Decorated homicide detective Ray Archer (Al Pacino) and his partner, criminal profiler Will Ruiney, (Karl Urban) are tasked to catch one of the city's notoriously vicious serial killers who is playing a twisted version of murder using the child's game - HANGMAN, while crime journalist Christi Davies (Brittany Snow) reports on the crime spree, shadowing the detectives.
Did You Know?
The crimes of the killer in this film were inspired by the paper & pencil guessing game, Hangman. See more
Dispatch calls Detective Ruiney to Bancroft Elementary where he finds a body, but later while talking to Detective Archer, he refers to it as Wayward Elementary. See more
Have you noticed anything out of the ordinary?
There's a letter carved into her chest.
A game of Hangman.
House of the Rising Sun
Written by A V Malcolm, Brian Johnson
, B Gibson & T Hill
Performed by Geordie
featuring Brian Johnson
Published by Associated Music International Ltd (PRS)
Mastered at Red Bus Studios, London
Executive Producer Eliot M Cohen See more