... Jeffrey Dahmer
Cassidy Phillips Cassidy Phillips ... Steven
Donna Stewart Bowen Donna Stewart Bowen ... Mother
Jeanne Bascom Jeanne Bascom ... Grandmother
G-Jo Reed G-Jo Reed ... Steve (as G. Joe Reed)
David Angelis David Angelis ... Bartender #1
Rowdy Jackson Rowdy Jackson ... Richard
Andrew Christian English Andrew Christian English ... Anthony (as Andrew English)
Alex Scott Alex Scott ... Ronald
Laura Tesone Laura Tesone ... Lady in Car
Keith Gearhart Keith Gearhart ... James
Christopher 'CJ' Smith Christopher 'CJ' Smith ... Young Jeffrey Dahmer
Cornelius Williams Cornelius Williams ... Bobby
Rhonno Ket Rhonno Ket ... Sounthome
Todd Fournier Todd Fournier ... Policeman #1
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Based on the life of notorious serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer, who murdered 17 men and ate many of them before he was caught in 1991.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Burbank, California, USA See more »

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Moonlith Films See more »
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Originally intended to be a theatrical feature, but ultimately wound up being released straight to video. See more »

Quotes

Jeffrey Dahmer: So i had this idea... if i would to preserve a part of them. A part of the person, like the skull. Maybe that wouldn't be such a waste. They would be with me, all the time. Like a real friend who was... always there.
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References Bloodsucking Freaks (1976) See more »

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Wired
Written by Laurel Gillespie and Owny Rutledge
Performed by Owny Rutledge
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Great movie
2 August 2008 | by elleinad3303See all my reviews

Hey what do you expect form a very low budget movie!?!? Although I haven't seen "Dahmer" (2002) I can say that following what the media put out about Jeff this is a pretty accurate depiction. I have studied the Jeffrey Dahmer case and learned all I can about this man. This is a low budget movie but it shows the mentality of a serial killer. If you can get past gore and see what the underlying story of a sick mind. I loved this movie! Just brace yourself for low budget and no blood. Its a story as seen through the eyes of a killer and his actions and thoughts from childhood up through his arrest. My favorite line is : "If they had bothered to look in the back seat it might have saved a lot of lives" Enjoy!


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