A haunting exploration of the mind of Sam, a teenager who's on the verge of acting out hidden psychopathic desires.
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Series cast summary:
Simon Bubb ...  Mike 4 episodes, 2017
Harry Capehorn Harry Capehorn ...  James 4 episodes, 2017
Earl Cave ...  Oscar 4 episodes, 2017
Elizabeth Counsell ...  Margaret 4 episodes, 2017
Richard Coyle ...  Peter 4 episodes, 2017
Romola Garai ...  Jenny 4 episodes, 2017
James Greene ...  Bob Franklin 4 episodes, 2017
Karl Johnson ...  Mr. Williams 4 episodes, 2017
Daniel Mays ...  Bill 4 episodes, 2017
T'Nia Miller ...  Lisa 4 episodes, 2017
Lara Peake ...  Chrissy 4 episodes, 2017
Jack Rowan ...  Sam 4 episodes, 2017
Sharon Small ...  Cathy 4 episodes, 2017
Jeany Spark ...  Lauren 4 episodes, 2017
Lolita Chakrabarti ...  Helen Deverill 3 episodes, 2017
Pal Aron Pal Aron ...  Philip 2 episodes, 2017
Gwion Cornish Gwion Cornish ...  Young Sam 2 episodes, 2017
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A haunting exploration of the mind of Sam, a teenager who's on the verge of acting out hidden psychopathic desires.

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English

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20 April 2017 (UK) See more »

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Born to Kill See more »

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Cardiff, Wales, UK

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Very Well Done Psychogical Thriller

This is a very well done thriller. It really captures the workings of the psychopathic mind. The performances are all great. Jack Rowan deserves an award for the charming and sinister, Sam. Romola Garai is great as the mother, slowly realizing her son is a monster. Daniel Mays and Lara Peake also turn in quality performances.The direction and story are tight and keeps you wondering what will happen up to the last minutes of the series. 'Born to Kill' doesn't fall for any psycho-killer cliches, either. It's the story of a burgeoning serial killer and though the situations are tense they remain natural. This is not movie story writing. This is allowing the events to unfold as they would. If you like thrillers that have the feel of True Crime, you will really like this limited series. Highly recommended.


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