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Albert Fish: In Sin He Found Salvation (2007)

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Albert Fish, the horrific true story of elderly cannibal, sadomasochist, and serial killer, who lured children to their deaths in Depression-era New York City. Distorting biblical tales, ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Oto Brezina Oto Brezina ... Albert Fish
Joe Coleman
Bob Dunsworth Bob Dunsworth ... Fredric Wertham M.D. (voice)
Harvey Fisher ... Albert Fish (voice)
Derek Gaspar Derek Gaspar ... Young Albert Fish
Nathan Hall Nathan Hall ... Kedden
Cooney Horvath Cooney Horvath ... Jesus Christ
Tony Jay ... Narrator
Katherine Ramsden Katherine Ramsden ... Herself (as Katherine Ramsland)
Donna Rawlins Donna Rawlins ... Mrs. McDonnell (voice)
Garrett Shriver Garrett Shriver ... St. Sebastian / Isaac
Kasey Skinner Kasey Skinner ... Grace Budd
Ronni Trankel Ronni Trankel ... Grace Budd (voice)
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Albert Fish, the horrific true story of elderly cannibal, sadomasochist, and serial killer, who lured children to their deaths in Depression-era New York City. Distorting biblical tales, Albert Fish takes the themes of pain, torture, atonement and suffering literally as he preys on victims to torture and sacrifice. Includes interviews with artist and Odditorium owner, Joe Coleman, and true-crime author, Katherine Ramsland, Ph.D. Written by Waterfront Productions

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In Sin He Found Salvation


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Language:

English

Release Date:

27 March 2007 (USA) See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Waterfront Productions See more »
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1.33 : 1
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Disappointing Documentary
22 September 2016 | by Michael_ElliottSee all my reviews

Albert Fish: In Sin He Found Salvation (2007)

** (out of 4)

Extremely disappointing documentary from John Borowski who had previously made H.H. HOLMES: AMERICA'S FIRST SERIAL KILLER. This one here takes a look at Albert Fish, a now notorious killer who not only brutally murdered people but he also ate them.

This is part documentary, part re-enacted drama but neither one really works and they certainly don't work together. I was really disappointed with this film because of its extremely slow-pacing, which just kept it from having a very good flow. What really hurt the film is the fact that the narration is way too dramatic for its own good and there's just not too much life to the picture.

There are some some very good moments scattered throughout including a confession that is read, which just shows how crazy and downright creepy this guy was. The film like to go for some shock value as there are well detailed accounts of the cannibalism and the violence towards children.


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