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The Hunt for the BTK Killer (2005)

After 31 years at-large, detectives in Wichita, Kansas home in on the serial killer known as BTK.

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Stephen Kay

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Tom Towler (teleplay), Donald Martin (teleplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Robert Forster ... Detective Jason Magida
Michael Michele ... Detective Baines
Maury Chaykin ... Robert Beattie
Mimi Kuzyk ... Mrs. Magida
Gregg Henry ... Dennis Rader
Donna Goodhand Donna Goodhand ... Paula Rader
Michael Filipowich ... Dennis Rader late 20's
Daniel Kash ... Hurst Laviana
Johnie Chase ... Chief Packer
John Dunsworth ... Pastor
Martha Irving Martha Irving ... Mary Baxter
Janaya Stephens ... Mom with Baby
Nigel Bennett ... Detective Zilinski
Hollis McLaren ... Helen
Nancy Regan Nancy Regan ... TV Anchor Madge
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After 31 years at-large, detectives in Wichita, Kansas home in on the serial killer known as BTK.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 October 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Hunt for the BTK Killer See more »

Filming Locations:

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

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1.78 : 1
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Goofs

In the scene where BTK kills Nancy Fox, they show a pack of Marlboro Lights cigarettes and an ashtray with a brown cigarette butt in it on the night stand. However, in the U.S. Marlboro Lights are all white cigarettes, not brown. See more »

Quotes

Hurst Laviana: He's back, Jason. The damn bogeyman is back.
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Chilling
19 February 2019 | by trafficbabe2000See all my reviews

I found it to be a chilling portrayal if BTK. Robert Forster was great and btk actor was on point. No oscar worthy, but better than everything else out there.


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